Money For Lunch – Andrew Greess

Articles by: Andrew 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

Spray Equipment – It’s Cheaper to Prevent Problems

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Spray Equipment – It’s Cheaper to Prevent Problems

Many of the problems we see with  pest control sprayers and weed control spray rigs are avoidable.  Company owners and managers should train spray technicians to examine spray equipment to identify and prevent equipment problems before they impact customers and budgets. This photo shows a worn belt that should be replaced BEFORE it fails in the […]

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Weed Sprayer – Unique Design for Productivity

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300 Gallon Weed Spray Trailer, one of a set recently delivered to a local municipality.  Client was very pleased with our work.  There are some really cool features on these weed spray rigs.  I have tried to highlight  a few of these unique items in the video below. The hose reel is […]

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Pest Control Pump Destroyed – Not a Great Christmas Present!

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Pest Control Pump Destroyed – Not a Great Christmas Present!

Pest control technician came in just before the holidays and said the roller pump on his pest control spray rig had just started leaking. We removed and opened the pump and were surprised at what we found. The pump was a total loss. The shaft had been worn down like it had but turned […]

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Four Bumblebee Species Declining in North America

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Four Bumblebee Species Declining in North America

Bumblebees, specifically 4 species, are found by scientists to be declining. The decline in bumblebees has not been as dramatic as the colony collapse disorder affecting honeybees. Whether you are in the bee-related industries or not, declines in these important pollinators is bad news for you. You can read the […]

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Pest Control Equipment – Freeze Damage is Expensive (part 2)

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Pest Control Equipment – Freeze Damage is Expensive (part 2)

Freeze damage to pest control spray equipment is one of the easiest problems to avoid.  We see freeze damage even in AZ where freezing temperatures rarely occur.  Here is a photo of a B&G Pest Sprayer wand that cracked, because it was left under pressure over night when temperatures dropped. All the pest control […]

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Pest Control Sprayer – Tank Clean Out is Critical

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Bobby Rosales, Owner of Affordable Pest Control asks, I have been using a product called Tank Cleaner at the rate suggested. Now when i use my tank, I can only spray about 5 gallons before my filter and tips clog up. Is there a product that I could use to […]

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Weed Sprayers – Herbicides are Tough

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Weed Sprayers – Herbicides are Tough

Weed control sprayers are the lifeblood of a weed control company.  Proper care and attention are necessary to ensure proper operation, productivity and minimal downtime.  Most companies do a pretty good job maintaining the key components of the weed spray rig. The little parts don’t get as much attention, but they also […]

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Spray Equipment – Freeze Damage Costs Big Money

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Spray Equipment – Freeze Damage Costs Big Money

Spray equipment damage resulting from freezing temps were bigger last week than we have seen in a long time.  Here are some photos of some of the damage we saw to pest control sprayer and weed control spray rigs in our spray equipment repair shop last week. We have over 100 years of spray equipment […]

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Weed Control Sprayer – Don’t Lift All that Weight

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Weed Control Sprayer – Don’t Lift All that Weight

Customer requested VALVED QUICK DISCONNECTS on hose end. Quick disconnects are a great idea.  They allow technician to quickly change tools for different jobs and to remove tools for repair, maintenance and storage, and allow the gun to spin preventing hose twisting.  In this photo, customer requested the valved style […]

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New Pest Control IPM Product – Win a B&G $300 Value

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New Pest Control IPM Product – Win a B&G $300 Value

Help me name my new Pest Control IPM Product – B&G Carry All product on Facebook. Best name will win the B&G and the carrier – a $300 value. Please visit my  Quality Equipment & Spray FaceBook page. I am very excited about this new product.  It is a carrier that […]

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