Don’t Try Pest Control At Home

We’ve all seen the car commercials where the vehicle is speeding over rough terrain or weaving in and out of traffic. I guess we subliminally get a message that tells us, “We could drive that way. We should buy that car.” Well of course in the middle of our fantasy the screen has a tiny phrase that flashes across the bottom of the screen that if we catch it fast enough, brings us back down to reality.

Closed course with professional driver – Do not try this at home

Of course this makes sense and why not? This driver has had years of training, is in a controlled situation and if untrained people were to give this a try it is very likely someone would be hurt. I often wonder what would happen if the application of pest control was more limited to just those who had the experience and knowledge. I doubt this would ever happen with the money involved but how about just a disclaimer.

Professional pest control applicator – Don’t try this at home.

What say you?

About The Bug Doctor

Jerry Schappert is a certified pest control operator and Associate Certified Entomologist with over two and a half decades of experience from birds to termites and everything in between. He started as a route technician and worked his way up to commercial/national accounts representative. Always learning in his craft he is familiar with rural pest services and big city control techniques. Jerry has owned and operated a successful pest control company since 1993 in Ocala,Florida. While his knowledge and practical application has benefitted his community Jerry wanted to impart his wisdom on a broader scale to help many more. was born from that idea in 2007 and has been well received. It is the goal of this site to inform you with his keen insights and safely guide you through your pest control treatment needs.

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