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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 Sprayer – A Total Loss

November 3, 2017 10:39 PM0 comments
Pest Control Sprayer – A Total Loss

A technician brought in a B&G Pest Control Hand Sprayer and asked us to repair it.  He said it wouldn’t spray.  A quick look revealed the sprayer had never been properly cleaned.  The filter screen was completely clogged.  Here is a photo the screen along with what a new one […]

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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 Sprayer Problems

October 19, 2017 1:01 AM0 comments
Pest Control Sprayer Problems

Are  pest control sprayer problems impacting your schedule and hurting your productivity? A pest control technician came in and told us his pest control pump was not working properly. After a review of his equipment, we found that the feeder hose from his tank to his pump was folded around part of the pest control […]

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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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Water Tank Baffles Improve Pest Control Equipment Safety

September 18, 2017 12:11 PM0 comments
Water Tank Baffles Improve Pest Control Equipment Safety

Our customers have been asking for poly tanks water baffles to reduce water surge and improve safety. Until recently, we had no way of providing a solution. As pest control operators go with smaller trucks to save on gas, the issue of tank baffles and vehicle control is even more […]

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Pest Control Equipment – Safety is Free

September 15, 2017 1:40 PM0 comments
Pest Control Equipment – Safety is Free

Pest control equipment – is your toolbox – storage or flying lawsuit? The first in a series of articles on pest control & weed control equipment safety. The costs of lack of safety can be big: injured employees, medical expenses, clean up expenses, increased insurance (auto, workers comp, liability) expenses, customer […]

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