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How Large Should the Nozzle Holes Be?

Mr. Mist Systems offers six orifice sizes in their nozzles for our custom misting system applications.  This gives us a lot of flexibility to deliver the proper amount of mist for any of our mist system installation applications.

The .004”/.1mm nozzle is the smallest nozzle orifice available and great for high humidity environments. This nozzle […]

By |June 15th, 2016|Buy Online, Mist Cooling Systems & Supplies|Comments Off on How Large Should the Nozzle Holes Be?

Why Are Some People More Attractive to Mosquitoes than Others?

For many of our customers at Mr. Mist Systems there is usually one person in the household that gets bit more than the others in the household. Lab studies show that as many as 30-50% of people are attractors of mosquitoes. Why do these people seem to be magnets for mosquitoes? Researchers have been working […]

By |June 12th, 2016|Insect Misting Systems, Installation & Service, Mosquito Spray Treatments|Comments Off on Why Are Some People More Attractive to Mosquitoes than Others?

Flash Evaporation + Convective Cooling = Great Cooling

“Flash evaporation” occurs when super fine mist is sprayed into the air and the air temperature decreases.  This is caused by the water absorbing the heat energy in the air.  This process is most efficient and has a lesser chance of getting the environment around it wet if each water droplet is as small as […]

By |May 15th, 2016|Installation & Service, Mist Cooling System Rentals, Mist Cooling Systems|Comments Off on Flash Evaporation + Convective Cooling = Great Cooling

Insecticide vs Green Solutions for Misting Systems

If you are considering having an outdoor insect control misting system installed in an area they need to ask themselves what type of solution is best for them.

Mr. Mist Systems offers the use of a number of types of insecticides which are all pyrethroid based solutions that are water based emulsifiable concentrates.  Riptide and Vampyre […]

By |May 10th, 2016|Buy Online, Insect Misting Systems, Insect Misting Systems & Supplies, Installation & Service|Comments Off on Insecticide vs Green Solutions for Misting Systems

Mist Cooling in Humid and Arid Environments

Cooling Efficiency Relative Humidity is the amount of moisture in the air compared to the amount of moisture the air could absorb at the same temperature.  This is a crucial factor in determining the cooling potential of the environment in the presence of humidity.   The lower the relative humidity the greater the amount of water […]

By |May 9th, 2016|Mist Cooling Systems, Mist Cooling Systems & Supplies|Comments Off on Mist Cooling in Humid and Arid Environments

West Nile Virus

 

What Is West Nile Virus? 

West Nile virus (WNV) is a potentially serious illness. Experts believe WNV is established as a seasonal epidemic in North America that flares up in the summer and continues into the fall. This fact sheet contains important information that can help you recognize and prevent West Nile virus.

What Are the […]

By |May 8th, 2016|Mosquito Spray Treatments|Comments Off on West Nile Virus

What is Permethrin?

Permethrin is a broad spectrum synthetic pyrethroid insecticide. Permethrin has been around since the 1970’s and is widely used today in public health, home pest control, forestry, agriculture and head lice control. Permethrin is used against a number of pests, on nut, fruit, vegetable, cotton, ornamental, mushroom, potato and cereal crops. It is used in […]

By |March 20th, 2016|Buy Online, Insect Misting Systems, Insect Misting Systems & Supplies, Installation & Service|Comments Off on What is Permethrin?

What is the difference in a low, mid and high pressure mist system?

For custom, automated misting systems there are three different pressure levels that are pertinent to the many applications that can be offered.

Low pressure systems (50-90 PSI) run directly off of a water faucet coming from a building.  These do not need a pump to increase the pressure.  An example of this system is the misting […]

By |March 18th, 2016|Buy Online, Installation & Service, Mist Cooling System Rentals, Mist Cooling Systems, Mist Cooling Systems & Supplies|Comments Off on What is the difference in a low, mid and high pressure mist system?

What is in a Mosquito Control Spray Treatment?

A mosquito control spray treatment is when a backpack sprayer unit is used to blow a solution mix onto structures and vegetation that mosquitoes will land on.  This application is administered for the purpose of giving the owner of the property great mosquito control. It may be administered for a one time treatment or on […]

By |February 13th, 2016|Mosquito Spray Treatments|Comments Off on What is in a Mosquito Control Spray Treatment?