Residential Integrated Pest Management
Residential Integrated Pest Management Solutions include, but are not limited to:
Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
Comprehensive "green" programs have kept our pest control service offerings at the forefront of the industry with respect to best practices and safety. This theme is constant throughout all our service offerings, including Integrated Pest Management (IPM).
Having a security system at home is a great way to protect your family from intruders. The same can be said for our IPM and pest control programs. Our highly trained service technicians begin with a complete home inspection, focusing on hot spots where pests are known to flourish. Monitoring and proper identification allow the service technician to prescribe treatments and methods that effectively eliminate any existing problem and defend the home from future infestations. Rest easy. It's Pest Management with Environ-Mentality™.
Initiatives of this program include, but are not limited to:
- Facilitating habitat modifications
- Initiating the reduction of food, water, and harborage sources
- Utilizing plant-based materials
- Utilizing reduced-risk pesticides per EPA regulations
- Thoroughly dewebbing exteriors to reduce spider populations
- Installing interior monitors to catch inside offenders and accurately identify them
- Using accurate identifications to prescribe the most effective, safest treatments
- Practicing transparency with respect to all company practices
Service frequency options include:
Termites cause well over $2 billion in structural damage to homes each year. That's more than fires and storms combined. Pestmaster® Services provides:
- Guaranteed inspections
- Wood Destroying Organism reports
- Subterranean termite control
- Drywood termite control
- Formosan termite control
- Termite damage repair
Learn more about the different types of termite control we offer.
Nothing can damage your beautifully landscaped grounds faster than a burrowing varmint. Tree and shrub care and lawn and turf services are also necessary to protect against a host of invertebrate pests and plant diseases. Pestmaster® Services has quick and effective methods to remove and control:
- Ground squirrels
- Pocket gophers
- Plant disease
Bed Bug Inspections & Control
We offer comprehensive bed bug inspections by trained inspectors to identify if you suffer from bed bugs, and we offer bed bug treatments with Environ-Mentality™. Our Integrated Pest Management (IPM) approach begins with thorough MRI (multi-room inspection), proper identification, and green pest control treatments.
Bed bug treatment includes the following:
- Detection by our certified bed bug dogs (not available at all locations)
- Heat and cold treatments
- Low toxicity residual pesticide applications
- Education regarding bed bugs
Pestmaster® Services provides monthly bed bug inspection services for high-risk accounts like apartment buildings and condominiums that share walls. We set up regular maintenance programs by bed bug inspectors that include thorough inspections, visual verification, and treatment when bed bugs are spotted. Learn more about our various bed bug treatments.
Rodent-proofing your home is an essential component to effectively deterring potential mouse and rat infestations. Entry points should be tight to prevent access and entry of rodents. Mice need just a 1/8" opening to access and rats need just a 1/4" opening. Pestmaster® Services offers:
- Full inspections & monitoring
- Exclusion methods
- Necessary habitat modifications
- Baiting programs
We also offer decontamination and waste removal for potential Hantavirus contamination sites. Learn more.
A couple of pigeons roosting in a roof nook can quickly turn into an overwhelming problem. Pestmaster® Services provides effective solutions to manage pest bird populations at your home utilizing:
- Bird netting
- Bird traps
- Habitat modification
- Exclusion methods
- Decontamination & waste Removal
Bird control issues can be difficult to harness and a serious health risk, but our pest control professionals offer effective methods guaranteed to work following thorough inspections and identification of the pests and their cause.
Our Integrated Pest Management (IPM) team understands the importance of many winged creatures, especially bats; and, because we are a conscientious green company, we have refined our skills in safely removing birds and bats in a way that preserves their well-being. Learn more about the bird control solutions we offer.