Regardless of which industry you work in, a pest outbreak is the last thing any business wants to deal with. As well as being unpleasant, you may have to temporarily shut down operations, it could cost a fortune in damaged stock and if word gets out, it could irreversibly damage your reputation.
Having a pest control contract in place is one of the best ways to prevent infestations occurring in the first place. If you’re debating whether or not your business needs one, here are just a few of the many benefits of doing so.
Gives you peace of mind
Not only do you have peace of mind that your premises is protected against pests, you also know that you’re complying with all the latest industry regulations.
There’s so much involved with running a business, it’s unlikely you have time to pest-proof your premises as well as carry out regular inspections for signs of an outbreak. What’s more, industry regulations are constantly changing which is another thing you have to try to keep on top of.
When you have a contract with a professional pest controller, they take care of all this for you, so you don’t have to worry about a thing.
Great for managing your reputation
If you work in catering or hospitality, being able to tell your customers that you work closely with a pest controller can really help to reassure them that you’re doing everything you can to keep them safe.
You can catch outbreaks early
One of the greatest benefits of having a pest control contract is the regular inspections that come with them. The experts know exactly what to look out for which means they can pick up on things you might not. Early detection can prevent a full-on outbreak which means minimal disruption to your business.
Saves money in the long run
Having a pest control contract in place is of course another expense. It’s one which can save you a significant amount of money in the long-run however.
An outbreak can cost a fortune in emergency call-out fees, shutting down your premises, damaged stock and not being able to trade until the pests are gone. Some companies never recover from the financial burden and the damage to their reputation. When it comes to pest control, it always pays to throw caution to the wind.
Services are tailored to your needs
Look for a company that offers different services and packages tailored to your requirements. The needs of a catering business are for example very different to a standard office block. The legalities also vary so it’s crucial you choose a pest controller who’s on top of this.
Prokill offers a number of business solutions which can be designed to fit the exact needs and requirements of your industry and organisation. From PestPlus to PestAdvanced, we have the perfect solution.
For further information about our pest control contracts or to arrange a free, no obligation quotation, please don’t hesitate to contact us at Prokill today.