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4 Reasons to Hire a Professional for Pest Bird Control

Many home and business owners assume that handling pesky birds flocking on their property by themselves is more efficient than calling in an expert. While you could head to the hardware store and buy a few generic deterrents or pesticides, you’ll find the process becomes more costly, ineffective, and time-consuming than it would be to simply hire a professional.

Pest Bird Control in San Francisco, CA

Next time you find yourself dealing with pest birds around your residential or commercial property, don’t waste your time on faulty DIY quick fixes. Call an experienced company to take care of your bird problems and enjoy the benefits a professional team can offer!

1.) Effective Pest Control

Professional pest bird control companies have the training and experience to produce potent and long-lasting solutions. Perhaps even more importantly, they’ll do so without impacting the success of your business or interrupting your day-to-day life. A professional will be able to locate the source of your pest problem and address it head on, so it doesn’t become an issue for you again!

2.) Safe Solutions

As we mentioned before, a bird control company will have the knowledge and resources necessary to handle your pest problem. Don’t risk damage to your building or endangering your health and wellbeing or those of your customers, by inexpertly attempting to install deterrents or use hazardous pesticides on your own! At Birds Away/Pigeons Away, we use only safe, non-toxic materials to control pest birds and operate with the skills necessary to use them.

3.) Timely Service

It can take weeks for you to determine and secure the proper materials to handle pest birds on your property. Even then, there’s no guarantee the ones you spend hours installing will be effective. A professional will have easy and direct access to the tools needed to handle your bird problem. With one phone call, you can take care of pest birds in a prompt and convenient manner.

4.) Thorough Results

Many pest birds leave behind nests, droppings, and other debris that dissuade customers and give the wrong impression about the quality of your business. At Birds Away/Pigeons Away, we sanitize and clean the entire affected area of your building before installing deterrents to remove the unsightly mess birds leave behind.

The experts at Birds Away/Pigeons Away have been serving the Greater San Francisco Bay Area for over 30 years! We’re also licensed and insured, to further guarantee you the peace of mind of knowing your property is in good hands. Give us a call or contact us online to get your pest bird problem resolved the right way at the right price!

Preventing Swallows from Nesting on Your Property

As the end of summer draws nearer, we start to anticipate what the next season will bring. The weather will begin to cool, Halloween costume trends will slowly emerge, children will return to school, and swallow season is almost over! Swallows are a federally protected, migratory bird with an official nesting season that takes place… Continue Reading

How Birds Can Drive Business Away from Your Restaurant

When trying to predict the profit and market trends for your restaurant, don’t forget to include birds in the forecast. You may not initially categorize pest birds as a potential issue worth considering, but when you think about it for a minute, it makes sense. Think you’ve got your bases covered protecting your property and… Continue Reading

Why It’s Imperative to Keep Pigeons Away from Your Hospital

In major cities from San Francisco all the way to New York City, pigeons are a metropolitan staple. Whether people shoo them away or toss them their food scraps, these pesky birds are always around. To the average city-dweller pigeons might be no more than an unavoidable nuisance, but for commercial property holders they can… Continue Reading

Clear Away Swallow Mud Nests in September

Swallows eat a large number of insects every day, making them a welcome site both on farms and other areas where the bug population can be a problem. For this reason, swallows are usually a welcome sight – that is, until they decide to build a big, messy mud nest on your property. Swallows typically… Continue Reading

Native Pigeons Being Pinched by Street Pigeons

Street pigeons are often associated as the most common birds found in populated areas, walking about cities or nesting on urban buildings. They can typically be found landing on or nesting in telephone wires, building ledges and rooftops. Unlike common pigeons, however, band tail pigeons in California are commonly found in foothill areas and often… Continue Reading

Spring Into Action to Prevent Pest Birds

Pest animals aren’t limited to rats, raccoons or squirrels. In urban areas, the most common nuisances are pest birds, like wild pigeons, house sparrows, swallows and starlings, which can all wreak havoc on your landscape by building nests in undesirable places and leaving droppings that can cause health risks. Most often, the main concern with the… Continue Reading

Deter Unwanted Birds From Your Commercial Property

Deter Unwanted Birds From Your Commercial Property

Birds are an essential component to the Eco-system and are generally good-natured creatures. Birds can get curious and become a pest for commercial property owners. Birds carry diseases, have no realm of what it means to be “sanitary”, and are attracted to food and garbage. You are subject to bird nests and non-stop noises. Wild… Continue Reading