In most cases, you can expect to see a significant and noticeable reduction in pest activity within a day or two. The exact time frame depends on the pest we are facing and on the choice of materials needed to offer the best long-term results. The species of pest that has invaded your home will often determine how soon you can expect treatments to start working. For cockroaches and rodents, it may take a few days to several weeks before you start to notice an improvement.
For other insects and small pests, such as spiders, ants and some types of mice, the results can be almost instantaneous. The severity of the infestation and the type of pests you face when you contact a pest control company will also play a role in determining how long it will take for treatments to be effective. For example, in the case of rodents or cockroaches, the results will take a little longer, from one or two days to two weeks. When the infestation is complicated and requires the extermination of many pests, it can take a couple of weeks to be fully effective.
If you have questions about your routine service or have a pest control problem, it is important to contact a professional pest control company for help. You can help your pest control business by providing clear and easy access to areas such as basements, attics and tight spaces. It is also important to ask your pest control company how long they think your particular infestation will go away and what you can expect in the future. Unfortunately, it is normal to see more bugs after receiving pest control treatment.
Fortunately, even when proper prevention measures aren't implemented, pest control treatment can be an effective strategy for eliminating pests from your home. A good rule of thumb is that if you see pests 10 days after treatment, you may need intervention from your pest control company. When it comes to determining how long it will take for insects to die after a pest control company fumigates, it depends on the treatment they are receiving. If you suspect you have an infestation and need pest control, call Brody Brothers Pest Control for a free pest control inspection.