Why Flea and Tick Prevention Services are So Important This Season

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Dog lying in green grassThe weather is heating up, enticing Atlantans to head outside and enjoy their patios, porches, and yards (while safely social distancing, of course). We’re all sick of being stuck inside, and the warm spring days are beckoning us out for a little boost of vitamin D. 

As the coronavirus pandemic rages on, it’s more important than ever to make sure those outdoor living spaces are safe and enjoyable for you, your family, and your pets. Unfortunately, warm weather also means that it’s flea and tick season. So, how can you get outside for some much-needed R&R without the bites? 

We’ve got you covered with flea and tick lawn treatments by Simply Green. Keep reading to learn more about this invaluable Atlanta lawn care service and why you should give us a call to schedule yours today!

Fleas and Ticks: More Than a Nuisance

If your family includes a dog, cat, or other furry friend, you’re probably on the lookout for the excessive scratching and biting caused by fleas. Pet owners who have dealt with fleas or ticks know that it’s a huge hassle… But what many may not know is that fleas and ticks are not only annoying, they’re also potential carriers of viral and bacterial diseases that can be dangerous for pets and people. 

In addition to itchy bites, rashes, swelling, and skin irritation, fleas can carry serious diseases like typhus, the bubonic plague, and lymphoreticulosis, more commonly known as “cat scratch disease.” Ticks are also prolific carriers of disease, able to infect their victims with everything from Lyme disease and tularemia to Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and anaplasmosis. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), illnesses from mosquito, tick and flea bites are on the rise across the U.S., causing homeowners to look for new solutions to protect themselves from these serious illnesses. 

How to Protect Your Family and Pets from Fleas and Ticks

At Simply Green, we’re known for offering high quality lawn care services across Atlanta, but we do more than just make landscaping look good; we can also help you protect your family with preventative flea and tick lawn treatments. Here’s how it works: 

Our prevention service consists of 2 applications—one during the spring and one during the summer. These treatments significantly reduce the presence of these pests, leaving you to enjoy your outdoor spaces worry-free! 

If you’re ready to make the most of your outdoor living spaces this summer, give us a call at 770-923-0387, email us at [email protected], or use our easy online form to request a consultation and estimate

Sign up for flea and tick prevention service today and prepare for warm-weather fun without the worry.

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