Helpful Do It Yourself Tips and Tricks

Spring/ Summer Tips for tick control around the house

With Spring and Summer brings ticks. A few techniques can help control tick populations around the house:

Remove leaf litter around yard

Clear tall grasses and brush at the edges of the lawn and mow regularly to keep grass short

Create a barrier between wooded areas and lawn

Bag grass clippings

Remove old furniture, trash and other debris that can give ticks a place to hide

Use tick repellent when headed into wooded areas