August 4, 2017

6 Tips For Hiring an Exterminator

When in the market for a pest control company, many homeowners don’t know where to start. Choosing just any company is far from what should be done. A good reputation is one of the most important aspects that a customer should consider when partnering with a pest control company for their pest issue. When the customers are paying a company hundreds or even thousands of dollars for a quality pest control service, they want to know they are getting their money’s worth. If you’re in the market for a pest control company follow these 6 tips to check out the […]
August 4, 2017

Investing Your Powerball Winnings In Pest Control Services

Since this Wednesday the powerball lottery drawing winnings will be close to $1.5 billion it made us think where that money could go to make a difference. Depending on the state you live in, if you take the lump sum, after taxed its right under a billion dollars.  If you’re in the 44 states where the powerball lotto is played and you win, we are sure you have your dreams and fantasies. Buying islands, retiring, even buying your parents a nice retirement home and making sure your relatives are. What if we told you that you could actually pay for pest control services for […]
August 4, 2017

5 Devastating Failed Attempts At Bed Bug Extermination

In Recent News there have been many cases where people who are suffering from bed bug infestations try taking the mission of extermination into their own hands, with catastrophic results. This extermination experimentation will usually end up causing much more harm and damage then the person expects. The homeowners/tenants use the information they read on the internet and apply it to every day life not thinking of repercussions.  Below we will list the 5 most recent evens of failed catastrophic DIY bed bug extermination attempts, just to show you its starting to become a real problem. Northeastern Exterminating takes our […]
August 4, 2017

Turning A One Time Customer Into A Repeat Customer

When servicing an account for the first time its always good to leave a positive lasting impression so you increase the chances of a return customer. Since homeowners will likely use a pest control service more then once in their lifetime it is your duty to leave a sterling impression on the homeowner during the first service date. One time services such as bed bug treatments or termite inspections can turn a one time shot into a repeat customer with the correct swagger. The deciding factor of if they will return is how great their experience was with the quality […]
August 4, 2017

Roach Bait Treatment Problems

Hiring a pest control professional to treat your home or business for roaches is something many home or business owners will go through at-least once in their life. As a customer, it is important for you to do your research and understand what treatment options may be best for your situation. There are two different approaches that many pest control professionals will use. There is a liquid product spray vs a gel bait and those the most popular treatment methods. The majority or pest control pro’s will know whats right for your infestation. The gel bait is a great approach […]
August 7, 2017

Why Pest Control Is Worth The Money

When homeowners take notice of pest issue in their home they immediately want it out. Its never at the right time, sometimes before a family get together or home event. Some DIY homeowners will take a ride to the local hardware store with well intentions to purchase products specifically targeted for their pest problem. The wise homeowners will reach for their laptop or smart phone and begin to Google “local pest control companies”. The DIY homeowners believe that pest problems are something you should always try to take care of your self and they feel that pest control isn’t worth the money. […]
August 7, 2017

Bed Bugs Without Borders

During bed bug awareness week (April 22-April 26) the National Pest Management Association does a good deal of publicity to spread the awareness of bed bug and bed bug related education for the general public. For this year the NPMA Did a survey related to bed bugs called the Bugs Without Borders Survey on Bed Bugs. The NPMA’s survey was directed at the professionals who treat for bed bugs. Here is a summary of their findings: 76% of all surveyed pest management professionals find that bed bugs are THE MOST difficult pest to control. A whopping 99.6% of all surveyed pest management […]
August 7, 2017

Guarantees Of Pest Control Work

Whenever a homeowner is in need of work by a private contractor, one of the most important aspects of the job that help determine which company they will use is the warranty or guarantee period and details. Price and company reputation are also considered by the customer but guarantee period is always what makes the customer feel comfortable with the work being done. With pest control, a guarantee is very important to give because pests can cause structural damage to homes and can cause psychological/physical harm to customers. When creating a guarantee on a pest control treatment the pests biology […]
August 7, 2017

Pest Control Is A Team Sport

When a customer calls a pest control company they sometimes have unreasonable expectations of errdication. With no work done on the customers part they want the pests gone and they want them gone NOW. Naturally as a customer you’d think “Well, yeah what am I paying you to do?”. Most of the time as PCOs we can indeed get rid of the problem with little help from your end. There are other times where we need your help big time. Today we will speak about in what situations we need customers help and how they can help. So you’re noticing Rats running […]
August 7, 2017

How New Startup “Common” Should Handle Bed Bugs

Theres a new startup in Brooklyn, called Common. It is similar to Air BnB but with a twist. Instead of short stays its more of a monthly rental, but at lower costs then market value. It is a hot commodity due to its freshness, cost, and appeal to millennials. Basically, its a 19 room house with bedrooms, kitchens, and living rooms. The prospective tenants send an application to Common and if they are accepted they pay below market rent. Common basically does all the work involved of being the landlord and finding room mates. Common takes care of background checks, liability […]