Best pest control services: How do you know?

The best pest control services can be hard to find.  This is especially true in a state like Connecticut where the competition is fierce.  Fortunately there are metrics that you can use to compare and contrast one company vs another. When starting to look for a pest control company I’m going to assume a few […]

Stains from mice and droppings

Stains from mice and droppings can be two of the most disgusting things you’ll see that mice leave behind.  The reason is that there will be no doubt where the mice have been traveling most frequently.  Many times it’s in the most frequented places in your home like the kitchen. If you want to know […]

Mice inside? Here are some obvious entrances?

Mice inside the home is a common problem especially during the winter.  In fact, its the most popular pest we service from the months of September thru March.  The common question that most people ask is, how are they getting in?  The answer is different with every home, but there are some common places to […]

Do franchises supply leads?

Do franchises supply leads to entrepreneurs? This question comes up all the time when speaking to a prospective franchisee.  The answer is both yes and no. When people look at business opportunities many fantasize about becoming wealthy, having free time and the ability to control their own destiny.  All of this could happen, but how?  […]

Low cost service business

A low cost service business is easy to get into, but is it sustainable?  We believe ours is, here’s why. Before Envirocare Franchise Systems began franchising Envirocare Pest Control in 2020 we had been in business for roughly 22 years.  The entry into the field in 1997 was what many would consider a low cost […]

How to catch mice in a home

How to catch mice is a matter of persistence and knowing the particulars of your prey. Can you do it? Every year mice are a problem throughout the world.  Over history rodents in general have been responsible for not only disease, but also contamination of food stuffs and food areas.  To say that mice are […]

Mice nesting in foam insulation

Mice nesting in foam insulation can be a real problem.  The reason is that most people just don’t take mice into account when looking to save money on their energy bills. Everyone wants a warm home.  One of the best methods to achieve this goal is to add insulation, in particular foam insulation.  I’ve been […]

Pest control career: Should you buy a franchise?

A pest control career can be a very rewarding job, but being the owner is a better goal. Before I tell you why, let’s get a few things out of the way.  A pest control career is not for the faint of heart.  On some days you may see and smell some things that you […]

Pest control in the fall is important

Pest control in the fall is a very important time of the year to receive service.  However, many homeowners ignore it because they assume pests are gone.  This couldn’t be further from the truth.  In fact, many pests such as mice, stinkbugs, wasps and ants will overwinter in your home and emerge next spring.  Here […]

Termite treatment cost in CT

Termite treatment cost in CT can vary and there are really two main reasons why.  The first is that the products in the industry are far better than they were 20 years ago.  The second is there’s more competition.  Believe it or not these two reasons seem like a good thing, but for the consumer […]