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How does Star Pest Control services differ from commercial pest management programs offered by other companies?

Star Pest Control differs from other companies in a few areas: typically we are 25 to 35 % less expensive due to smaller overheads as we are a local company not national. Secondly the same exterminator performs the monthly service for each customer therefore developing a strong customer relationship and an excellent knowledge base of the facility.

What is Integrated Pest Management?

Integrated pest management refers to the regulation or management of a species defined as a pest that is detrimental to business and its employees.

How Often Should Pest Control Treatment be done?

Depending on each situation, most commercial, industrial and restaurant IPM’s are designed for 1 service per month. This is for the monitoring of pests that allow for quick responses and strategic action plans should any insect or rodent infestation occurs.

Are there Hazards after treatment that I should be concerned about?

The majority of products used for treatments have some hazards associated with use. These hazards will always be explained by a licensed exterminated and follow strict regulations as set out by both the Ontario government and the manufacturers warnings and instructions.

What are the guarantees on services?

Each guarantee is specific to the treatment and species being treated. Always ensure the guarantee offered is put in writing including time limits as discussed with your exterminator.

Does Star Pest control deal with any odours left behind from mice or other pests after removal?

Yes.

Is Star Pest Control available 24 hours including Sundays and holidays?

Yes, residentially our service call estimate is 30 minutes not 1 to 4 hours.

Will treatments hurt my pets?

Depending on the treatment some can have an effect on pets. This should be identified prior to hiring a professional to perform your treatment. Usually a specific amount of time will eliminate the hazards.

Do I need to maintain residential services or is the treatment solution final?

The treatment plan will be specific to each service needed, however very few treatments can be done once and ensure eradication of the problem.

Are any of the treatments hazardous to our health?

Depending on the treatment some can have an effect on health. This should be identified prior to hiring a professional to perform your treatment. Usually a specific amount of time will eliminate the hazards.

Will treatment effect asthma sufferers?

Depending on the treatment some can have an effect on health. This should be identified prior to hiring a professional to perform your treatment. Usually a specific amount of time will eliminate the hazards.

Do we need to leave our home during treatment? If so, how long to we need to be away?

Yes, typically animals and humans will need to leave for a minimum of 4 hours. This will be explained and detailed by your exterminator.

I have bed bugs, will I need to replace everything affected or will the treatment effectively remove them without damage to my belongings?

We have come a long way in our quest to eliminate bedbugs. With new products developed seldom do items (ie beds, furniture etc,) need to be replaced. On occasion a recommendation by the exterminator could include replacing of certain items.

How quickly should Star Pest Control respond to my call?

Within 30 minutes is our standard to respond, however often our response is quicker.

I have a pest problem, but I’m not sure what kind of pest it is, or where they are coming from. Can we permanently fix the problem?

Free estimates and inspections are done to help identify any pest problem. Discuss a course of action and any recommendations to a permanent fix.

What should I look for in a pest control Provider?

Your pest provider should have a Pesticides Operator Licence issued by the Ministry of the Environment and renewed annually, have a Pesticides Insurance Program through a recognized insurance carrier and all individuals performing service are to hold a current exterminators licence issued by the Ontario government.