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An ABC Houston licensed inspector will first visit your home to accurately assess your current pest situation, identify pests and any related damage, evaluate any structural issues or sanitation practices which may be contributing to the pest problems, answer any questions you have based on their findings, and create a custom treatment plan based on your home inspection and needs.
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Pest control or Extermination refers to the regulation or management of another species defined as a pest, usually because it is believed to be detrimental to a persons health, the ecology or the economy. An exterminator or pest control professional describes the individual who carries out the task of riding places of these pests. There are two types of pest control, chemical pest control, and biological pest control. Chemical pest control uses insectisides to kill off the pests, while biological pest control uses natural substances. Pest control professionals or exterminators can help you with all your pest control needs.
A licensed inspector will first visit your home to accurately assess your current pest situation, identify pests and any related damage, evaluate any structural issues or sanitation practices which may be contributing to the pest problems, answer any questions you have based on their findings, and create a custom treatment plan based on your home inspection and needs.
Next, we'll provide treatments to your home to eliminate any pests in and around your home. On normal scheduled follow-ups, we treat insect harborage areas in the yard and any potential entry points for insects outside your home including wall voids, weep holes, electric lines, and AC lines. We also inspect your yard for conditions conducive to crawling insects, such as cockroaches and ants along with recommendations on simple environmental alterations around the perimeter of the home.
Our ongoing maintenance program allows our specialists to inspect for new conditions that may attract insects as well as replenish materials designed to prevent them from entering your home.
After your initial inspection performed by an ABC specialist, well provide a treatment and service thats customized just for your Houston home. Selecting from a variety of available methods, we put together a service plan based on the type of pests youre dealing with:
Ants are one of the most prevalent pests in homes throughout the United States. Ants can cause extensive damage to your home and property and can be difficult to control. Fire ants can even cause harm to people and pets.
Bed bug infestations are on the rise in the Houston area and these pests can entrench themselves in your home before youre even aware theyve moved in. According to the Center for Disease Control and the United States Department of Agriculture, bed bugs are public health problem. No one should have to lose sleep over a bed bug infestationcontact us to learn about effective and efficient treatment options.
Bees & Wasps
Bee and wasp infestations are a major concern for Houston area homeowners. Their stings are painful and can be dangerous if you have an allergy. Despite the danger, bees are extremely beneficial to the ecology around us, so its best to have beehives removed and relocated. The assistance of a professional will remove the risk of possible injury and improperly disturbing the nest. We can inspect your property for nests and design a treatment program just for you.
Mosquitoes are a serious health concern worldwide, and these insects are potential transmitters of disease. Houston's humid environment is a perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes and mosquito control sponsored by public health agencies is limited. ABC can design a treatment program specifically for your needs that works in tandem with your local communitys programs and your budget.
Roaches love your dark damp spaces and will invade your home in search of resources. Roaches also have the capacity to carry some nasty bacteria and diseases. Because roaches are so common, so resilient, and can survive off of just about any edible matter, it can be a great challenge to eradicate them. ABC Home & Commercial Services will eliminate your roach problem and prevent them from returning.
Fleas & Ticks
Flea and tick infestations arent limited just to homes that have petsvarious types of wildlife can bring these pests to your front door, where they can catch a ride straight into your home. When treating for fleas and ticks its important to be aware of the life cycle and biology of these pests, since they can be immune to certain treatments at certain points in their life. ABC will inspect your property and design a program based on the extent of your problem.
Spiders can be found in every Texas home. Regionally, there are two that will require a trip to the doctorblack widow spiders and brown recluse spiders. If youre not familiar with spiders but you see some in your home, it is always a good idea to leave them be and call an expert. ABC can inspect your home and provide treatment, as well as implement preventative strategies to keep spiders away in the future.
Termites cause billions of dollars of damage each year to homes across the United States. They can be living in or near your home, using it for food long before you even notice their presence. If you suspect you have a termite infestation, ABC can help detect the extent of the damage as well as provide you with the best treatment options available today.
Rodents can enter your home looking for food, water and warmth, and if they like what they find, they may decide to stay and cause damage to your home. ABC Home & Commercial Services can determine the extent and type of your problem and provide you with a customized plan to eliminate your rodent problemand prevent future infestations.
ABC's Pest Control Houston specialists will first inspect your home for rodent activity and identify the conditions that are allowing rodents into your home. Then, using an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) approach, well design a custom plan that will eliminate existing rodents as well as prevent future infestations.
How often do you service my house?
The frequency of service will depend on both the pest we are treating as well as the service plan that's been customized to meet your needs.
Ongoing service may include follow-up treatments and inspections--our ongoing maintenance program allows our specialists to inspect for new conditions that may attract insects as well as replenish materials designed to prevent them from entering your home.
Are the products you use friendly for pets and children?
At ABC Home & Commercial Services, we value our Houston community over everything else, and this commitment extends to the treatments we choose to use on your property. Your familys well-being is our top priority. While we cannot always avoid chemical solutions to an issue, when we must use them, we try to use low concentrations and only in spaces where necessary. Our customers can rest easy because our specialists are thoroughly trained to apply solution responsibly.
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