Pests can be a nuisance, especially when they invade your home. Here are a few tips to help you chose a pest control expert or company that will deliver quality services

Know what type of technician you are inviting into your home

Once you settle for a pest control expert, never allow him to enter your home without identification, up to date license and also correct certification. These will help you get rid of unqualified technicians.

Know the type of company you want to engage

Accidents may happen during work and to protect yourself and your property, always go for bonded and insured companies. In addition, it is good to check the company’s online profile to find out how professional they are and if your values match theirs. If they don’t, you are better off searching for another one.

Test their knowledge of the service you want

A pest control expert should be able to know what will work best to solve your problem. The expert may not have all the answers at hand, but if they don’t, give them time to do their research and then get back to you.

Go for the technician or companies that have a professional appearance

Companies that have invested in their professional appearance are more likely to deliver professional results. When a technician shows up, they should be in a clean uniform. In addition, they should have all the right equipment for the job and where possible a professional truck.

How much are you willing to part with?

It is good to ensure that you get your value for money when you are hiring a pest controller. By doing your background check, you will be able to know whether or not similar service seekers were satisfied with the results they got.

Know the kind of services that will solve your problem

Different pest control services will require a different duration for the problem to be completely eliminated. The expert will be able to tell you if you need once off services, weekly, monthly, or whatever duration of treatment needed.

Find out which chemicals will be used

Not all chemicals are safe to use around your loved ones or even your pets. Ask your technician if a non-chemical option can be used. If not, the technician should be able to provide a material safety data sheet for the chemicals used.

A professional should be able to document the services provided

A report should be given at the end of the service where details of the services provided, follow-up action and the cost of the services provided are clearly documented.

Always go for guaranteed services

Any professional should be able to stand by their services and, therefore, offer some kind of guarantee.  This may, however, come with certain expectations on your side as the customer.

Our leading pest controllers in Cape Town are the reliable experts you need. We have a team of professionals that are fully compliant with the law requirements and who have a vast knowledge of pest management. From bird proofing your home, rodent control and also insect eradication, you can count on our highly efficient techniques, Eco-friendly chemicals and cost friendly services. For any inquiries, give us a call on 021 903 2159. Feel free also to browse our website at for more information.


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