What Is Pest Control and Why Do You Need It?

Share

Many property owners find themselves investing in pest control. If you are new to owning a home or property, it is important to understand what you might be up against when it comes to keeping your home safe and comfortable.

What is Pest Control?

Pest control and pest management are processes administered by professionals to eliminate pests and keep them at bay once they have been treated on a property. Many people tend to believe that once a pest problem has been eliminated, the job is done. In truth, pest control/management is an ongoing process that requires regular check ins from a professional exterminator.

Initial pest control services typically include rodent control, wasp nest removal, mosquito control, roach control, spider control, ant control, and more, depending on the company. Generally, pest inspections are simple. A professional exterminator will come to your home to check the perimeter for any signs of pests, and if you have issues within your home, they will provide you with an inspection there as well. From there, exterminators will note whatever damage they see caused by common pests, and they will provide you with a specific treatment plan to limit the amount of harmful chemicals used in and around your home. Targeted defense tactics are important in pest control because they are safer for you and your family. The goal is to prevent and treat infestations that can cause damage to your home or your health while keeping you and your loved ones safe.

Once the initial pest control service has been administered, the next step is to implement a pest control management plan. Many pest control companies will offer subscription plans that allow you to receive pest control services year round. Each season brings different pest problems, so making sure that your home is ready beforehand is crucial to successfully keeping your home pest-free.

Pest control is a necessary part of being a responsible property owner because of the damage that pests can bring. They can burrow in the wood structures within you home, damaging the structural integrity. They can potentially spread diseases to you by contaminating your food. They can force you to live in fear each day, depending on what kind of pests you are dealing with. Hiring a professional pest control company is crucial to maintaining your home and your overall health.

What Greenix Pest Control Does For You

At Greenix, we offer many different pest control services that allow you to relax in your home again. We make it our mission to keep your home feeling safe and pest-free all year long. Our target approaches will help eliminate your pest problems, and our pest service subscriptions will help to keep the pests away from your home all year long. To find out more about what Greenix can do for your home this year, check out our service pages on our website, or call to get more information and ask your specific questions today.

Related Posts

See all posts
How to Pest-Proof Your Home for Winter

When winter hits and the weather starts to turn, what you do with your days likely changes too. Maybe you’ve got some cold weather hobbies...

What Is Pest Control and Why Do You Need It?

Many property owners find themselves investing in pest control. If you are new to owning a home or property, it is important to understand what...

Tips for Avoiding Ticks Outdoors This Summer

With its sunny skies and warm weather, summer is a time of year designed to be enjoyed in the great outdoors. Whether it’s hiking, playing...

7 Tips to Reduce Your Chance of Catching Lyme Disease

While tiny in size, ticks are mighty little bloodsuckers that can carry up to 16 diseases including Lyme Disease, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, and Heartland...

Does Cold Weather Really Kill Bugs During Winter?

Whenever the weather turns chilly, many pests seem to vanish, only to reappear in full force when spring returns. The question is, what actually happens...

6 Wintertime Pests That Love Warm, Cozy Homes

During spring and summer, pests seem to be buzzing, crawling, and flying around in full force, in a hurry to eat and reproduce during the...

3 Reasons to Rodent-Proof Your Home Before Cold Weather Arrives

Ever wondered why fall and winter as referred to as “rodent season?” While rodent infestations can be a problem during any season, cold weather is...

How to Keep Rising Rodent Populations Out of Your Home This Winter

Mice and rats are a year-round pest control problem in most regions. Recently, many towns have seen an enormous increase in rodent activity and aggressive behavior....

The Greenix 5-Step Process

Our way of getting the job done right.

  1. Eave Sweep and Dust
  2. Crack & Crevice Treatment
  3. Exterior Perimeter Spray
  4. Granular Pest Barrier
  5. Home Interior Protection

What the Experts Say

$expert_slide['icons']['alt']

3 Easy Steps to Pest Free Living

Phone Icon

Call
or Click

Calendar Icon

Schedule
Service

Cocktail Icon

Kick Back
& Relax

Get your free quote today.

Peace of mind begins here.

Call Now or Contact Us for Your
Custom Treatment Plan