TIP: Angle / Tilt items so they won’t catch rainwater.
TOSS: Dispose of debris, leaves and tires that can hold or hide small pools of water.
TURN: Turn over items that may hold water.
TARPS: Must be stretched tight so they don’t hold water.
TREAT: Use chemical treatment methods where the above methods don’t work or aren’t possible.
*Please note that the City of Roanoke does not provide any insect pest abatement or prevention services. If you’ve tried the 5 T’s and are still having trouble, you may want to seek professional assistance.For more information including prevention tips, please visit the following links: