What about DIY pest control?
Pest control specialists are trained to identify different types of pests and determine what is attracting them to your home or business. Different pests require varying types of treatment, and Sacramento Pest Control Pros will customize a treatment plan for you using the appropriate products. While you can do your own pest control management, a professional exterminator will make sure to address all existing pests and potential new infestations.
How does a pest control exterminator treat termites?
Depending on your situation, your exterminator may use a liquid treatment or a bait system. Your plan will include treating the soil around your foundation, treating wood structures, and treating the perimeter of your home to prevent termites from entering it. Preventative maintenance is especially important with termites because they can cause serious damage to your property.
How long does it take for a pest control company to get rid of cockroaches?
The timeframe to eliminate cockroaches depends on the species and the severity of the infestation. For really bad infestations, it may be necessary to have one or more follow-up visits to ensure they are eliminated.
Do I have to leave my house during the extermination?
You do not have to leave your home during the extermination. Modern pest control treatments are much safer than the toxic ones once used. Do make sure that any small children or pets stay away from newly treated areas if they are wet. After they are dry, the areas are completely safe.
Is it necessary to clean my home after pest control?
In most cases, it is not necessary to do any special cleaning after your home is treated, and you don’t want to clean off any pest control solutions that were just applied. Talk with your personal pest control specialist for more information.
What does pest control cost?
The cost for pest control in Sacramento varies according to:
- the size of your property
- the severity of the infestation
- the type of pests involved
The cost for pest control in Sacramento, CA and surrounding areas ranges from $199 for a one time service to $976 for a seasonal maintenance plan, with an average of about $537 for pest control treatment. These figures do include a pest free guarantee.
Is my landlord required to take care of pest control?
California Civil Code requires landlords to make sure their rental properties are inhabitable conditions. Landlords are responsible for pest control when the infestation is not caused by the tenants. If the tenants have caused the infestation through lack of cleanliness or failure to dispose of trash, then the tenants are responsible for pest control.
How long does a pest control service take?
The length of time necessary to rid your home of pests depends on the types of pests, the size of the infestation, and the methods used, but you should expect to see some reduction of pests within a day or two. It may take multiple treatments to completely remove certain pests from your property, so the amount of time will vary greatly.