Summer is synonymous with many things: baseball, fireworks and unfortunately, mosquitoes, which can ruin a summer barbecue faster than a rotten hamburger. But they can also transmit serious diseases including West Nile virus and malaria, and can expose dogs to heartworm. The good news is you don’t have to run for cover every time the sun goes down. With a little preventive maintenance and monitoring, you can gain the upper hand on mosquitoes.
This infographic from Angie’s List will show you how to prevent these pests from breeding in your yard.