Happy Holidays from MosquitoNix

Mosquitoes are one of the most common pests that homeowners across American experience. Mosquitoes can disrupt your peace of mind and leave behind painful and itchy bites. Unfortunately, mosquitoes are also a potential health hazard for many people. It stands to reason that you’ll want to treat any mosquito infestations promptly. Below is some basic…

The Deadliest Creature in the World

You might feel pretty sheltered from seriously threatening animals these days, but some parts of the world harbor some pretty dangerous creatures. In the waters off the coast of Australia, virtually invisible box jellyfish trail 15 stinging tentacles that are capable of stopping the heart in minutes. In eastern Africa, the black mamba, which reaches…

Top Places Mosquitoes Breed

Homeowners in Charleston often have the impression that mosquitoes are everywhere and that little can be done to reduce their population levels. The reality, however, is that mosquito problems can be stamped out if the breeding grounds that the mosquitoes use to reproduce are eliminated. The life expectancy of most mosquitoes is less than a…

Is Zika Still an Issue in Charleston?

The Zika virus has instilled fear in many people since it first hit the United States sometime between 2013 and 2015. This malignant virus originated in the Zika forest of Uganda and was discovered by researchers in 1947. It’s a serious concern among the world population, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has…