“There’s a lot involved in being a property manager,” Stephen said. “When I got into this role, I thought roaches and mice were only problems for trashy people who live in dirty places. Then I learned that basically insects and animals go wherever they want, and every one who wants to keep their rental units pest free needs to have a strategy.”
What are the most common pests in rental units in Massachusetts?
There are numerous types of pests that are concerning to property managers. First and foremost is termites. We mention termite control of being as primary importance because these voracious insects can damage the structural integrity of your home and cost you thousands of dollars in repairs.
Second issue, bed bugs. Bed bugs happen in multi-unit dwellings more often than you think. To totally eliminate the problem and keep your properties from getting a bad reputation, you need a whole-building approach to bed bug control. We’re the pest control company near Kingston who specializes in bed bug removal.
Third – mice and other rodents. While these furry creatures may look cute, they can cause a lot of damage to your property and spread diseases. Our professional techs use pet-safe tools and products to eliminate mice and rodents discreetly.
Finally, ants and other insects, including complaint-prompting roaches and mosquitoes. Each type of insect requires a specific treatment method. Everything we do is safe for your tenants, their children and pets, and your property. We’re happy to answer any questions you have about specific products or approaches any time. Our services are available on a one-time or ongoing basis as needed.
“Frankly, I just have the team come in once a month and do all the necessary checks and treatments,” Stephen explained. “That way the problem is dealt with and I never have to hear a complaint!”