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Best Pest Control
Companies in
San Diego
2019

Why These Pest Control Companies?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored pest control companies on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best pest control companies in San Diego, CA.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Aardvark Ant & Pest Control Inc

Aardvark Ant & Pest Control, Inc., is a full-service pest control service company in El Cajon that has served the greater San Diego metropolitan area and beyond for more than 15 years. Its pest removal services include termites, gophers and voles, rats and mice, ants, bedbugs, bees and wasps, large animal trapping, and cockroaches. Other pests that it eradicates include bats, fleas, flies, mosquitoes, reptiles such as lizards, rattlesnakes, and other snakes, scorpions and centipedes, and spiders. Aardvark Ant & Pest Control is licensed, bonded, and insured. The company is a member of the San Diego East County Chamber of Commerce and Pest Control Operators of California.

El Cajon, CA 92019

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Achieve Pest Management

Achieve Pest Management is a licensed, bonded, and insured pest control business with more than three decades of experience in San Diego. The locally owned company provides general pest control and uses targeted treatments for ants or spiders. Trained technicians remove nests or hives and use insecticides to control wasps, yellow jackets, and other stinging insects. Achieve Pest Management manages rodents with traps, bait, and an extensive inspection to find and block entry points.

San Diego, CA 92117

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Agricultural Pest Control

Agricultural Pest Control is a locally owned extermination company founded in 1982 in San Diego. The company is skilled in handling nuisance bird problems, installing building and behavioral modifications to prevent nesting. State-certified technicians are trained to control general insect pests, with expertise in hives and nests of stinging insects and minor structural repair of damage caused by winged insects. Agricultural Pest Control also offers lawn care, weed and fungus control, tree and shrub spraying, and other landscaping services.

Lakeside, CA 92040

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Algon Exterminating

Algon Exterminating is a family-owned business with more than four decades of experience providing pest control in San Diego. It provides quarterly visits to residential and commercial clients to control spiders, wasps, ants, and other common insects. State-certified technicians inspect structures and use fumigation to eradicate termites and bedbugs that often infest inaccessible areas. Founded in 1973, Algon Exterminating provides a range of repairs for pest damage in homes and businesses.

El Cajon, CA 92021

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Bite Away Pest Control

Bite Away Pest Control is a full-service termite and pest control company in San Diego and Escondido. Its owner has more than three decades of experience in the industry. The locally owned company, opened in 2005, controls termites starting with a thorough inspection, then moves to fumigation, chemical or nonchemical spot treatment, trenching, and soil treatment. Licensed technicians use encasement, liquid or granular insecticides and thermal treatments to control fleas, ticks, and bedbugs. Bite Away Pest Control develops individualized plans to control other common insects and rodents.

San Diego, CA 92120

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Cal Coast Pest Management

Cal Coast Pest Management is a locally owned company providing extermination services to residential and commercial clients in the San Diego area. The company develops individualized control or prevention programs for homes, food processing facilities, warehouses, offices, apartment buildings, and other businesses. State-certified technicians conduct extensive evaluations, then use environmentally friendly products and cleanup methods to eradicate and prevent infestations of ants, spiders, roaches, and other insects. Cal Coast Pest Management manages rodents and wildlife through trapping, relocation, and exclusion.

San Diego, CA 92149

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Centurion Pest Control

Centurion Pest Control is a locally owned company with more than four decades of experience in San Diego. It provides pest removal and prevention to homes and businesses and is certified to remove nests of stinging insects and relocate honeybee colonies safely. Licensed technicians use pesticides and other techniques to control bedbugs, ants, roaches, and other common insects. Centurion Pest Control uses traps, baiting systems, and food source or habitat manipulation to manage rodents.

San Diego, CA 92172

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D & S Termite & Pest Control

D & S Termite & Pest Control is a family-owned extermination company founded in 1968 in San Diego. It focuses on complete termite control with fumigation, liquid insecticide soil and foundation treatment, and quarterly maintenance to prevent infestations. State-certified technicians provide one-time, monthly, or quarterly services to control ants, roaches, spiders, and other common insects. D & S Termite & Pest Control also offers fumigation and local treatment of bedbugs and fleas.

Spring Valley, CA 91977

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Doug's Bug Company

Doug's Bug Company is an extermination company in San Diego serving residential and commercial clients. It has a K9 bedbug detection team and focuses on organic treatment methods such as botanical insecticides. State-certified technicians and the licensed K9 team detect bedbug infestations and offer same-day treatments with thermal treatments and insecticides. Doug's Bug Company uses integrated pest management or IPM to utilize sanitation, environmental modification, and frequent monitoring to control insects and rodents.

San Diego, CA 92110

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Gaines Pest Control

Gaines Pest Control is an exterminator in El Cajon that covers the San Diego metro. The company opened 2006 and provides services to both residential and commercial projects of any classification or scope. The business works to combat infestations in Southern California, eliminating cockroaches, fleas, ticks, carpenter ants, wasps, and other types of vermin. The team collaborates with customers to meet their needs and goals and design effective solutions within their budget. Gaines Pest Control only uses nontoxic treatments to protect customers, pets, beneficial plants, and the environment.

El Cajon, CA 92019

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Green Flash Pest Control

Green Flash Pest Control is a family-owned business with over two decades of experience providing pest control in San Diego. The company provides pet- and child-friendly solutions to keep homes free of pests and customizes control methods for commercial clients. State-certified technicians are trained in efficient pest control for food service, retail, and warehouse businesses as well as apartment buildings and hotels. Green Flash Pest Control offers free inspections and estimates and has custom treatments for childcare providers.

Lemon Grove, CA 91945

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Hearts Pest Management

Hearts Pest Management is an Ecowise-certified pest control company in San Diego. The company, opened in 2002, focuses on organic products and methods and employs integrated pest control or IPM for residential and commercial settings. Licensed and insured technicians are highly trained in bedbug control and manage rodents with trapping and environment modification to prevent new infestations. Hearts Pest Management is state-certified to handle flying insects and to relocate honeybee hives when needed.

San Diego, CA 92127

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Hydrex Pest Control Co.

Hydrex Pest Control Co. is a locally owned company with more than four decades of experience providing extermination services in San Diego. It offers a Gold Comprehensive Service plan including an initial inspection and treatment, followed by maintenance visits and assistance in keeping harborage areas clean and inaccessible to pests. Certified technicians control termites with chemical soil treatment and high-pressure insecticides that get under slabs and foundations. Hydrex Pest Control offers alternative methods of pest control such as an electro-gun, orange oil, and borates.

San Diego, CA 92126

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Knight Termite & Pest Control

Knight Termite & Pest Control is a family-owned business with over two decades of experience in extermination in San Diego. The company uses structural tenting, timber treatment, and local chemical treatment to control termites. Licensed technicians use a combination of pesticides and thermal treatments to eradicate bedbugs, fleas, ants, and other insects. Knight Termite & Pest Control treats fungal infestations that can damage wood by using fungicides and inspecting structures to determine where excess moisture is coming from. The company offers free estimates and free termite inspections.

San Diego, CA 92120

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License-To-Kill Termite & Pest Control

License To Kill Termite & Pest Control has been providing extermination services in San Diego since 1997. The firm offers pest control for residential and commercial clients, as well as military bases and places of worship. The Christian-owned company takes an integrated approach to protecting people, pets, and real estate, and it applies eco-Smart business practices to preserve the environment. The family-owned and -operated establishment deals with pests that include rodents, cockroaches, bedbugs, termites, springtails, and wood-boring beetles. License To Kill Termite & Pest Control works with the Greater San Diego Association of Realtors and is a member of the San Diego Apartment Association.

La Mesa, CA 91941

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MANNvsPEST

MANNvsPEST serves all of San Diego County, providing pest control services. It is a fully insured, eco-friendly pest removal, extermination, and prevention company that specializes in eradicating insect and rodent infestations, swarms, and nests from homes and commercial properties. The company provides ongoing maintenance plans to prevent pests from returning. All services include inspection and treatment of the building exterior, removal of spider webs and eggs, a barrier treatment, and preventive measures for areas adjoining the building. MANN vs PEST offers a 100% guarantee for its work.

San Diego, CA 92120

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Mission Pest Control

Mission Pest Control is a family-owned company with over a decade of experience providing extermination services in San Diego. It controls roaches, silverfish, ants, bees, and other insects for residential and commercial clients. Licensed technicians are trained to use products in a manner that is safe for pets and people. Mission Pest Control also manages gophers, mice, rats, and other rodents, as well as scorpions and lawn pests such as snails and mosquitoes.

San Diego, CA 92121

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Mt. Helix Pest & Termite Control

Mt. Helix Pest & Termite Control is a family-owned extermination business founded in 1997 in San Diego. It provides trapping and rodent removal services and a property inspection with exclusion modifications. State-certified technicians provide monthly, bimonthly, or quarterly services to control ants, roaches, silverfish, and other insects. Mt. Helix Pest & Termite Control provides termite inspections, reports, and fumigation for homeowners, property managers, and Realtors. Estimates and property repairs to fix termite damage are also available.

San Diego, CA 92120

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Payne Pest Management

Payne Pest Management, a family-owned company serving central and northern California, is one of the 100 largest pest control companies in the United States. Opened in 2006, it provides wildlife, bird, and rodent management through traps, netting, and exclusion modifications. State-certified technicians treat properties for ants, silverfish, roaches, spiders, and other common insects. Payne Pest Management provides termite treatment using localized, full, or tent fumigation and prevents infestations using liquid pesticides and soil treatment.

San Diego, CA 92131

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Pestguard Termite And Pest Control

Pestguard Termite and Pest Control is a locally owned company with over three decades of experience providing extermination services to residential, commercial, and industrial clients in San Diego. It offers residential service plans with quarterly visits, evaluating homes during the initial visit. Licensed technicians treat attics, basements, and cracks or crevices for general insect control. Pestguard Termite and Pest Control uses targeted treatment methods, including hive removal to control bees or wasps, and exterminates pests such as cockroaches, bedbugs, fleas, rats, and termites.

San Diego, CA 92126

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R&D Pest Services, Inc

R&D Pest Services, Inc., is a family-owned company founded in 1988 that provides extermination services to residential and commercial clients in San Diego. It focuses on eco-friendly products and backpack sprayers to minimize the spread of pesticides. The company treats for ants and spiders, and technicians licensed in basic pest control evaluate each situation individually and suggest a range of options. R&D Pest Services combines baits, traps, and other less toxic alternatives with chemicals and manages rodents and other pests with exclusion modifications.

San Diego, CA 92128

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San Diego Pest & Termite

San Diego Pest and Termite, formerly San Diego Pest Solutions, is a professional pest management company in San Diego that serves clients in the surrounding metropolitan area. Backed by a 100% customer satisfaction guarantee, its services include treatments for termites, ants, bedbugs, rodents, spiders, stinging insects, gophers, and other general pests. The company has a decade of experience and is a member of the Poway Chamber of Commerce. Customers praise the company for the quality of its customer service as well as the effectiveness of its treatments and its ability to work around clients' schedules.

San Diego, CA 92126

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Smithey Pest Control

Smithey Pest Control is a family-owned and -operated company that provides extermination services to residential and commercial clients in San Diego. It offers one-time treatments as well as monthly, bimonthly, quarterly, and annual service plans. State-certified technicians control ants, spiders, roaches, silverfish, and other insects. along with mice, rats, and other rodents. Smithey Pest Control is licensed, bonded, and insured to provide comprehensive pest control packages to apartments, HOAs, single or multi-family homes, and several types of commercial buildings.

Chula Vista, CA 91911

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Thrasher Termite & Pest Control of So Cal, Inc

Thrasher Termite & Pest Control of So Cal, Inc., is a family-owned company providing pest control services throughout San Diego and southern California. It provides wood-destroying insect reports and uses fumigation, liquid termiticides, and soil treatment to control termites, carpenter ants or bees, and wood-boring beetles. State-certified technicians are skilled in using Vikane structural fumigation to eradicate bedbugs, fleas, roaches, and other pests from every part of a structure.

San Diego, CA 92123

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VERIKILL Pest Control Inc

VERIKILL Pest Control Inc. is a locally owned company founded in 2002 to provide extermination services throughout San Diego. It is certified to remove bees, wasps, and other stinging insects through hive or nest removal and pesticides. Licensed technicians are trained to perform fumigation and bagging to rid structures of ants, bedbugs, termites, and other pests. VERIKILL Pest Control manages rodents, birds, and wildlife with humane trapping, relocation, netting, exclusion, and environmental modification.

San Diego, CA 92117

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Vester Pest Control, Inc.

Vester Pest Control, Inc., is a pest control company in San Diego. It offers service plans for homeowners, property managers, and business owners. Licensed technicians are certified in bee and honey removal, use of lethal gas to control burrowing animals, and pesticide use. Vester Pest Control conducts extensive inspections, analyzes structural and environmental pest issues, and performs some structural repairs. Exterior control plans emphasize chemical barriers and modifications to keep pests out of buildings. The locally owned business was founded in 2002.

Solana Beach, CA 92075

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