Austin and surrounding areas Pest Control FAQ

Q: Does Be Bug Free Services guarantee their work?

Yes, we provide warranties and affordable maintenance programs for residential and commercial clients in Austin and surrounding areas.

Q: Why do I need an inspection of my home or business before receiving a quote?

Since no two properties are alike, Be Bug Free Services customizes pest control treatment plans according to the unique characteristics of your Austin and surrounding areas property. For information on scheduling a free estimate contact us by phone or email.

Q: Are your pest control methods safe?

Be Bug Free Services uses products that have been approved for use by the Environmental Protection Agency and will also customize effective green pest control methods according to requirement. Product material and safety information is available upon request.

Q: Can I get rid of my pest problem on my own?

Although many pest control products are currently available, inexperienced applications often result in poor results and may prove to be more hazardous as well as expensive in the case of a widespread infestation. Be Bug Free Services professionals are fully trained and experienced at assessing pest control needs to eliminate and prevent recurring problems that saves you money in the long run.

Q: How often will I need pest control services for my home in Austin and surrounding areas?

Be Bug Free Services offers free in-home pest control assessments and customizes programs according to your specific needs. Generally, the most effective treatment applications are done 6 times a year on a bi-monthly basis. Alternative schedules are also available depending on the severity of your issue.

Q: Will I be required to vacate my home or place of business when you provide services?

Depending on your particular pest problem, it is usually necessary for residential clients to leave their homes or the immediate area where our technicians are working. Pest control applications for commercial businesses in Austin and surrounding areas are normally performed after business hours. Be Bug Free Services always makes the safety of property occupants our top priority.

Q: Am I required to sign a contract in order to receive services?

Be Bug Free Services does require a signed agreement for the terms of the service, but the contract is NOT binding and can be cancelled at any time.

Q: My neighbor has had treatments for termite infestation. Should I be concerned?

It is advisable to have your home inspected by a Be Bug Free Services technician since termites migrate underground (subterranean). Call us for more information.

Q: I have seen big black ants in and around my Austin and surrounding areas property. What are they?

Large ants are most likely carpenter ants that are classified along with termites as wood destroying insects. Contact Be Bug Free Services to inquire about customized treatment plans and to properly assess the problem.

Q: How can I keep mice and rats off of my property in Austin and surrounding areas?

Since most rodents can squeeze through even the tiniest of cracks, it is important to keep your home sealed at all possible entry points. It is also important to keep all branches and trees cut back 3-6 feet from the roof of your property, and bushes and shrubs cut back at least 1 foot to prevent rodent activity.

Q: Are preventative programs always necessary?

Regular pest control prevention programs are sometimes recommended based on a range of factors. Be Bug Free Services offers several cost effective packages that can be customized according to your requirements.

For further information and a free pest control assessment in Austin and surrounding areas call us.