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The Best Exterminators in Ventura County CA Are the Ones Proven Safe To Hire


Pest control companies in Ventura County CA bearing The Prime Buyer's Report TOP 10 symbol are those that have exceeded the minimum California regulatory standard. They are the ones proven by our independent research to have passed the TOP 10 requirements for competency, value, and results, carry liability insurance as protection for you the customer, who use only employees legal to work in the U.S., and for whom our staff has called previous customers to verify high satisfaction with them for pest control in Ventura County CA, including roaches, mice, ants, rodents, bed bugs, fleas, ticks, mosquitos, rats, bee removal, bird control, structural pest control and termites, live trapping of nuisance animals and more.

 

Updated December 6, 2016

 The TOP 10 Exterminators & Pest Control Companies in Ventura County CA

AIM High Exterminators
(805) 485-5000
2081 N Oxnard Blvd # 226
Oxnard, CA 93036

Areas Served: Ventura CA, Thousand Oaks CA, Oxnard CA, Simi Valley CA, Ojai CA, Camarillo CA

Precision Environmental Inc
(805) 683-3075
180 Canada Larga Rd
Ventura, CA 93001

Areas Served: Oxnard CA, Thousand Oaks CA, Simi Valley CA, Ventura CA, Camarillo CA, Moorpark CA

Green's Entomological Service Inc
(805) 642-2177
1462 Callens Rd
Ventura, CA 93003

Areas Served: Ventura CA, Oxnard CA, Camarillo CA, Simi Valley CA, Thousand Oaks CA, Moorpark CA

Mission City Fumigation
(805) 278-0421
2965 E Ventura Blvd
Oxnard, CA 93036

Areas Served: Oxnard CA, Simi Valley CA, Ventura CA, Thousand Oaks CA, Camarillo CA, Ojai CA

Ojai Termite & Pest Control
(805) 646-6504
11584 N Ventura Ave
Ojai, CA 93023

Areas Served: Ojai CA, Simi Valley CA, Thousand Oaks CA, Oxnard CA, Ventura CA, Ventura County CA

Ventura Pest Control Inc
(805) 656-1545
6566 Beene Rd
Ventura, CA 93003

Areas Served: Simi Valley CA, Oxnard CA, Ventura CA, Thousand Oaks CA, Santa Paula CA, Ojai CA

The Best Exterminators in Ventura County CA Are the Ones Proven Safe To Hire 




The state of California requires that pest control companies in Ventura County CA have a state license from the Department of Pesticide Regulation for any pest control done outside, and a state license from the Structural Pest Control Board for any pest control done inside buildings. Pest control companies doing both must have both licenses. Additionally, companies doing termite control usually perform repairs of termite damage as well for which they also need a state contractor's license.

But even the state license for nuisance animal control or for pest control services are no guarantee that any particular pest control company in Ventura County CA is doing business honestly, achieving lasting results, providing real value, or satisfying customers.

This makes it all the more significant that all companies for pest control in Ventura County CA who bear The Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 symbol have been cleared by our research staff as passing all the requirements for Prime Buyer's Report-TOP 10 status such as survey phone calls to previous customers to verify high satisfaction with their pest control services, verified state license, good complaint record, verified worker's comp and liability insurance for your protection, only employees legal to work in the U.S., and more.





Pest Control Services in Ventura County CA Perform Numerous Services
Exterminators don't just get rid of bugs such as cockroaches, spiders and termites. They can also eradicate a number of annoying and potentially harmful vermin such as mice, rats and pigeons and other problem birds. In many cases, pest infestations pose certain health risks, so the total removal of the pest population is essential. Since most consumer-rated pest control products are not guaranteed to wipe out whole nests (and consumers aren't trained in proper application), pest control companies and exterminators are vital to pest problem remediation.

Some pest control services specialize in urban wildlife control, live trapping in Ventura County and nuisance animal relocation services for that problem critter. Control of nuisance animals can include raccoon removal, possum removal, skunk removal, and the control and removal of squirrels, gophers and woodchucks. Other pest control companies provide mole trapping and removal, bat control and bee removal involving bee nest relocation. Some of these companies also offer dead animal removal, animal damage repair and animal exclusion services to prevent unwanted wildlife from returning to your home or property. The various forms of treatment include moisture barriers, bird barriers, bat exclusions, sump pumps, electro-guns, microwaves, foams, heat treatments, and perimeter treatments. But if you're looking for more humane and environmentally friendly forms of pest abatement, several exterminators share your concerns.

Many pest control services are certified to service industrial, commercial, residential or food service environments with insect problems or moles and squirrels. They'll employ various forms of rodent control, including rodent seal out, rodent cleanup, rodent infestation proofing, rat control, mice control, baiting and trapping, and dead animal removal for commercial clients.

Good exterminators and pest control services often have an entomologist on staff and such expertise enables them to completely eradicate just about any creepy-crawly infestation you've been overrun with, including silverfish, fleas, ticks, moths, bees, cockroaches, spiders, ticks, wasps, crickets, drywood termites, earwigs, subterranean termites, pillbugs, carpet beetles, bed bugs, Argentine ants, carpenter ants, carpet beetles, sowbugs, and various pantry pests. Pest control experts can also eliminate or relocate bats, opossums, rabbits, raccoons, skunks, foxes, pigeons, snakes, and even scorpions.

Some pest control companies are licensed for pest control for outdoor vegetation. Plant life is vulnerable to pestilence such as bugs and rodents, and these pest control companies can manage folivorous parasites and pests with tree spraying, sudden oak death treatment, rose and ornamental spraying, poison oak control, tree injections, and deep root feedings. Additionally, some pest control companies offer more than pest eradication, such as escrow services, underfloor work, structural damage repairs, and wood control. Several pest control companies also offer 24 hour service, same day service, regular maintenance, and single application treatments. 

IPM (Integrated Pest Management) in Ventura County CA
Some pest control services in Ventura County promote their expertise in IPM or Integrated Pest Management. IPM is intended as an environmentally sensitive approach to pest control that seeks to reduce the use of pesticides by looking for ways to take advantage of the life cycles of the pest species and their interaction with the environment.  IPM places an emphasis on prevention methods first to avoid the threshold where treatment becomes necessary. But once pest eradication is required, methods that use changes to the environment, mechnical control such as trapping or weeding, or non-pesticide chemicals such as pheromones are preferred over pesticides.  Only if further evaluation shows these methods are not sufficient is targeted spraying of pesticides used. Broadcast spraying of non-specific pesticides is considered a last resort.

Bee Removal in Ventura County CA
Some pest control companies specialize in bee removal. Bees are technically not a pest species, but rather a beneficial insect that pollinates flowers and agricultural crops and they almost never sting except in defense against someone disturbing or attacking the bees nest directly. However, you may not want a bee nest in your yard. These bee removal companies are experts in removing bees by relocating them rather than killing them unnecessarily. This is different than exterminating wasps, yellow jackets, and hornets which are aggressive and likely to sting, unlike bees.

 

Some Exterminators and Pest Control Companies in Ventura County Are Far Better Than Others
The Prime Buyer's Report lists these exterminators in Ventura County: Precision Environmental Inc, Ventura Pest Control Inc, Mission City Fumigation, Green's Entomological Service Inc, AIM High Exterminators, Ojai Termite & Pest Control. Other companies for pest control in Ventura County CA that might still be in business include: Abolish Pest Control Simi Valley CA. Didn't find what you wanted with the TOP 10 Exterminators & Pest Control Companies in Ventura County? Then click here to see additional companies in this category.

 

 

 

Questions To Ask Exterminators in Ventura County CA 




When it comes to hiring for pest control in Ventura County CA, ask these questions about the abilities, experience, and credentials of the companies you're considering hiring:


• How long have they been in business? If they are a franchise, how long has that local owner specifically been in the industry as opposed to the national franchise?


• How long have they been doing pest control in Ventura County CA specifically? (Different regions have their own unique soil conditions, weather and moisture issues that will effect pest control methods. Their length of experience doing pest control in your location specifically shows familiarity with these aspects.)

 
• How many jobs do they do each month that are similar to yours, in terms of size of job, residential versus commercial, outside versus inside pests, specific pest species to be removed such as termites versus ants, or bird control versus bee removal, etc.?


• Can the pest control company give you names and numbers of customers who had a similar kind of extermination or relocation done who you can call as references? (All pest control services bearing the Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have already had their customer references called by our research staff so you don't have to.)

• What method and products will they use and what are the advantages and disadvantages of their methods compared to that of other pest control services?

• How long should it take the pest control services to eradicate the infestation, and will complete insect control or rodent control require any return visits?

• In the event that the initial pest control fails, are repeat treatments free?

• Do they provide a warranty for their services?

• Will you need to leave your home pest control procedures, or avoid use of outdoor areas that have been treated and for how long?

• Will their initial estimate be detailed and in writing, and is there a written guarantee?

• Can the company vouch that all employees sent to your property are legal to work in the U.S.? (All pest control companies in Ventura County CA bearing The Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have already signed an agreement to only hire documented workers.)

• Will they show you proof of active workers' compensation and liability insurance? (All pest control companies bearing the Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have already had proof of insurance verified by our research staff so you don't have to.)

 

When you've chosen the best pest control service in Ventura County CA for your specific needs, make sure they are properly licensed by the state for either outside or inside pest control. (All pest control companies bearing the Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have already had their license verified by our research staff so you don't have to.)
 
 

 

 

Exterminators in Ventura County Apply Many Brands 

The chemicals used by professional pest control companies in Ventura County are much more effective (and in some cases, more volatile) than what laymen have access to. The best exterminators use reputable, EPA approved products to perform exterminating treatments. Many of the top pest control companies in Oxnard, Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks and Ventura CA are able to provide services such as ultrasonic pest control, electronic pest control, organic pest control and natural pest control that use fewer or no chemicals or harmful insecticides that could endanger your family or pets.

The following is a partial list of the professional-grade compound brands used by local Oxnard CA area extermination and pest control companies: Sentricon, Pest Defense System, EcoPCU, Steri-Fab, PI Contact Insecticide, Precor, Ultracide, Whitmire, EcoEXEMPT, Viper, Petcor, Nixalite, Woodpecker, Terro, Pantry Patrol, Maxforce, Pro Control, Advantage, and Drax.

 

 

Resources About Exterminators & Pest Control in Ventura County 


Associations & Licensing for Pest Control Services and Exterminators
BBB Better Business Bureau (http://www.bbb.com/)
CAPCA California Association of Pest Control Advisers (http://www.capca.com/)
DCA California Department of Consumer Affairs (www.dca.ca.gov)
DPR Department of Pesticide Regulation (http://www.cdpr.ca.gov/)
EPA Environmental Protection Agency (http://www.epa.gov/)
GC Green California (http://www.gree.ca.gov/)
NPMA National Pest Management Association (http://www.pestworld.org/)
PCOC Pest Control Operators of California (http://www.pcoc.org/)
SPCB Structural Pest Control Board (http://www.pestboard.ca.gov/)

Exterminators and Insect Control Companies Web & Media Resources
California Agriculture Magazine
Pest Control Technology Magazine
Pest Control Magazine
Probe Magazine


The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Pest Control in Ventura County within the following zip codes:

93061, 93010, 93032, 93043, 91361, 93009, 93023, 93064, 91359, 91319, 93011, 93041, 93035, 93044, 93065, 93004, 93094, 93007, 93030, 93006, 91320, 93060, 93033, 93012, 93062, 93003, 93024, 93031, 93015, 93020, 93005, 93042, 93099, 93063, 93016, 93021, 93022, 91358, 93034, 93036, 93066, 91360, 91362, 93001, 93002 and 93040

 

Pest Control Camarillo CA

Chad Byerly Pest Control Camarillo CA 93010

Hubble Termite Management Camarillo CA 93012

Hydrex Pest Control Camarillo CA 93012

Kastle Kare Camarillo CA 93012

Pest-X Camarillo CA 93010

Tip Top Bio-Control Camarillo CA 93010

 

 

Pest Control Moorpark CA

Organic Pest Control Moorpark CA 93021

 

 

Pest Control Newbury Park CA

Animal & Insect Pest Management Newbury Park CA 91320

Berro's Pest Control Service Newbury Park CA 91320

Conejo Termite Newbury Park CA 91319

M&M Termite & Pest Control Newbury Park CA 91320

Nelson Exterminating Newbury Park CA 91320

Summit Termite & Pest Control Newbury Park CA 91320

 

 

Pest Control Ojai CA

Ojai Termite & Pest Control Ojai CA 93023

 

 

Pest Control Oxnard CA

AIM High Exterminators Oxnard CA 93036

Aim High Exterminators Oxnard CA 93030

Best Care Fumigation Oxnard CA 93033

Bugfoot Oxnard CA 93035

Dewey Pest Control Oxnard CA 93031

EZ Gophers Pest Control Oxnard CA 93030

Ecola Service Termite & Pest Oxnard CA 93036

Gold Coast Pest Control Oxnard CA 93030

Marquez Termite & Pest Oxnard CA 93035

Mission City Fumigation Oxnard CA 93036

Tri-Fume Oxnard CA 93030

Weinerth & Sons Bee Removal Oxnard CA 93030

Western Exterminator Oxnard CA 93036

 

 

Pest Control Port Hueneme CA

Marquez Termite & Pest Control Port Hueneme CA 93041

 

 

Pest Control Santa Paula CA

Associates Insectary Santa Paula CA 93061

 

 

Pest Control Santa Rosa Valley CA

AVIPRO Santa Rosa Valley CA 93012

 

 

Pest Control Simi Valley CA

Aaction Pest Control Simi Valley CA 93065

Abolish Pest Control Simi Valley CA 93063

Abolish Pest Control Simi Valley CA 93065

Bee Specialist Simi Valley CA 93063

Carter's Pest Control Simi Valley CA 93065

Clark Pest Control Simi Valley CA 93065

Clear Bird Control Simi Valley CA 93094

Cooley's General Pest Control Simi Valley CA 93065

Gold Coast Pest Control Simi Valley CA 93065

Gopher Abatement Service Simi Valley CA 93063

Harpo's Pest Control Simi Valley CA 93065

Jackson's General Pest Control Simi Valley CA 93094

Pestcom Simi Valley CA 93063

Sentry Pest Control Simi Valley CA 93063

Simi Valley Termite Simi Valley CA 93062

Ultimate Bird Control Simi Valley CA 93063

Ventura Pest Control Simi Valley CA 93063

 

 

Pest Control Somis CA

Evans Extermination Somis CA 93066

 

 

Pest Control Thousand Oaks CA

Anacapa Thousand Oaks CA 91362

Cragoe Pest Service Thousand Oaks CA 91360

Grayson Termite & Pest Control Thousand Oaks CA 91360

Heavenly Pest Control Thousand Oaks CA 91360

 

 

Pest Control Ventura CA

Ana Capa Termite & Pest Control Ventura CA 93003

Bpc Structural Pest Control Ventura CA 93003

Bug Contractor Ventura CA 93003

Casner Exterminating Inc Ventura CA 93001

First Defense Pest Control Ventura CA 93004

Gallegos Pest Control Ventura CA 93003

Gopher Busters Ventura CA 93001

Green's Entomological Service Ventura CA 93003

Inside Out Pest Control Ventura CA 93003

Orkin Ventura CA 93003

Padre Pest Control Ventura CA 93002

Precision Environmental Ventura CA 93001

Shoreline Pest Control Ventura CA 93002

Sloan's Exterminators Ventura CA 93004

Tri County Pest Control Ventura CA 93003

Ventura Pest Control Ventura CA 93003

West Oaks Pest Control Ventura CA 93004

World Wide Pest Elimination Ventura CA 93006

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Exterminators in Ventura County Apply Many Brands

For the health and safety of your family and the other life in and around your home, always be mindful of the products used by your Ventura County pest control expert. Some brands of chemical treatments are more effective or more environmentally friendly than others, so ask your Ventura County pest control technicians which products they endorse before they treat your insect or rodent problems. The following is a list of some of the higher-quality brands used by Ventura County exterminators to treat pest problems in and around Oxnard, Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks and Ventura CA. more »

 

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Resources About Exterminators & Pest Control in Ventura County

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