As a professional pest control company, you’d probably think we resent being asked this question. We don’t! We’re actually quite happy to answer it, for two reasons: first, we understand why you ask. There are a billion DIY pest control products on the market, and a lot of them are cheap and easy-to-use. Is a professional service really that much more effective than the stuff you could do on your own? More importantly, we don’t mind answering this question because we’re confident in our answer: hiring a professional is usually the most time, quality, and even cost-effective solution to your pest problem. Here are the four main reasons why.