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Residential Pest Control Services

As an award-winning pest control company in Des Moines, you can expect Preferred Pest Control’s exterminators to be courteous, professional and provide effective pest removal services. Our technicians use preventive measures to target problem areas before an infestation strikes to keep your home pest-free every season.

Year-Round Home Pest Control Services

Preferred Pest Control’s year-round coverage options offer thorough and convenient pest removal methods that don’t use harsh chemicals, so it’s pet and kid friendly. Each of our residential pest control service bundles includes four comprehensive pest control treatments per year. Our technicians protect your home from 30 or more pests, treating not only the inside of your home, but reducing the pest population around the outside of your home as well.

Effective Residential Pest Control Treatment Process

Our home pest control services protect you from common Iowa pests. No matter what insects you’re dealing with, Preferred Pest exterminators know exactly how to take care of the problem because we’re regularly trained on the most effective pest control methods and integrating new technologies into our processes. And when you’re part of one of Preferred Pest’s service plans, our Des Moines pest control technicians are always happy to come back to your house to provide complimentary service if you see issues with pests between your scheduled home pest control visits.

The Preferred Select Pest Control Plan

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With our base-level pest control service plan, you can rest assured knowing you are keeping your home protected from seasonal pests for an incredible price! For all plans, our technicians will provide an initial premium interior treatment and an exterior inspection of your home. Then each quarterly visit will include pest prevention services and any necessary treatment for active pest problems. Depending on the season and what pests are active, this could include spider web removal, wasp nest removal, checking for existing or potential rodent or pest entry points and following other pest prevention tactics. Contact us to learn more about the Preferred Select Plan. 

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The Preferred Plus Pest Control Planpreferred plus service plan icon

The Preferred Plus Plan is our most popular residential pest control service bundle. Starting at an additional $25 per month, you can add our termite inspections and Sentricon® solutions.* Preferred Pest Control is a Certified Sentricon® Specialist, meaning we install minimally-invasive unique bait stations and follow termite control techniques to tackle termite infestations from inside the colony. We check these stations for termite activity annually and will start treatment at no extra charge if live activity is spotted. Upgrade your plan to get ahead of termites, or reach out to our experts to learn more about our termite control process and Preferred Plus Plan.

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The Preferred Max Pest Control Planpreferred max service plan icon

Sign up for the Preferred Max Plan for additional coverage that will protect you from Iowa’s most prominent summer pests: mosquitoes, ticks and fleas! Along with all previously mentioned pest control services, this bundle includes extra treatments for your yard that offer long-lasting protection. Preferred Max members can enjoy a buzz-free backyard all summer long with mosquito prevention. Additionally, with tick control services, you can rest assured knowing you and your family are protected against parasites like ticks and fleas and the diseases they can carry. Get in touch with us if you want more information about our most extensive pest prevention solutions.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Quarterly Pest Control Services

What pests are treated in the service plans?

See what pests our service plans cover below: home pest control treatment

  • Ants
  • Cockroaches
  • Spiders
  • Centipedes
  • Earwigs
  • Millipedes
  • Silverfish
  • Beetles
  • Crickets
  • Moths
  • Boxelder bugs
  • Stink bugs
  • Asian beetles
  • Carpet beetles
  • Grain beetles
  • New house beetles
  • Mites
  • Springtails
  • Bees
  • Wasps
  • Hornets
  • Weevils
  • Mice
  • Rats

What happens on a Preferred Select Initial Service?

Interior and exterior perimeter treatment. Inspection for rodent entry points, web and wasp nest removal.

What if I notice pest issues in-between quarterly services?

We’ll return promptly at no additional cost!

How long to wait for a reservice?

We typically recommend waiting 7-10 days before a re-treatment. If you have termites or bedbugs, that follow up will be 14-30 days.

What is Monthly Billing?

Think of it like your Netflix or Spotify Subscription. Instead of paying per treatment, your quarterly treatment is spread out in monthly payments.

When do you spray the interior of my house?

Your initial service and each winter we will also perform an interior premium treatment and exterior inspection.

Is it safe for kids and pets?

We use kid and pet friendly products. For exterior treatments, we recommend waiting at least 30 minutes before having pets or children enter treated areas.

Best Pest Control Company in Des Moines

If you’re ready to protect your property from insects and pests, our Des Moines pest control experts are ready to help! Our home pest control services are effective for getting rid of existing infestations and preventing future pest control problems from occurring. Don't wait until you have an infestation on your hands - try our pest removal plan to keep insects and pests out. Schedule an appointment with us online or give us a call at (515) 415-5550 today!

If you love your services from Preferred Pest Control, recommend our annual pest removal plans to your friends, family or neighbors and get a discount! If your referral signs up and tells us you sent them our way, you’ll get $25 off your next service.

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