Pest Control Tips: When and Why to Call a Professional Exterminator

Owners of homes of buildings that have a pest control problem often try to handle the situation on their own before they call a pest control professional. However, the fact is that do-it-yourself (DIY) pest control solutions typically have limited effectiveness, especially because they tend to address the signs of the problem, but not its source.

So, how do you know when it’s time to stop dealing with a pest control problem on your own and delegate the task to an experienced pest control professional? Using pest control tips from professional exterminators, such as Holper’s Pest & Animal Solutions, we answer this question in the following sections.

When to Call a Professional Exterminator
Because different pest infestations have different characteristics, it is difficult to develop a master list of pest control tips for when to call an exterminator. There are, however, some pest control tips that apply to most pest control situations, and indicate the need for professional help.

  1. The visible presence of the pest is increasing.
  2. The pest causes property damage.
  3. The pest causes physical and/or mental distress.
  4. DIY solutions only minimally help the problem.
  5. When you think the problem is gone, it flares up again.
  6. The presence of the pest is obviously ongoing.

If any of these conditions apply to your home or building, chances are that you are dealing with a pest infestation and not just some stray, unwanted insects. Because a pest infestation and the solution for eradicating it can increase in complexity by the day, it is essential to contact Holper’s Pest & Animal Solutions as quickly as possible to address your pest control situation.

Why Call a Professional Exterminator?
A professional exterminator is one that professionally specializes in treating your type of pest problem. Compared to using DIY solutions or an exterminator that doesn’t specialize in your pest problem, calling in a professional exterminator offers the following advantages, among others.

  1. Using a professional offers long-term cost effectiveness.
  2. The interior and exterior of the structure are closely examined.
  3. The latest, greatest pest control solutions are implemented.
  4. The infestation is quickly eliminated.
  5. Eliminating the problem involves minimal disturbance.
  6. Solutions for preventing future infestations are proposed.

Professional pest exterminators are in business for an obvious reason: they offer the most educated, experienced, effective approaches for exterminating tough to beat pest infestations, and propose solutions that help to prevent future infestations and the havoc they cause. If you have a pest problem, using the services of an experienced pest exterminator is the best option.

Need Assistance With Pest Control?
It is never too soon to request assistance with pest control. The sooner you address your pest problem, the easier it will be to eliminate in terms of time, treatments, and overall cost. If you suspect that your home or building has a pest problem, Holper’s Pest & Animal Solutions will examine the structure inside and out, see whether a problem exists, and propose a solution.

To receive additional pest control tips and schedule a free examination of your home or building, call us today at (314) 732-1413, or email us at info@holperspest.com. We look forward to helping you enjoy a peaceful, pest-free existence in your home or building!