For this month’s employee spotlight, we sat down with our 2016 Doug Craft Technician of the Year award winner, Rick Eitel. Tell us a little bit about yourself. I was born in Charleston South Carolina, where we lived till I was 4 years old. I moved from Charleston to Woodbine, Ga (just above Jacksonville Fl). … More Employee Spotlight: Rick Eitel
A roach by any other name would smell as….well you get the gist. In the United States, people have gotten creative with how to refer to a cockroach. Today, we’re breaking down those nicknames and misconceptions to help homeowners and residents identify insects in their homes. What is a “waterbug”? In the South, when people … More A Roach is Still a Roach by Any Other Name…
For our first employee spotlight, we sat down with our 2016 American Pest Control Woman of the Year award winner, Beverly Roper! You recently were selected as the APC Woman of the Year. What did you think when your name was announced? I was surprised! I looked at Laurie and said “I’m going to cry!” … More Employee Spotlight: Beverly Roper
You’ve probably heard of QualityPro companies, but what exactly does that mean for you as a customer? QualityPro is a mark of excellence within the pest management industry and a company’s certification means that they have met the requirements set in place by QualityPro! Employees All employees within a QualityPro certified company have passed a … More What is QualityPro?
American Pest Control introduced the Gene Higginbotham Memorial Scholarship in May 2016. Gene Higginbotham founded American Pest Control in 1971. He valued family, education, and community as top priorities for his company. Mr. Higginbotham passed away on August 30th, 2015 and the scholarship was created in his honor by family and employees to continue his … More Gene Higginbotham Memorial Scholarship
This week’s blog post is a spotlight on our customer service team. Our representatives do more than answer your phone call, they are also members of many local organizations, volunteers in the community and do a lot of outreach work. Just click on your neighborhood to find out who your representative is and learn more … More Get to Know Your Client Service Representative
Bedbugs are one of those pests most of us hope never to encounter. In addition to physical symptoms, they often cause mental trauma for those battling an infestation. Breaking down common misconceptions can help you avoid a potential infestation. Bedbugs will only infest filthy homes. This is one of the most commonly heard “facts” about … More Bedbugs: Top 5 Common Misconceptions