Mosquito Control & Spray Service

Effective Mosquito Control & Spray Treatment

Do you need to get rid of your annoying mosquito problem in Ontario?  Our  Mosquito Control will do just that.

Our special, effective formula is proven to help significantly reduce your annoying pests so you can enjoy your backyard. This mosquito control formula:

  • Is kid safe
  • Is pet safe
  • Uses non-toxic natural repellents
  • Uses synthetic no-odour products
  • Is applied by our licensed mosquito and biting fly and structural exterminators
  • Is approved for use by Health Canada.

Reduce the Number of Mosquitoes in your Yard

Our mosquito spray treatment has been shown to reduce the mosquitoes in your yard up to 90% when part of a comprehensive 5 visit treatment plan.

This mosquito control service repels these bugs in your Ontario yard for up to 21 days!

How Much Does it Cost?

You can get season long (all summer) relief for as low as only $444.75+tax* (for lot sizes up to 10,000 square feet).  Contact us for a quick, free quote for your property.

(*prepaid, with your Pro. Package lawn care program customer discount applied of -$10 off per service. Reg. $494.75)

Enjoy a yard this summer without the threat of nasty mosquito bites.

How Does Your Mosquito Spray Work?

Treatment normally involves spraying your property and surrounding landscape (shrubbery, trees, long grass, under decks and other hot spots) with our special formula approximately every 3 weeks (depending on the weather- amount of rainfall we have in Ontario that year).

We use 2 different mosquito control products depending on the situation.

Option 1 [most popular]: This mosquito barrier treatment utilizes a synthetic product that is similar to what is derived from the extract of chrysanthemum plants and kills mosquitoes on contact.  The product is commonly what is used for regular flea control in pets and head lice shampoos.

Option 2: Our natural formula alternative contains a concentrated garlic oil that mosquitoes are over ten thousand times more sensitive to then humans!  The odour dissipates within 24-48 hours, but the mosquitoes still know!

Why Should I Worry About Mosquitoes in Ontario?

Mosquito Control in Toronto, ON and the Greater Toronto Area by LawnSavers

You’re not welcome Mosquito!

Mosquitoes in Ontario, Canada are known to carry the West Nile Virus which is transmitted to animals and humans while they bite you to take your blood.  Ticks are another health issue as they are well-known to carry the bacteria that can cause Lyme Disease.  We can help with those too!

Read more about other known vectors that keep mosquitoes top of mind but not yet known as a serious threat in colder climates like Canada such as Zika Virus, Chikungunya and Dengue.  Maclean’s magazine published an article in February 2016 stating that there is not enough study done to know if mosquitoes found in Southern Ontario can carry the Zika Virus!)

Get Rid of Mosquitoes for Special Events

In addition to our season-long treatment program, our Mosquito Control treatment is also a great service to begin before your special event; Outdoor Weddings, Graduation Parties, Barbecues, Pool Parties etc.!  Starting early is the best defense.

Call LawnSavers today for a fast and FREE quote over the phone.


How to Prevent Mosquitos in Your Ontario Yard

Professional Membership in the American Mosquito Association

LawnSavers: Member of the AMCA

LawnSavers is a part of the American Mosquito Control Association.  We Encourage You to Remember the 3 D’s to Mosquito Prevention:

  • DUMP and DRAIN: Eliminate standing water where mosquitoes can breed
  • DUSK and DAWN:  Stay indoors when mosquitoes are most active
  • DEFEND: Prevent mosquito bites by wearing approved insect repellents

Mosquito Prevention Tips you can use:

  • Empty birdbaths (mosquito larvae only need 1 cup of water to live)
  • Check your eaves-troughs and gutters (water standing in gutters out of sight is a perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes
  • Sandboxes, often have liners that trap water (poke holes in the liner or allow for drainage)
  • Check your tarps, If they are sagging and collecting water, you have a perfect spot for mosquitoes to multiply
  • Kids toys left around the yard very often collect just enough water to breed mosquitoes.
  • Frisbees and sporting goods are big culprits to catch water.
  • Planters often come with water saucers underneath them that collect water


How long does it take to do the treatment?

Most properties in Ontario take about 10-20 minutes to treat. Larger properties can take longer depending on the amount and density of shrubbery.  We treat starting from the house out towards the yard, spraying under decks, siding, into shrubs and trees and other natural mosquito resting spots.  We avoid flowers to protect the bees.  We inspect the property for other mosquito hangouts and traveling points to make sure we are extra thorough.  The result is a barrier of protection around your yard.

Is every property in Ontario a good candidate to be sprayed for mosquitoes?

Unfortunately no.  Mosquitoes have very specific habits during the day and night, including how they travel to a host for their blood meal.  To provide value in our service, your yard should have a moderate amount of vegetation and dark hiding spaces like decks or trees.  Not every property is a good candidate. Call us and we can evaluate your property over the phone using special satellite imagery.

How does the 100% organic product work?

Uses concentrated garlic oil.  This treatment tends to be a shorter control period, and is more of a repellent than mosquito killer.

Does it have a strong odour?

Garlic Oil has a very strong odour for the first few hours up to a day or two, before disappearing altogether.  The traditional spray has no detectable odour whatsoever.

Do you spray the grass?

No mosquitoes don’t tend to congregate in grass that is mowed regularly.  They are attracted to tall grass usually over 10-12″ in length that you would see in an unkempt field. Mosquitoes love damp and shady areas.

Do I need to be home?

Nope, just please leave the pets inside please.

How does the Barrier Treatment for mosquitoes work?

Mosquitoes work a lot different than most people think.  They tend to avoid the wind and hides in plants and trees during the day.  During the day they tend to feed on plant nectar. They come out at dusk when the wind dies down looking for a blood meal (females). Mosquitoes search out the scent of people but they tend to hop from place to place (normally at least 4-5 times) before finding an animal or person.  when they land on these leaf or other surfaces, they will come into contact with the product that will destroy them on contact.

Are the technicians licensed?

Yes, we hold a Ministry of Environment Operators Licence and an additional licence classification called “Mosquito/Biting Flies” which governs the use of exterminating adult and larvae form of mosquitoes on land and water.

What types of mosquitoes do we have in Southern Ontario?

There are 2 main genera called ‘Aedes’ and ‘Culex’ that live in Ontario.  Both contribute to the almost 3500 species of mosquitoes. Aedes are known to be aggressive day biters, while Culex mainly come out after dusk and bite through the night.

TRIVIA: What is the ‘bump’ called that is caused by a mosquito bite?

It is called a “wheal”.  After a mosquito bites you, they leave a protein under the skin that activates ‘histamines’ in your body that try to fight it off.  Mosquitoes can easily insert there proboscis several times into your skin before they find a suitable capillary under the skin in which to extract a blood meal.


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Date: 2016-12-30

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    The province of Ontario in addition to many provinces and states have designated Pest Control Exterminators as ‘essential services’.  (we dont take this responsibility lightly)

    Our Professional, Ontario-licenced Service Technicians work alone in their own assigned, sanitized-daily service vehicles.  Our service treatments are outside which means we are not in contact with the general public or others during our daily duties as part of our standard operating procedures.

    Our professional and uniformed staff wear protective safety equipment including gloves and eye protection, and keep our selves and our vehicles clean and sanitized as regular daily safety measures. As always, LawnSavers provides your service information/invoice after each visit to our clients through email to reduce paper and also contact.

    Our service normally includes knocking on doors before service  as a courtesy to let our clients know we are on your property and to discuss specific client needs. However, this contact method will be suspended indefinitely during this time.  We will still advise you the day before service by email, and we will also send email reports right after each visit with customized notes and directions (as always). If you would like to talk about service, a friendly Customer Success Representative is just a phone call away.

    Spring turf and tree growth won’t wait, and weeds and insect pests don’t either!  It is important for us to continue timely treatments to promote a thick green and healthy lawn that can fight off pests proactively during the season so you can enjoy your home and outdoor environment.
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