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FAQs About Local Pest Control Services

If you have a pest problem, you can contact Pest Patrol Inc for local pest control services in Rhode Island. Our family-owned and operated pest and wildlife management company has been helping Rhode Island residents with services like termite and insect management, tick and mosquito management, humane wildlife removal, and more since 1996. Find answers to some of the questions we hear most often when it comes to pest control.

It is important to follow any guidelines regarding aftercare following pest services. You should wait around three to five days following treatment to clean your home unless your technician tells you otherwise.

Pest services should be ongoing, as pests can always find new ways into your home. Pest management refers to regular pest control visits that allow technicians to spot any signs of pests and start appropriate treatment as soon as possible.

Insects that are typically included when discussing general pests include ants, bed bugs, cockroaches, mosquitoes, termites, and wasps.

Your technician will let you know if your family will need to be away from your home during treatment or for any period following treatment. Some treatment methods use products that require time to dry or settle before it is safe for you to return home. Usually, it is a good idea to wait between two to four hours before returning to your home.

You should clear up any clutter around your home before the day of your pest control service so the professional will be able to examine for any signs of pests. Clean off all countertops and sweep, vacuum, and mop the floors. Not only will this make it easier for the pest control professional to do their inspection, but it will also give you a chance to spot any signs of infestation so you can let the technician know when they arrive at your home.

It can be tempting to try getting rid of pests on your own, especially if you have already found a temporary solution. However, these temporary solutions often only hide the problem instead of solving it. You might see pests in your home but not know how they are getting in. Pest service professionals know where to look and how to keep pests from coming back.

Pest control is necessary if you are experiencing a pest problem in your home. Whether you have already tried to solve the issue on your own or have just discovered the problem, hiring professionals is the best way to make sure you get rid of pests for good and protect your home and family.

There are a few factors that will determine how long your pest control services will take, including what type of pest you have and what type of treatment is necessary. Pests that make nests in your home can often be removed immediately, while other types of pests require longer-term treatment options. The treatment itself could take anywhere from 30 minutes to a few hours, and results can be seen immediately or in a few weeks. Your pest control professional will give you an idea of what to expect.

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Contact Pest Patrol Inc Today!

Learn more about local pest control services by contacting Pest Patrol Inc today. We can identify the source of your pest issues, determine the proper pest treatment plan, and follow through with any maintenance necessary to keep your property pest-free!

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