Why DIY Pest Control Will Cost You More

When we are faced with a pest control problem, the immediate thought is how can we get rid of it as quickly as possible. So it’s no surprise that some people reach for that can of bug spray or the mouse traps when the pests come calling. DIY pest control is great for those who want to have a more hands on approach, and many people think it will save them money. However, hiring professional help will always be more cost effective in the long run.

Rodenticides and pesticides that are sold to members of the public are very dangerous. And they are very diluted to try and make them a bit safer (even though they’re not safe at all!). So what happens is they become completely useless, and won’t have any effect on the pest infestation. Any chemicals sold to the public have to comply with strict laws and legislations. This normally makes the products sold completely ineffective. Using pesticides around your home can also be dangerous.Both for your family and for pets. It is a real risk if you don’t know how to do it properly.

Do you have the experience?

Without the proper training and the expertise that a professional pest controller has, you could be putting yourself and your family at risk by using chemicals around your home. Pests are also hard to find if you don’t know the right places to look, like a pest controller does. So you won’t end up getting rid of the problem at all, and in fact you could make things a whole lot worse and  waste a lot of money.

When we’re faced with a rodent control problem, it’s an immediate reaction to reach for the mouse traps. However, if you have a bad rodent problem, you’re going to end up buying a whole lot of traps. A professional pest controller like us here at Empire can get rid of your rodent problem. We can do in a few treatments, and make sure the problem doesn’t reoccur either.

Here at Empire Pest Control we have access to the right products when it comes to pest control. We use all of our products in a safe and efficient manner. Combine this with our many years experience and professional knowledge of the industry, we will take control of any pest infestation and eliminate it permanently.