How to Find a Local Exterminator

How to Find a Local Exterminator

local exterminatorIt’s very important to have a reliable local exterminator for any of your pest problems. Once a pest issue takes hold, you can’t wait to resolve it. You need someone to come and take care of it right away. So, dependability and reliability are important characteristics when searching for a local exterminator company.

You need someone who will be punctual and who won’t overcharge you for their services. How do you go about finding a local exterminator who fulfills your needs?

Ask Friends and Family

If your friends and family live in the same area, they may have the same pest problems that you have. It’s always a good idea to get a personal recommendation. If they are happy with their local exterminator, often, you will have similar results.

Look at Online Reviews

Online reviews are also great for finding a local exterminator. There are many independent websites that list reviews of businesses in a certain neighborhood. And people go there to comment on whether they were satisfied with the services they received. If a certain company has many positive reviews, then they are generally a safe bet.  Most people know that online reviews can’t be changed by the company receiving it, so it’s a true experience by the customer.

Get an Estimate

After getting a recommendation, you can also consider getting an estimate from a local exterminator. Your own personal experience with the staff will help you make an educated decision. Remember, it’s not always the price, but their process.  If the problem is a simple one, you can probably describe it to them over the phone. However, there are times when the company will have to come to your home and assess the situation before giving you an estimate.

However, don’t just go with the company which charges least. Make sure that they’re also giving you in-depth services which will prevent the situation from occurring again.

On-Going Service

Consider a pest control company or local exterminator that has the experience and staff available to service your needs year-round. It’s like good insurance… it’s taking care of you even when you’re not paying attention.

Contact us for more great tips on finding a local exterminator.

For more information or to schedule a free evaluation, please contact us today or call 301-603-3169.

Capitol Pest is the region’s premier pest control company serving the metro Washington DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia areas.

By | 2017-11-07T01:37:19+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Pest Control|