Pest Control FAQ
Typically for general pests every other month or quarterly service should suffice.
When we set up your service we will set up a regular time and day for you, similar to how pool companies and landscapers set up your appointments. You will also receive an e-mail reminder a day or two before we will be at your home.
Perhaps upon initial service. Generally most pests are outdoor invaders and can be controlled from outside your home. Once or twice a year is usually sufficient for control of any pests that might get by the outside barriers we apply.
Pests such as fleas, ticks, cockroaches and bed bugs need more intensive service at frequencies as often as 7 to 10 days. Rodent control will also require more frequent service.
Simply stated NO! In our opinion there is no such thing as a “safe” pesticide. Over the many years manufacturers have spent billions of dollars researching and developing a new generation of materials which have extremely low impact on the environment and humans.
We believe that studious selection of the proper material applied to your home or business, along with careful application techniques, will best serve the needs of our customers with the highest expectation of positive results and customer satisfaction.
All outside gates which give access to the rear of the property must be unlocked. Please have pets restrained or confined to the inside or your home during service. Any food or water left out for pets should also be removed. Please make sure the yard has been cleaned of any pet “residue”. We request that any children’s toys be removed from areas to be treated. If you have any storage buildings or sheds that you would like treated please have them unlocked.
First, in most instances it is not necessary for you to be home. Our applications will be made totally outside. Regardless, our technicians will always knock and announce that they are on your property.
We will inspect the property, make barrier applications to the perimeter of the property, the base of the home and to critical areas such as doors, windows and garden harborages. We may apply dust and or granules as required. All spider webs that are accessible will be removed. We will leave a service report for you with all the required information required by law for you records.