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Mosquito Shield comes to West Suburban Chicago

Innovative residential mosquito control franchise marks Mosquito Shield’s first foray into Illinois Mosquito Shield Franchise Corporation has announced the signing of its first-ever Illinois location. Mosquito Shield of West Suburban Chicago is set to begin operation in the Spring of 2019. Mosquito Shield was founded in 2001 to fill the need for an effective and affordable residential mosquito and tick treatment.  The company developed Mosquito Protection Barrier™(MPB), a patent pending spray that rids properties of the existing mosquito population and builds a barrier around that property for a virtually mosquito-free environment. MPB includes FlexBlend, the industry’s only intelligent spray-blend technology…. Read more »

Mosquito Shield Franchise Corporation expands with new Midwest franchise

First Illinois-based franchise will begin operations in 2019. NORTH ATTLEBORO_ Mosquito Shield Franchise Corporation continued its expansion in the Midwest with its first-ever Illinois operation; Mosquito Shield of West Suburban Chicago. As the leader in residential mosquito and tick control services, Mosquito Shield has now grown to 55 franchises in 26 states. “We are excited about the growth opportunities in the Midwest for mosquito and tick control,” said Michael Moorhouse, Vice President of Franchise Development. “Opening the West Suburban Chicago franchise gives us a foothold in a very desirable territory. This is just the first. There are other prime markets… Read more »

Don’t let your summer party be a bust! Expect the unexpected at your event.

Tips for hosting an amazing outdoor party in summer that all of your guests will enjoy. Lots of planning goes into your summer events, and sometimes some key elements of preparation can fall through the cracks. We shared a few tips for helping you host a safer summer event earlier this month, and now we want to share some ideas to prepare for the things you may not have thought of! Tips: Plan ahead: The worst thing that can happen at your event is that no one can make it. You have to expect that your guests will be incredibly… Read more »

BBQ Season is here: Tips to Plan a Safer & Fun Outdoor Event

Prepare your property for summer guests   Grad parties, weddings, birthday parties, Father’s Day  — the list goes on and on. No matter what your summer event will be, you will want it to be a success! Use this list to help keep your events safer for all of your guests so you can focus on relaxation, conversation, and soaking up the sun. Stay hydrated Being in the sun all day can sneak up on guests and leave people feeling woozy. Keep plenty of bottles and pitchers of water easily accessible at several stations. Don’t get burned Set up centerpieces… Read more »

May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month

Learn the facts about Lyme Disease and strategies to help avoid it   May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month and this is the perfect opportunity to learn the facts about this serious bacterial infection. Lyme Disease is carried by Blacklegged Ticks (often called deer ticks) and although not all blacklegged ticks carry Lyme Disease, we believe it is important to understand the seriousness of the disease, recognize its symptoms, and employ strategies to keep tick interactions to a minimum. What is Lyme Disease? Lyme Disease is an inflammatory disease transmitted by ticks characterized by a rash, headache, fever, and chills…. Read more »