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Let Best Pest Control Help You Get Your Home & Lawn Ready for Spring!

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Spring is finally here and there's much to be done to prevent those pesky pests from taking over your lawn and home. Our expert team is trained to "get rid" of any pests crawling around your property. We have a defense against all the pests that affect central Missouri so you do not have to worry. However, in addition to pest control, we also offer many other services at the Lake of the Ozarks. From pest and animal control to lawn and home maintenance, Best Pest Control can help you with everything you need to get ready for spring and summer. 


Pest Control Services
Spring is just around the corner, which means that insects will be out and about more often again. Make sure your home is protected by having regular pest control treatments inside and around your home. In addition to pest control for your home, Best Pest Control can also spray your dock so you won't have to worry about spiders or other pests also enjoying your boat this summer. 
Spider Control for Home &am…

5 Lawn Maintenance Tips to get Your Yard Ready this Spring

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Winter weather can be tough on your lawn. Grass, shrubs and trees are weak after months of lying dormant. If you want your lawn and trees to come back fuller and lusher than before, Best Pest Control can help. Here are a few simple tips to help get your lawn ready for the summer months.


1. Remove Accumulated Debris
The first step in getting your lawn ready for spring is to do some cleaning. Clear away any leaves, twigs and other debris that have gathered over the winter months. Not only can the debris get stuck in your lawn mower, it can also block fertilizers and other materials from being properly absorbed by the lawn. Plus, it can create a breeding ground for pests.

2. Apply Pre-Emergent, Weed Killer & Fertilizer
Applying a pre-emergent in the early spring is very important. It's best to apply it prior to temperatures reaching 55-60 degrees. Afterward, the weed seeds will have begun to germinate and the pre-emergent will no longer be effective. Once crabgrass has germinated, …

5 Critters that can Destroy Your Lawn

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As you prepare your lawn this spring season, you may find that a critter has taken up residence nearby. If you find one of these little critters destroying your yard, contact the best pest control company at the Lake of the Ozarks. We provide live animal trapping at the Lake of the Ozarks. We can trap these pests and prevent further damage from occurring. Below are some common critters we see scurrying around causing lawn damage.


Groundhogs
During the early spring, groundhogs are most active during the warmer parts of the day. However, during the late spring or summer, their days are spent in their cool burrows and feeding occurs during the early morning and dusk. Their burrow system is located about 2-4 feet underground and could extend 15-25 feet horizontally. You may find groundhogs beneath homes, patios, under decks, garages and even stored lumber.

Opossums
Typically, opossums prefer to establish a home within existing structures, such as hollow logs, garages, under buildings, insid…

The BEST at the Lake... Just Ask Our Clients!

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Best Pest Control at the Lake of the Ozarks loves our customers. When our trained technicians treat your house for pests, they always do it as if they are treating their very own home. Customer satisfaction is one of the most important things to us, and we greatly appreciate it when people take the time to give us feedback. Here is what a few of our clients have to say about the best exterminators at the Lake of the Ozarks.

"Thank you Best Pest for your excellent service. I am so happy to not have to worry about spiders and bugs in my house or on my outside deck. You truly are BEST!" - Barbara Ruehter "I've moved a few times now here at the lake and I ALWAYS call on Best Pest! Last place was crawling with brown recluses and they REALLY helped me get control of them! Thank you guys so much for helping my family and I with that nightmare!" - Katherine Farrow "Great service from very nice and trustworthy people. Always there when you need them." - Ter…