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2019 season is here!

Customers are asking “when are you coming out to treat?” Our Tick Shield customers should see us in the next couple of weeks. This tick season is predicted to be one of the worst on record and we are ready! For optimum mosquito control, we need foliage. As soon as the leaves start to pop, we will be on site. Don’t hesitate to call us if you’ve got some foliage. While we do continually monitor the region, each property is unique and you may be ready for a treatment ahead of some others. We are looking forward to another great… Read more »

West Nile virus found in Western Mass

West Nile Virus has been found recently in many Western Massachusetts towns There is a lot of press about the Zika virus. People have forgotten about West Nile virus. West Nile is more of an immediate threat. There are other mosquito-born disease out there. West Nile virus, EEE, and dengue fever are some.  All can have a significant impact on your health and the health of your loved ones.. Quite frankly, here in Western Mass and Northern Connecticut we are far more likely to contract one those viruses than the Zika virus. Mosquito Shield and West Nile Virus featured on the… Read more »

Mosquito control solution for Westfield, Agawam, Belchertown, and beyond

Looking for a Mosquito Control Solution for Westfield, Agawam, Belchertown, and beyond? Mosquito Shield is the answer. 2018 marks our fifth year as the region’s preferred mosquito control company. Don’t settle for treatments once a month or every 21 days. At Mosquito Shield we schedule you every 14 days from May through October and include free service calls if necessary. Call us now at (413) 642-6747 to schedule your season long service. The Mosquito Shield Difference Mosquito Shield is different from any other mosquito control solution company for several reasons 10 to 17 days treatment schedule with the flexibility to… Read more »

Mosquito Shield discount 2018

Mosquito Shield has entered into our PrePay promotion for 2018. Our PrePay promotion offers the biggest discounts of the year. We give our current Mosquito Shield customers $100 off of the Full Season Service Plan. We offer our Tick Shield customers $50 off the Full Season Tick Service Plan. Signing up early has its advantages. For example, our customer get priority routing, they don’t have to monitor the weather to determine when to start service (we take care of that). Most of all, there is the savings. It is a reward we offer to our current Mosquito Shield customers because… Read more »

Mosquito elimination at the WMass Home Show – Getting ready for the 2017 season

Getting ready for mosquito elimination season Mosquito elimination season is almost here. How do we know? Because the Western Mass Home Show is right around the corner. We will be there. Before we get to the Home Show, there is some work to be done. We are printing up brochures, testing discount promo codes, and editing a new informational video. Mosquito control is as much about educating the consumer as it is about killing mosquitoes. The home show allows us to do that in a face-to-face setting. We get to talk to customers about their unique circumstances and how to… Read more »

Backyard mosquito treatment in winter

Winter in Westfield With snow blanketing the ground and temps in the teens here in Westfield, backyard mosquito treatment shouldn’t be an issue. However, we all know that mosquitoes “over-winter” That means mosquito eggs will hatch at the first sign of warm weather. We recently completed a “pre-pay” campaign with our customers. Current customers had the chance to pay in advance for next season. While this comes with a sizable discount, there are other advantages to setting up your service in advance. First, it is one less thing to worry about when spring arrives. You will be busy with cleaning…. Read more »

West Nile Virus in Ludlow

West Nile Virus has been found in Ludlow, Chicopee, and according to a report today, Springfield. There has been so much attention paid to the Zika virus in the past few months that people have forgotten about West Nile. There are other mosquito-born disease out there. West Nile virus, EEE, and dengue fever all can have a significant impact on your health. Quite frankly, here in Western Mass and Northern Connecticut we are far more likely to contract one those viruses than the Zika virus. We were featured on Western Mass News today. The discussion was about the West Nile… Read more »

Mosquito techs in your yard

Who is in your backyard? Now that we are halfway through the season, we though it might be a good idea to let you know who has been walking around in your backyard. Mosquito Shield of Western Mass and Northern CT employs four full-time techs that will regularly be on your property. Because you have trusted us with access to your yard, we feel its important for you to know who we are. All of our techs are licensed in Massachusetts. Two also carry Connecticut licenses and are the primary techs for our Northern Connecticut properties. Jeremy Tanguay – Jeremy… Read more »

Mosquito alert in Western Mass

There is a mosquito alert in Western Mass and Northern Connecticut. This one doesn’t come from a government agency. It comes from us. For the first time in three years, I saw a mosquito in my yard. The experience pointed out to me the strength of our product and service. There were three mosquitoes that gathered around our porch on Saturday night. We treat the foliage around the porch, the railings, and the gutter line. At first, I was surprised to see them and little bit concerned. Is the mosquito population that bad already that this trio of miscreants was… Read more »