FAQ

What to Know Regarding Mosquito Misting Systems

Frequently asked questions

What is the Xtreme Pest Mosquito management system?


The Mosquito misting system automatically sprays a fine mist of Pyrethrum-based insecticide at pre-set times each day. The system kills and repels mosquitoes around pools, patios, porches - even areas as large as your entire yard.




What makes a misting system the best answer to my mosquito problems?


To quote many Xtreme customers “It Works.” With the help of some of the country’s leading entomologists and pest management professionals; Xtreme pest uses the most complete line of misting equipment available. For the most up to date features in misting and system design, along with installation by true professionals, Xtreme Pest is the answer.




What type of insecticide will be used?


More than likely, a product containing Pyrethrum will be used. Your Xtreme Pest professional advisor will provide you with detailed information on the product selected for your system and its approved usage.




If I do not cancel my appointment within 24 hours will there be a charge?


Yes there will be a fee of 1/2 of the total cost for the service(s) scheduled.




Does misting with Pyrethrum kill mosquitoes?


Yes, delivered in the dosages prescribed for the Misting system, pyrethrum insecticide is lethal to adult mosquitoes.




How long will it take to install the system?


There are many variables that determine the length of time needed to install a system. A typical system can be installed in 4-8 hrs; however more complex systems can take several days.




When will I notice a reduction in mosquitoes?


Mosquito control begins working the moment the system is activated.




How often will the System need a refill?


That will depend upon the number of nozzles, the number of misting cycles per day and the length of each misting cycle, along with the number of times that you manually activate a cycle. Your Xtreme professional can calculate usage based upon pre-programmed misting cycles and anticipated manual usage.





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