FIGHTtheBITE Texas Mosquito Control A custom mosquito misting system from TEXAS MOSQUITO CONTROL will improve your life by greatly reducing mosquitoes eas ticks ies wasps and spiders from invading your yard. automatic mosquito misting systems Call 972.248.3373 or email infotexasmosquitocontrol.com texasmosquitocontrol.com FREE Consultation 100 OFF installation for Good Life Family Readers Dont Let Mosquitoes Take a Bite Out of Your Outdoor Fun Mosquito bites can be more than just a pesky itchy spot. West Nile Virus and the Zika Virus are just two of the mosquito- borne diseases that are dominating the news. Some means of mosquito control is essential if you want to improve the comfort of your family and protect them from disease during the summer months. Here are a few quick tips for reducing your risk of contracting West Nile Virus. Preventing mosquito bites is the best way to avoid being infected with the West Nile Virus so remember the Four Ds Drain DuskDawn Dress and DEET. DRAIN standing water in your yard and neighborhood. Standing water can be found in swimming pools that are not kept clean ponds pet watering dishes birdbaths potted plants old tires empty containers toys and clogged rain gutters. DUSK DAWN are the times of day you should stay indoors while mosquitoes are most active. DRESS in long-sleeved shirts and wear long pants when you are outside. Wear white or light colors as dark colors attract insects. Spray thin clothing with insect repellent. Avoid flowery perfumes to keep from being mistaken for nectar in a flower. DEET N N-diethyl-m-toluamide is an important ingredient to look for when you buy insect repellent. If you want to avoid the chemicals try oil of lemon eucalyptus or another chemical-free repellent. Source ABCNews.Com Consider Installing an Automatic Misting System A highly effective mosquito control for your yard is an automated mosquito misting system. The system sprays a fine mist on and under the foliage around your yard from a number of nozzlessetaround your property fed from containers that automatically operate at timed intervals when mosquitoes tend to be active early morning dusk and evening creating a perimeter that is deadly to these insects and other flying pests. Our childrens friends pretty much lived in our backyardbecause it wasnt overrun with mosquitoes. Welovebeing the gathering spot for neighborhoodget-togethers and I want my clients to have that same feeling. - Mark Kellner owner of Texas Mosquito Control on why he is passionateabouthis automatic misting systems Get a Homeowners Mosquito Control Checklist from the City of Dallas at www.dallascityhall.com.