Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Why should I hire a pest control company?
A: Pest control companies have the expertise, equipment, and experience to effectively eliminate pests from your property. They can also provide preventative measures to keep pests from returning.
Q: What type of pests can a pest control company handle?
A: Pest control companies can handle various pests, including ants, roaches, spiders, termites, rodents, bed bugs, and more.
Q: Is pest control safe for my family and pets?
A: Pest control companies use products that are safe for humans and pets when used according to the label instructions. They can also use non-chemical methods for pest control if requested.
Q: How long does it take for pest control treatment to be effective?
A: The effectiveness of pest control treatment can vary depending on the pest type and the infestation’s severity. Sometimes, it may take multiple treatments to eliminate the pests.
Q: How often should I have pest control done?
A: The frequency of pest control treatments depends on the pest type and the infestation’s severity. Generally, treatments every other month are best, but quarterly treatments are good for preventative measures.
Q: Do I need to prepare my home before the pest control treatment?
A: The pest control company will provide instructions on how to prepare your home before the treatment. This may include removing food items and pet bowls, covering aquariums, and vacuuming carpets.
Q: How can I prevent pests from returning after the treatment?
A: The pest control company can provide recommendations for preventing pests from returning, such as sealing cracks and crevices, eliminating sources of food and water, and keeping your home clean and clutter-free.
Q: What should I look for when choosing a pest control company?
A: Look for a company that is licensed and insured, has a good reputation, and offers a guarantee for their services. You may also want to consider the company’s experience, pricing, and the methods they use for pest control.