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Your Pest Control Questions Answered

Are you currently dealing with pests? If the answer is yes, then you may have a number of questions regarding the pest control process. In this post we’ve gathered some of the most common pest control questions, and will do our best to answer them.

The top pest control questions customers ask

Q: Will one visit be enough to get rid of pests?

A: This varies according to the pest we are exterminating. You see, with many pests, such as bed bugs, you’ll rarely need more than one session. All we have to do is come in treat the affected area, and the problem is usually solved. With other pests, such as rodents, we’ll need to lay traps, and this will require multiple visits.

Q: Is there such a thing as environmentally friendly pest control?

A: Yes, some pest control methods are 100% safe for the environment. A good example of this are heat treatments. This is basically a method where heated vapour is used to kill pests. The advantage of this technique is that absolutely no chemicals are used, making it environmentally friendly.

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We are very conscious about wildlife and animal welfare within our own company practice here at Diamond. We adhere to the CCRU pesticides and wildlife code in all our operations.

Q: Are pest control methods safe for pets and babies?

A: This is probably one of the most common pest control questions. The answer is that, done correctly and with due consideration, yes. Our team is highly experienced and safety is paramount. We take every precaution to make sure that your family and pets remain safe and free from harm.

Q: How do I know if a pest control firm is professional?

A: There are ways to tell professionals apart from non-professionals or even scam pest controllers. For starters, are the technicians fully trained and qualified? If the company has full professional insurance, this is also a good sign that you’re dealing with professionals. You should also check if the firm has things like a good track record of positive testimonials, and that they have a legitimate physical premises as well as a website.

Q: Can you identify the pest that is causing problems?

A: Yes, absolutely. All pests leave signs. These include things like their droppings, eggs casings, nests etc. Using these signs, we can quickly and easily determine the species of pest you are dealing with. We can also determine the best course of action for eradicating the pests from the property.

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We hope this information helped you to get a handle on a few of the more typical queries we encounter. If you have any more pest control questions, do not hesitate to contact us. Our friendly and knowledgeable team can give you a lot of advice and guidance over the phone. We can also send out a one of our pest inspectors to assess the property.


Sally has been writing on the subject of pest control for 4 years. She always carries out extensive and in depth research and always tries to bring you the most up to date, interesting topics.

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