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mosquito misting system safety

Imagine being able to enjoy your yard, patio and pool with your family and friends without having to worry about being overwhelmed by mosquitoes, gnats, biting flies or other flyng pests.

With our mosquito misting systems your safety and your families safety are issues that are addressed by the many features of a MistAway Mosquito Misting System.

Bug Off Mister can design, install and maintain your mosquito misting system so it is completely worry-free for you.  Your Mosquito Misting Systems works automatically or with a handheld remote and provides worry free outdoor mosquito control. You'll never again have to spray your kids with messy repellents, or have to remember to fog your backyard before an evening cookout.

With our mosquito misting system installed in your backyard you can rest assured that the various features including anti-siphoning, the ability to detect leaks, wind sensor, as well as the ability to manage multiple zones make for a hassle-free and safer mosquito misting experience.

Our misting systems use botanical-based insecticides.

The misting unit's electronic controller is programmed to automatically initiate a 30 - 60 second mosquito-killing mist around dawn and again at dusk, when the mosquitoes are most active and other beneficial insects - like bees and butterflies - are not.

Natural pyrethrin and synthetic permethrin are the most common formulations used in misting-based mosquito treatment. They are among the least poisonous insecticides to mammals, and are important ingredients in products commonly found in most homes, like household aerosols and pet shampoos.

While they are low in toxicity to people and pets, it is not a good idea to come into close or frequent direct contact with the mist. Inhalation can cause respiratory problems (coughing, wheezing, etc.) and skin contact can cause a rash or itching. That's why on every Mist Away Mosquito Misting System, you'll see a Caution sign that reads "Do not mist in the presence of people, pets or food."

The U.S. EPA has recently published its findings (read more about what the EPA says about mosquito misting systems safety here) of a review of pyrethrin and permethrin a used in automated residential mosquito misting systems:

Based on its assessment, using toxicity data and exposure estimates, EPA does not expect risks of concern to humans when these chemicals are used in outdoor residential systems according to labeling specific for use in these systems. However, excessive use or accidents may pose risks. No pesticide should be regarded as 100% risk free.