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Ants, spiders, cockroaches, rodents — size and number of legs are irrelevant when you have a pest problem. All you care about is showing them the door and making sure they won’t come back, especially when trying to sell your home. You’re in luck because we’ve rounded up five of the top-rated pest control services in Kansas City that can help you get (and maintain) a pest-free home. Here they are, in no particular order.

1. Smithereen Pest Management Services

Smithereen Pest Management Services is a long-standing family-owned and operated company that will blast your bugs to smithereens. They handle a range of pest problems, including bed bug treatment and inspections, residential pest maintenance, and commercial pest control. They’ve also earned their Green Shield certification, ensuring their practices are less risky to people, pets, and the environment.

2. Blue Beetle

More than 1,300 positive Google reviews can’t be wrong! Blue Beetle is a local leader in pest control, offering one of the widest range of services and experience in the industry. Their Happy Home program is a homeowner favorite, ensuring you get year-round pest treatment so there are no gaps in the defense. If you are buying or selling a home, they also offer termite inspections and treatments to build confidence in the transaction. 

3. Gunter Pest and Lawn

Pests that are controlled on the outside rarely have opportunities to cause problems on the inside. That’s why Gunter Pest and Lawn provides comprehensive treatments for homeowners to prevent problems before they start. They offer treatments for termites and mosquitoes, as well as routine prevention for a low flat monthly fee. Plus, they can treat your entire lawn for bugs and rodents to keep them away from your property.  

4. Rock Pest Control

Bed bugs are one of the specialties at Rock Pest Control, but rest assured they can also tackle any pest problem that’s “bugging” you! They offer a unique bed bug heat treatment that can take care of bed bug problems in as little as 24 hours, plus there are no chemicals involved. They have all the treatment equipment available to rent and have several package options to choose from.

5. Edge Pest Control

Edge Pest Control has won numerous awards and accolades for their pest and mosquito control. They pride themselves on fast response times to mitigate your pest problems from becoming worse, and even offer free re-services if your problem isn’t eliminated the first time. Not sure if you need pest control? You can visit their website to chat with a live agent before you schedule an appointment.

When you’re selling a home, pests have no place in the process. There are lots of other things you can do to earn buyer trust, make your home appear tidy and well-kept, and get more offers on the table. Learn more about UpSell and how we can help you sell your home faster.