Pests aren’t just an eyesore; they can cause serious structural damage to your home and carry numerous health risks. Every year, termites infest more than 600,000 homes, resulting in an estimated $5 billion in property damage.
Pests like mice, raccoons, and cockroaches can carry pathogens and diseases like salmonella, leptospirosis, and E. coli. As a homeowner, protecting your property and family against these unwanted home invaders is imperative.
When dealing with pests, you have several options:
When hiring a pest control company, you can typically expect an at-home inspection. During this initial walkthrough, the pest control specialist will determine the severity of the infestation and come up with a removal plan alongside a quote for the cost of services.
After the quote is accepted, they’ll proceed to exterminate the pest. After the pests have been cleared, they’ll take preventative steps to help keep them out in the future.
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