Tips For Getting The Most Out Of Pest Control Services


If you have determined that there is some type of unwanted critters making a home in your home, you may need to contact a pest control company to evict them. Unfortunately, this is not always as easy as placing a phone call to a local exterminator and having them come spray the property. To be sure that the pests are killed or chased off the property, there are a few things you need to discuss with the professionals.


The first thing you will want to discuss is a guarantee that the pests will be taken care of. The company should be willing to come back to the property, reassess the situation, and complete another treatment if you find there are still critters after any work they have done.

Assess the Situation

A good pest control company will not be able to give you a treatment regimen or price over the phone. They need to come to your home and assess the problem. This will ensure they know what type of pest or pests they will be dealing with, and the extent to which they have invaded your home. After they have gone through the house they can tell you what needs to be done and how long the entire process will take. In almost all cases more than one treatment will be required to get rid of all your unwelcome visitors.

Who Takes Care of What

Some pest control companies will explain what needs to be done and expect you to do some of them. This may include sealing small entrance holes into the house. They will identify the areas that need sealed, and you can do the sealing. Other companies will do the sealing but will explain how to clean the house to keep the pests from coming back. You may have to empty closets and cupboards before the technician will apply any bait or pesticides to the property. Know what you need to have done before they come to spray so they are not standing around while you are working.

It is very important that you understand what is expected and follow all directions give you if you want to keep the property pest free. You and a pest control company, like First Choice Termite and Pest Control, Inc., need to work together to take care of the problem. You may need to have some type of treatment done on a regular basis to keep the pests at bay. Don't wait until things get out of hand again, working together you can avoid the whole situation.


14 May 2018

Choosing Safe, Effective Pest Control

When we realized that our daughter had severe allergies, we started thinking about what types of products we were using around our home. Instead of spraying things everywhere, we started focusing on natural, herbal remedies. Believe it or not, we even found chemical free ways to control the pests in our house. We contacted an all natural pest control company who specialized in effective, humane treatment. For example, we substituted our chemical rodent traps for glue versions, which allowed the rodents to be released back into the wild. Check out this blog for tips for choosing safe, effective pest control methods.