Usually, when you think of Valentine’s Day, you might be imagining a perfectly romantic day, during which you cook a delicious meal for your beloved spouse or companion and share in an intimate candlelight dinner around the kitchen table. Too easily can the shocking exigencies of life throw a wrench in these plans, however in any and all cases, the sight of a single mouse is sure to interrupt your plans. Indeed, it is impossible to enjoy an evening indoors if you are cohabitating with unwanted guests; romance, no doubt, requires a pest-free home if it is to prosper. The following is, therefore, a guide for solving such problems with little to no notice:
First and foremost, one needs to hire a professional. Sometimes, an overwhelming amount of options can make it difficult to grasp who exactly is your best choice, as far as professional pest control services go; here, then, are a few items to keep in mind when shopping around for someone to salvage your Valentine’s Day stay-at-home plans.
- Having technicians licensed by the Ministry of Environment and being the first to offer a customer a highly valued Ontario examination card on request is a vital element to look for in a trustworthy pest control service. If they can’t provide credentials, it’s best to move on, lest you encounter shoddy extermination efforts.
- Giving potential customers up front and free quotes over the phone or having a technician come by the property for a free evaluation is another sign of professionalism; they should also be able to provide you with a fair warranty on their services.
- Be sure to visit online review websites (for either compliments or complaints); this will help you to sift through the good, experienced, and successful companies from the less-than-ideal ones, lacking results. You will never deal with mice problems again, because the help of a licensed professional with a positive track record will likely bring about permanent results.
Keep in mind that superior pest control services will not only get rid of your mice problems, they will also show you how to keep a pest-free home all year round and free from future infestations. As far as returning to business as usual in your home, it is necessary to bear in mind that any chemicals used for extermination purposes must be completely safe for your family and any pets you reside with. A quality pest control service should be environmentally-conscious.
A Pest-Free Home Begins With Being Well-Informed
All this being said, keeping informed by way of official sources, as well some quick and convenient online research, will go a long way in providing yourself the information you will need to truly enjoy that home cooked meal with your Valentine’s date.