Rid A Pest: Our Pre-Treatment Checklist

Depending on the type of pest control treatment delivered (typically bed bugs or fleas), we may ask you to do some or all of the following to help prepare your home for your Eastern NC pest control appointment:

  • Clear floor areas of any toys, clothes, shoes or other miscellaneous items
  • Sweep, mop or vacuum floors, as needed, particularly under beds or sofas
  • Vacuum furniture and draperies
  • Dispose of vacuum bag immediately in an air-tight bag in an outside garbage container
  • Remove sheets and blankets from bed and wash thoroughly in hot water
  • Remove clothes from dressers and closets, and seal in plastic bags
  • Remove pets from the area to be treated
  • Cover, turn off air intake pump for aquariums in the home
  • Mow the lawn, if exterior pest control treatments are being provided
  • Remove any combustible items from the treated area

Rid A Pest is proud to provide professional pest treatments for homeowners across Eastern and Coastal North Carolina, including Wilson, Goldsboro, Greenville, Jacksonville, Morehead City, Rocky Mount and New Bern, Additional areas we serve include Raleigh, Havelock, Zebulon and Wendell, as well as the greater Wilson, Wayne, Wake, Johnston, Nash, Edgecombe, Pitt, Greene, Craven, Jones, Onslow, Carteret, Pamlico and Beaufort counties.