If after assessing the problem you decide to hire the pest control firm contact, a few firms. Take the same care you would when choosing a doctor to select a reputable firm to control your bed bug problem. Make sure you choose a firm that meets the legal and educational requirements for the job.
- Interview a number of firms.
- Be an educated consumer when selecting the firm. Don't depend on sales pitches and advertising to assess the firm's credibility.
- Ask for references and investigate any complaints about the firm.
- The firm must inspect the property before it gives a price quote or applies treatment.
- The firm must provide a written inspection report, a treatment plan, and how to prevent further infestation.