Frequently Asked Questions

Eco-Friendly Pest Control Frequently Asked Questions

Is Beacon Pest Control a green company?

Yes, we are striving to be the most environmentally friendly pest control company possible.

We employ some of the best treatment methods that are excellent for pest elimination while minimizing toxic exposure to humans and pets. These methods include vacuum, steam, traps, baits, organic dusts, exclusion techniques and more.

Are your treatments safe for children and pets?

Yes, we only use the safest Ministry of the Environmnet approved treatments and protocols. These are applied by a licensed professional in a friendly and courteous manner.

Is your work guaranteed?

Yes, all work is guaranteed. If you are not satisfied with your service and are within your guarantee period, you will recieve a full money back refund. Refunds are contingent upon completion of all service recommendations and all follow up services were allowed for.

How soon can you provide service?

Our service is almost always within 24 hours. We provide weekend and evening service at no extra cost.

Are your service vehicles unmarked?

Upon request, we will gladly send an umarked service vehicle to your appointment.

Are you licensed?

Yes, all of our proffesionals are licensed exterminators, certified wildlife control operators and are fully insured.

Do you follow industry best practices?

Yes, in controlling pests effectively, responsibly and safely Beacon Pest Control exceeds industry standards as outlined by the Ministry of the Environment, Health Canada, the Strucural Pest Management Association of Ontario and the National Pest Management Association.

Our commitment to best practices include:

  • Practicing fairness and honesty in all transactions with customers and the public
  • Maintaining a high level of moral responsibility, character and business integrity
  • Continuous training to remain current on the rapidly evolving technology of managing pests
  • Employing the use of non-chemical tools, strategies, technologies and the safe use of chemical measures
  • Client education on pest biology, habits, prevention and control

What services do you provide?

Beacon Pest Control provides the following services in residential, institutional and commercial environments:

  • Control of all crawling and flying insects
  • Wildlife control and exclusion
  • Sanitation and housekeeping support
  • Odour control
  • Pest identification
  • Inspections
  • On-site consultation

How should I prepare for my service appointment?

Preperation instructions vary based on the specific pest, environmental factors, situational characteristics and treatment type or methods. Treatment preperation instructions will be communicated before the exterminator arrives to perform the service.

Do I need to leave my home during my appointment?

Depending on the pest and the treatment type or method you may be required to leave the home during treatment and for four (4) hours post treatment. This is in accordance with the law as outlined by the Ministry of the Environment and Health Canada.

To learn more about our environmentally friendly pest control services in Hamilton, Burlington, Oakville, Stoney Creek, Waterdown, and Ancaster, contact Beacon Pest Control today.