For nearly half a century, Better Termite & Pest Control has delivered industry-leading services to customers in Gainesville, Virginia, Maryland and the suburbs of Washington, D.C. Today, our family is still committed to keeping local homes and businesses free from ants, rodents, mosquitoes and other noxious pests. We educate consumers and use integrated pest management techniques to minimize the use of pesticides and create environments that naturally resist infestations. Whether we’re trapping rodents, eradicating ants or baiting mosquitoes, we’re dedicated to developing a customized strategy that fits your unique requirements.
Residential Pest Control in Gainesville
Rodents, insects, spiders and all kinds of pests require food, water and sheltered nesting sites to survive. Without knowing it, your home could provide all of the things that pests require. Even mosquitoes require moisture to breed and hatch. Eliminating these attractive features helps minimize the use of pesticides and prevent pests from returning. Our team times initial treatments and follow-ups to coincide with critical stages of the pest’s life cycle. This improves the efficacy of insecticides and reduces the amount needed. When pesticides are necessary, we only use products that are approved for the exact application.
Commercial Pest Control in Gainesville
Maintaining a safe, secure environment is important business. If you have an office, a warehouse, a retail shop or an outdoor premises, all areas need to be clean and free from pests. This is especially important if you operate a restaurant or shop that handles food and edible products. Ants and rodents love sweets and foods that are rich in fat and protein. These pests will even raid garbage cans and areas where recycling is stored. Rats and mice can invade storage areas, contaminate food preparation surfaces and transmit serious illnesses.
Mosquitoes are a little bit different. A tiny amount of standing water can support a large number of mosquito eggs and larva. Whether you’re dealing with mosquitoes or rodents, eliminating food and water is a critical part of our integrated pest management strategy. Controlling mosquitoes by applying larvicides and removing standing water is especially important since mosquitoes in Gainesville carry Chikungunya virus, West Nile virus and other serious blood-borne illnesses.
Helping With All Your Pest Problems
Protect your family, your employees and your customers by adopting a proactive pest control strategy. At Better Termite & Pest Control, we offer a range of specialized solutions for removing rodents, eliminating ants and controlling mosquitoes. We also handle a variety of other pest problems. Protecting your home or business from pests is our priority. That’s why we offer same-day service and complimentary on-site evaluations. We will inspect your property, detail any findings and provide a written treatment plan. Call us today to request a free quote.