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Pest Control Spray Rig – Are You In the Market for New Equipment?

November 23, 2017 10:42 PM0 comments

Now, here are some ideas to consider when evaluating new PMP equipment. 1. Can the benefits of the new pest control spray rig equipment be financially quantified? – Will sales increase from: Add on sales to existing customers Acquisition of new customers Ability to raise prices – Will expenses by reduced by: Decrease […]

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Pest Control Spray Equipment – 5 Tips to Reduce Downtime

November 20, 2017 1:48 PM0 comments

A significant number of  pest control spray equipment breakdowns are completely avoidable. Do you want to reduce equipment repair expenses, downtime and missed appointments? A few simple concepts can do wonders for your pest control technician productivity. 1. Under Pressure. Pressure is good. Without it, most power and manual pest control sprayers won’t work. The problem is too […]

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Power Sprayers & Your Truck

November 13, 2017 11:08 AM0 comments
Power Sprayers & Your Truck

Choosing the wrong truck for your power spray equipment can impact profitability and productivity. Be sure to consider some of the following factors when buying a truck to install your  power sprayers. Many new trucks have features that can impact installation and use of power spray equipment. Payload Capacity – The truck must […]

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Pest Control Equipment Efficiency Tips

October 27, 2017 1:45 PM0 comments
Pest Control Equipment Efficiency Tips

Safety is Free. The Little Things Also Matter. Safety is not just a good idea, it’s a great investment for your  pest control spray equipment. In attention to safety has huge financial implications: increased expenses (workers comp, spill clean ups, medical bills, lawsuits, repairs, etc.), lost productivity, employee turnover, customer impacts, bad […]

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Pest Control Equipment Safety 2

October 25, 2017 2:50 PM0 comments
Pest Control Equipment Safety 2

Pest Control Equipment –  Vehicle Load Safety. Pest control spray Equipment safety is not just a good idea, it’s a great investment. Inattention to safety has huge financial implications: increased expenses (workers comp, clean ups, medical bills, lawsuits, repairs, etc.), lost productivity, employee turnover, customer impacts, bad publicity, etc. I will discuss vehicle load […]

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Spray Equipment Tanks – Pre-Season Cleanout Worth the Effort

October 24, 2017 4:23 PM0 comments
Spray Equipment Tanks – Pre-Season Cleanout Worth the Effort

Would you rather have your pest control spray equipment down for servicing now or in the middle of summer? The high season for pest control is approaching. Now is the time, when business is still a little slow, to get your  spray equipment in fighting shape for the long hours and hard use it will undoubtedly […]

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Spray Equipment Filter Cleanout – The Easiest Money You’ll Ever Make

October 23, 2017 5:27 PM0 comments
Spray Equipment Filter Cleanout – The Easiest Money You’ll Ever Make

We have had a number of technicians and PCO’s stop in the past week. They asked us to service their pumps because they were losing pressure. It turned out all that was needed was to clean their filters. We gave them a lecture, but no invoice, and sent them on […]

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The Secret

September 27, 2017 5:33 PM0 comments
The Secret

The biggest secret in spray equipment is “check your filter”. There is nothing you can do with your spray equipment that will save you more money than this simple activity. We repair and replace more pest control spray equipment (and weed control spray equipment) because of clogged filters than for […]

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Pest Control Spray Equipment – Big Idea #2

September 26, 2017 7:56 PM0 comments
Pest Control Spray Equipment – Big Idea #2

Want to get more life from your pest control spray equipment? Take the pressure off!  When you are done spraying, relieve the pressure.  Squeeze the handle of your gun to release the pressure.  If you must, spray the material back into the tank.  We don’t want to create a spill or […]

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Pest Control Sprayers – Quick Hint 17b

September 20, 2017 8:37 PM0 comments
Pest Control Sprayers – Quick Hint 17b

Want to get more life, and have fewer problems, with your pest control sprayers (or weed control sprayer, etc)? Clean it out. Periodically, rinse out your equipment with clean water and run the clean water through the entire system. Whether it is your big power sprayer or your 4 gallon backpack sprayer […]

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