Money For Lunch – Andrew Greess

Articles by: Andrew GreessAndrew Greess
Andrew Greess Pest Control Equipment Expert. President at Qspray.com, a leading Spray Equipment website Qspray.com. Thunderbird School of Global Management. Phoenix, Arizona Area

Crazy Things We See in Equipment Repairs

July 3, 2017 1:42 PMComments Off on Crazy Things We See in Equipment Repairs
Crazy Things We See in Equipment Repairs

At QSpray we not only build and sell pest and lawn control spray equipment, but we service it too. All kinds of repairs come in to our shop from the standard clean and tune ups, to cases like this melted Birchmeier Backpack sprayer. Expensive and time consuming accidents like these can […]

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The Birchmeier Spray Shield

June 30, 2017 1:49 PMComments Off on The Birchmeier Spray Shield
The Birchmeier Spray Shield

Andrew Greess, at QSpray.com, shows why having a Birchmeier Spray Shield can be helpful to lawn control specialists. It’s a simple idea with simple execution, but when on the job it’s important to protect the clients valued plants. You are there to spray and kill the weeds and unwanted foliage. […]

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Birchmeier Backpack Grease “Keeps it a Well Oiled Machine”

June 29, 2017 12:45 PMComments Off on Birchmeier Backpack Grease “Keeps it a Well Oiled Machine”
Birchmeier Backpack Grease “Keeps it a Well Oiled Machine”

. “Like a well oiled machine” is a common idiom used often to describe how something is working. Here at QSpray we highly recommend Birchmeier Backpack sprayers and to keep them maintained and working properly, you literally need to keep it well oiled. It’s important that the  pump always have grease. […]

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Birchmeier Backpack Rebuild Valve Repair Kit

June 28, 2017 2:59 PMComments Off on Birchmeier Backpack Rebuild Valve Repair Kit
Birchmeier Backpack Rebuild Valve Repair Kit

There are important parts to your Birchmeier backpack sprayer and changing them out once a year to prolong the life of your pest control or lawn care sprayer. We advocate this as best practice to our clients. There are four replacement kits that can be found at QSpray.com. The four […]

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Keep Birchmeier Backpacks from Leaking with New Lid Gaskets

June 27, 2017 1:58 PMComments Off on Keep Birchmeier Backpacks from Leaking with New Lid Gaskets
Keep Birchmeier Backpacks from Leaking with New Lid Gaskets

At QSpray, we stand behind Birchmeier backpack sprayers as our top choice for reliable products. But even top notch sprayers such as these have parts that wear down and need to be replaced to keep your sprayer in proper working order. A top complaint we hear is “product is leaking […]

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Replacing the Air Chamber on a Birchmeier Backpack

June 26, 2017 2:08 PMComments Off on Replacing the Air Chamber on a Birchmeier Backpack
Replacing the Air Chamber on a Birchmeier Backpack

Andrew Greess, at Qspray.com, knows a thing or two about Birchmeier Backpack sprayers and all their parts. Not only does QSpray sell the products and parts, but they repair them as well. A part that sometimes wears down and cracks is the air cylinder. It is understandable as an extreme amount […]

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Birchmeier Backpack Sprayer – Clean Those Filters

June 23, 2017 9:54 AMComments Off on Birchmeier Backpack Sprayer – Clean Those Filters
Birchmeier Backpack Sprayer – Clean Those Filters

It is important to ensure a long life for your Birchmeier backpack sprayer. The best way to do this is to check and clean your filters every day. On every Birchmeier there are two filters. One filter is in the tank. The other is in the spray valve (the handle […]

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Can I Use my B&G Sprayer to Spray Bleach?

June 22, 2017 11:06 AMComments Off on Can I Use my B&G Sprayer to Spray Bleach?
Can I Use my B&G Sprayer to Spray Bleach?

Can I use my B&G Sprayer to spray bleach? One quick look at these photos gives you the answer.  HELL NO! A client recently came in needing B&G replacement parts for his B&G sprayer.  He told us he used the B&G Sprayer to spray bleach.  The bleach turned the brass green and ate […]

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What Can Your Pest/Landscape Business Learn from Van Halen?

May 18, 2017 12:10 PMComments Off on What Can Your Pest/Landscape Business Learn from Van Halen?
What Can Your Pest/Landscape Business Learn from Van Halen?

Are you kidding? What can a Pest or Landscape Company owner learn from Van Halen except how to party like a rock star? Well, at least one thing about how to manage your pest control or landscape business. Why Brown M&Ms? Van Halen’s contract specified that concert venues meet a long list […]

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Pest Control Preflight Checklist – Save Time, Save Money, Serve Customers

May 17, 2017 12:12 PMComments Off on Pest Control Preflight Checklist – Save Time, Save Money, Serve Customers
Pest Control Preflight Checklist – Save Time, Save Money, Serve Customers

Every pilot has a checklist and goes through a pre-flight routine BEFORE taking his or her plane into the air. The checklist helps the pilot find problems on the ground, where they can be more easily and safely resolved. I believe Pest Control technicians should do the same thing. Pilots Do […]

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