How Much is Pest Control

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Are you wondering, “How much is pest control?”

If you’re dealing with a pesky pest problem, it’s natural to be concerned about the costs associated with hiring a professional pest control company. At Sentry Exterminating, we understand your concerns and aim to provide clarity and transparency when it comes to pest control pricing. In this article, we’ll explore the factors influencing pest control costs, and we’ll introduce you to the range of services offered by Sentry Exterminating. So, let’s delve into the world of pest control expenses and find the best way to resolve your pest-related issues!

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Experience & Expertise

With over 50 years of experience in the pest control industry, Sentry Exterminating has established itself as a trusted and reliable name in pest management. Our extensive knowledge and expertise have allowed us to effectively combat a wide range of pest control needs, from common insect pests to even the most severe infestation. Throughout the years, we have honed our techniques, staying up-to-date with the latest advancements in pest control technology and methodologies. Our long-standing presence in the industry is a testament to our commitment to providing top-notch service and ensuring customer satisfaction. When you choose Sentry Exterminating, you can have confidence in our ability to handle your pest problem with professionalism and precision.

Here are the prices for pest control services:

Monthly Service
Monthly
$45
$130 Initial Clean-out followed by $45 Monthly
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Quarterly Service
Quarterly
$90
$150 Initial Clean-out followed by $45 Monthly
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  • Monthly Service
    • Initial Clean-out: $130
    • Maintenance: $45 per month
  • Quarterly Service
    • Initial Clean-out: $150
    • Maintenance: $90 per quarter

Ants:

  • Treatment: $215, includes treatment inside, under, and around the house, as well as mounds in the yard up to 100 feet away from the house (excluding neighbor’s property).
  • Monthly maintenance: $45 per month.
  • One-time treatment: $225
  • Guarantee: If they come back within 60 days, one free follow-up treatment.
  • Alternative option: $150 initial payment and $45 per month for a year or longer.
  • Initial treatment: $215
  • Maintenance: $45 per month to keep the treatment ongoing, which includes other critters.
  • Initial Service: $150 (outside only) or $200 (inside & outside)
  • Monthly Maintenance: $45 per month
  • One-time visit or Initial service: $215 (includes 30 day warranty)
    • Monthly Maintenance: $45 per month
    • Monthly Maintenance (including crawl space entrance): $75 per month

Fleas:

  • Initial treatment: $215 ($65 if follow-up treatment is necessary within 45 days).
  • Eligibility: After the initial treatment, you can opt for $45 per month general pest maintenance.

Please note that these prices are subject to change and may not apply to apartment complexes. It’s advisable to confirm with the pest control service provider for accurate and up-to-date pricing information.

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Satisfaction Guarantee

At Sentry Exterminating, we take pride in our commitment to customer satisfaction. We understand that your peace of mind is paramount when it comes to pest control. That’s why we offer a satisfaction guarantee that sets us apart. If you ever experience any pest-related problems in-between our regular services, we will come back out to your property at no additional charge. We believe in the effectiveness of our treatments and stand by the quality of our service. Our goal is to ensure that you have a pest-free environment, and we are dedicated to addressing any concerns or issues that may arise promptly. With Sentry Exterminating, you can trust that we will go the extra mile to keep your home pest-free and your satisfaction guaranteed.

Understanding Pest Control Prices

At Sentry Exterminating, we understand the importance of providing transparent pricing to our valued customers. While the total cost can vary depending on the factors mentioned above, we strive to offer competitive and fair pricing for our professional pest control services. Here’s what you can expect:

1. Initial Visit and Inspection: Our skilled pest control technicians will conduct a thorough inspection of your property to identify the pest problem, its severity, and potential entry points. This initial visit is crucial in developing an effective treatment plan. Sentry Exterminating offers a free inspection to new customers, ensuring you receive a comprehensive assessment without any upfront cost.

2. Customized Treatment Plan: Based on the inspection findings, our experts will create a tailored treatment plan that addresses your specific pest issues. We take into consideration the type of pest, the severity of the infestation, size of your home, and potential problems within the affected area.

3. Overall Cost of Pest Control Services: Sentry Exterminating offers a wide range of pest control services, including chemical treatments, heat treatments for bed bugs, and preventative measures. Our prices are competitive and reflect the level of expertise and years of experience our pest control professionals bring to the job.

4. Ongoing Treatments and Maintenance: For long-term pest management, we provide ongoing services, such as quarterly treatments or monthly visits. These preventative measures help maintain a pest-free environment and minimize the risk of future infestations.

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Family-friendly and Pet-safe

At Sentry Exterminating, we understand the importance of creating a safe and secure environment for your entire family, including your beloved pets. That’s why we prioritize the use of family-friendly and pet-safe pest control solutions. Our team carefully selects treatments and products that are specifically formulated to be effective against pests while minimizing any potential risks to your loved ones. With our approach, you can have peace of mind knowing that the pest control methods employed by Sentry Exterminating are designed to safeguard the well-being of your family and pets. We are committed to providing a pest-free home without compromising the health and safety of those who matter most to you.

The Benefits of Hiring Sentry Exterminating

1. Professional Expertise:

At Sentry Exterminating, we take pride in our team of highly trained, certified, and experienced pest control technicians. Our professionals possess in-depth knowledge of various pest species and their behaviors. They stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in pest control techniques and strategies. When you choose Sentry Exterminating, you can have peace of mind knowing that your pest problem will be handled by knowledgeable experts who are equipped to tackle even the most challenging infestations.

2. Safe and Effective Solutions:

Your safety and well-being, as well as that of your family and pets, are our top priorities. That’s why we prioritize the use of industry-approved methods and environmentally friendly products in our pest control treatments. We understand the importance of minimizing the impact on the environment while effectively eliminating pests from your home. Our team carefully selects and applies treatments that are safe, ensuring that you can enjoy a pest-free environment without compromising your health or the ecosystem.

3. Customer Satisfaction:

At Sentry Exterminating, we strive to exceed customer expectations and provide exceptional service. Our commitment to customer satisfaction is reflected in our accreditation by the Better Business Bureau (BBB). This accreditation signifies our dedication to maintaining high standards of professionalism, integrity, and customer care. We value your trust and satisfaction, and we go the extra mile to ensure that our services meet and exceed your expectations. With Sentry Exterminating, you can expect a seamless experience, personalized attention, and a focus on your complete satisfaction throughout the pest control process.

By choosing Sentry Exterminating, you not only gain access to our expertise and effective solutions but also receive the peace of mind that comes with our commitment to your safety and satisfaction. We are dedicated to delivering outstanding results and building long-lasting relationships with our valued customers. Experience the Sentry Exterminating difference and let us help you regain control over your home by eliminating unwanted pests.

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Trustworthy Accreditation and Membership

Accredited by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) and proud members of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), Sentry Exterminating stands as a trusted and reputable pest control company. Our accreditation with the BBB signifies our commitment to upholding high standards of professionalism, integrity, and customer satisfaction. We strive to provide exceptional service and ensure that our customers receive the best pest management solutions available. Being a part of the NPMA further demonstrates our dedication to staying informed about industry best practices, adhering to ethical standards, and continuously improving our knowledge and expertise. When you choose Sentry Exterminating, you can have confidence in our commitment to delivering quality service and our alignment with esteemed organizations in the pest control industry.

Signs of an Active Termite Infestation

Termites can cause extensive damage to your property if left unchecked. Recognizing the signs of an active termite infestation is crucial in taking swift action to protect your home. Here are key indicators that indicate you may need professional help with termites:

1. Wood Damage:

Look for hollow-sounding wood or wood that appears swollen, blistered, or exhibits maze-like patterns on its surface. Termites feed on wood from the inside out, leaving behind damaged or weakened structures.

2. Mud Tubes:

Subterranean termites build mud tubes as protective tunnels between their nests and food sources. These tubes, typically found along walls, foundation, or other surfaces, serve as a pathway for termites and are an indication of an active infestation.

3. Discarded Wings:

Flying termites, known as swarmers, shed their wings once they find a suitable nesting site. The presence of discarded wings near windowsills, doorways, or light fixtures may suggest an ongoing termite infestation.

4. Frass or Termite Droppings:

Termite droppings, also called frass, resemble small wood-colored pellets or sawdust. Finding these droppings near wooden structures or in small piles indicates termite activity.

5. Sagging or Warping Floors:

In advanced stages of termite infestations, you may notice sagging or warping floors. Termites compromise the structural integrity of wood, causing it to become weakened and distorted.

6. Clicking Sounds:

If you listen carefully, you may hear clicking sounds coming from the walls or wooden structures. Soldier termites bang their heads against wood to communicate with their colony, creating audible noises.

If you observe any of these signs, it is crucial to seek professional termite control services promptly. Sentry Exterminating’s expert technicians are equipped with the knowledge and experience to accurately assess the extent of the infestation and provide effective termite treatment solutions. Don’t wait until the structural damage worsens—act swiftly to protect your property from the devastating effects of termites.

The Risks of DIY Pest Control

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Preventative Pest Control Tips: Protecting Your Home from Unwanted Pests

In addition to professional pest control services, taking proactive measures can significantly reduce the likelihood of pest infestations. By following these simple preventative tips, you can create a more pest-resistant environment in and around your home.

1. Seal Entry Points:

Inspect your home for potential entry points such as gaps, cracks, and holes in walls, windows, doors, and foundation. Seal them with caulk or weatherstripping to prevent pests from finding their way inside.

2. Eliminate Food Sources:

Keep your kitchen and dining areas clean and free from crumbs, spills, and food debris. Store food in airtight containers, and promptly clean up any spills or leftovers. By depriving pests of a food source, you can deter them from invading your home.

3. Reduce Moisture:

Fix any plumbing leaks, ensure proper drainage, and address areas of excessive moisture. Pests, such as cockroaches and termites, are attracted to damp environments. Maintaining a dry and well-ventilated home can help prevent infestations.

4. Regular Cleaning:

Regularly clean your home, paying special attention to areas that often accumulate dust, clutter, or debris. Vacuum carpets and upholstery, sweep and mop floors, and wipe down surfaces to eliminate potential hiding spots for pests.

5. Remove Clutter:

Declutter your home, both indoors and outdoors, as clutter provides hiding places for pests. Keep storage areas organized, remove unnecessary items, and maintain a well-maintained yard to minimize pest habitats.

6. Proper Waste Management:

Dispose of household waste properly by using sealed trash cans and promptly removing trash from your home. Regularly clean and sanitize your garbage cans to deter pests from being attracted to them.

7. Maintain Landscaping:

Trim vegetation and trees away from your home’s exterior to prevent pests from using them as bridges to gain entry. Keep bushes, shrubs, and tree branches trimmed and away from touching the house.

8. Regular Inspections:

Conduct regular inspections of your property, including attics, basements, and crawl spaces, to identify signs of pest activity. Early detection can help prevent a small issue from turning into a major infestation.

9. Seek the Help of a Professional Exterminator:

While DIY methods can be effective for minor pest problems, severe infestations may require the expertise of a professional pest control service. Contact Sentry Exterminating for a free inspection and comprehensive pest management solutions.

By following these preventative pest control tips and partnering with a reputable pest control company like Sentry Exterminating, you can proactively protect your home and family from the nuisance and potential health risks associated with pest infestations. Remember, prevention is key in maintaining a pest-free living environment.

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