Is Tick Control Manageable in Large Yards?

Tick Control - Greenskeeper Lawn CareWithout the proper care, various pests can creep and crawl onto your property. Ticks are particularly dangerous. They’re hard to detect and carry serious diseases, like Lyme disease. If you have a large yard and are in an area that’s at high risk for ticks, then you might be wondering what you can do to repel these tiny pests. You can’t possibly keep your whole lawn protected from ticks—can you?
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Why is it Important to Treat Lawns for Ticks?

Why is it Important to Treat Lawns for Ticks - Greenskeeper Lawn CareYou probably don’t need us to tell you that ticks are bad news. Best-case scenario, they are creepy little critters that can easily hitchhike into your house on a human or a pet, and they can be very hard to remove from skin. Worst-case scenario, these tiny bugs can cause debilitating, lifelong illness. If you have animals or you live in a wooded location, tick treatment for your yard could be a crucial way to keep your family and pets safe this summer.

You probably already know that you need to check yourself, your children, and your pets for ticks after being outside in a tick infested area. This is a tedious process, and it’s even more tedious if you do find a tick—those things are hard to remove! If everyone would treat lawns for ticks, then these unwanted guests would be a much smaller problem.
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