What Not To Do When Hiring A Pest Control Company in Toronto

If you believe that only dirty homes have pest problems, you may be wrong! Even the cleanest houses might have different pests crawling around them. It is a very crucial matter to handle, and it needs your focus and commitment. Here is what not to do when hiring a pest control company in Toronto. 

Many people rush into hiring pest control companies without doing their research. They end up with inadequate service, which is a common mistake that should be avoided when hiring a pest control company in Toronto. 

What Not To Do When Hiring A Pest Control Company

Not Checking Companys Previous Experience

The first thing you need to make sure of before you pick up your phone and hire a pest control company is to check the companies previous history. This step will give you your desired knowledge about the company’s past. You should have a list of questions prepared about the company’s previous work and past projects. They may know a lot but might not be experienced with your specific type of property. Experienced pest control companies usually have support members on-call, ready to guide you all about them. 

Not Asking Types of pest They Treat

It is a poor mistake people usually make by not asking the types of pests a company treats. Usually, pest control companies deal with all kinds of pests, and few specialize in specific pests like bed bugs or animal control. If you managed to clear this concern beforehand, you might get your desired pest control company in no time. 

Not Checking References

Ask around in your friend circle to know more about the company you will call for your pest problems. This way, you can get honest reviews about the company. Suppose none of your friends have experienced the company you have chosen. In that case, you can always check the reviews online where thousands of other customers have posted about their experience and the quality of service they provide. Most people don’t write reviews unless they are satisfied, so they will generally be honest if you find any. 

Not Asking About the Right Tools

You need to ask the company about the tools they use. This question will let you know how much they use technology and the latest techniques and let the pest control company know that you’ve done your homework. Most pest control companies have advanced tools to deal with any pest problem to ensure proper safety measures. Ask them about what type of pest control equipment they use. Ask them if their technicians will be wearing respirators since many chemicals used in pest problems have health risks that require them to wear respirators. Ask them if you have to leave your home or business to prepare accordingly. 

Final Words

There are many other questions that you can ask, and you have to analyze your pest problem and then make a list of questions that can give you a better picture of the company’s performance. You can also ask for a home protection plan that can keep you pest-free all year long.

If you want to know more about pest control services, feel free to contact us, and we would be happy to assist you.

Waheed Ahmed, CEO of Pesticon Pest Control

Written by: Waheed Ahmed Founder & CEO, Pesticon Pest Control

For over 18 years, Waheed has provided customers with the best pest control services in the Greater Toronto Area. The longevity of Pesticon is due to his philosophy of genuinely caring for his customers and putting them first. It's this kind of passion that has won him the HomeStars Award over 9 years in a row. 

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