Our Most Frequently Asked Questions
Spray Service Treatments
What is Pyrethrum?
MosquitoTech uses an EPA-registered pyrethrum solution designed for mosquito misting & spraying applications. This water-based solution is biodegradable and leaves no long-term residue. Pyrethrum is a fast acting, highly effective botanical insecticide created from the extract of chrysanthemum flowers. Pyrethrum is naturally derived, biodegradable, and powerful. The perfect combination for a safe, effective solution.
How long does The Spray Treatment last?
The Popular Botanical Spray Treatment lasts 3 to 4 weeks. We recommend retreating at least every 4 weeks.
Does rain effect the spray treatment?
As long as it does not rain within 45 minutes of a treatment, there should be no impact of the effectiveness to the treatment.
What is Misting vs Spraying?
Misting uses a flushing technique that mists from nozzles installed arounfd the perimeter of your yard
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MosquitoTech Smart Mist™ System
Does the Mosquitotech Smart Mist™ Work?
Yes - it works so well that we guarantee it.
How does the system work to stop mosquitoes?
A licensed MosquitoTech professional
works with you to create a customized MosquitoTech System and misting schedule to fit your home and your family's lifestyle. Once installed, the system applies a fine mistof a pyrethrum solution to eliminate mosquitoes and other biting insects on contact.
What is Pyrethrum?
Pyrethrum is a natural insecticide derived from the chrysanthemum flower. MosquitoTech uses an EPA-registered pyrethrum solution designed for mosquito misting applications. This water-based solutionis biodegradable and leaves no long-term residue.
How safe is the MosquitoTech Misting System?
This system uses a biodegradable, natural pyrethrum solution that the EPA has determined to be safe and effective for controlling mosquitoes.
Can a MosquitoTech Misting System stop diseases like West Nile and Zika?
No system can prevent every bite, but the MosquitoTech System controls the adult population, significantly reducing exposure to harmful pests.
What type of guarantee do you offer on the system?
We offer the industry's longest 100% guarantee on all MosquitoTech Systems we install. If you are unsatisfied for any reason during the first 90 days your system is installed, we will refund the entire cost of the system.