Frequently Asked questions
Can I start the program anytime?
Yes, you can start anytime. But, we do recommend treatments between April through October for the most effective coverage and best results
Do you offer discounts for veterans?
Thank you for your service! Yes, we offer discounts for ALL military and first responders
Do I need to be home for the treatments?
No, As long as your pets are inside and your gates are unlocked we will treat your property
How will I know when the technician has sprayed my property?
Your technician will leave a sign on your front lawn so you will know your property has been treated. You will receive a reminder email the day before each visit. You will also get an email following your treatment that will include the date and time of your service as well as any notes as needed
Do I need to keep my kids and pets inside during and after spraying?
We recommend children and pets remain indoors during the treatment and for at least thirty minutes after the treatment is complete in order to allow the product to dry
Can I get a one time treatment for a special event?
Of course, no one wants to be bothered by those nutty mosquitoes
do you service commercial accounts?
Yes, Our barrier sprays are great solutions for outdoor businesses, playgrounds, summer camps, parks, public pools, sports fields and outdoor wedding venues, just to name a few
Is the treatment effective against any other pests?
Yes, our treatments are effective against other pests such as ticks and fleas. It will also help reduce insects such as flies and gnats
Is there an all natural treatment option?
Yes, we offer an all natural option
What if it rains after my yard has been treated?
As long as the treatment has had adequate time to dry after the application, approximately thirty minutes, rain should not affect the effectiveness of the treatment
Will the treatment affect my fish pond or swimming pool?
The product we use will affect fish, but has no affect on swimming pools. Our technicians are trained to treat around fish ponds and swimming pools without affecting these areas
Are your technicians licensed?
Yes, our technicians are fully licensed in the states of Rhode Island and Massachusetts
How effective is the treatment?
There is no treatment that can offer 100% protection from all mosquitoes and ticks. Our goal is to manage, control and prevent mosquitoes and ticks in your outside space. Our synthetic treatment is between 90-95% effective
When does your program start and end?
At The Nutty Mosquito we don't just treat for mosquitoes. We manage, control and prevent mosquitoes and ticks during the season. For full and best coverage our program begins April 1st and concludes in October. The season is weather dependent, some seasons may be longer or shorter
How frequently do you need to treat my property?
We will treat your property approximately every 2-3 weeks for best results