Loading... Please wait...

Blog

Pest Control Equipment - 10 Important Training Tips

Posted by Andrew Greess on

Many pest control companies, large and small, have terrific training programs for dealing with specific pests, product labels, cross-selling, etc. But we don’t see many companies that spend enough time training on their pest control equipment. How do we know this? By the types and numbers of avoidable problems we see in our pest equipment repair shop every day.

Read my full article in PCT magazine on this important topic.    I share 10 valuable pest control equipment tips that will save you time and money and help you reduce downtime to better serve customers.

Pest Control Equipment - 10 Training Tips

Pest Control Equipment

Coxreels Hose Reel Maintenance

Many of our customers use Coxreels spring rewind reels including applications such as water hose reels, air hose reels, welding reels, cable reels, etc.  All of these reels rely on a Cox Replacement Spring Can, also known as a spring motor, to rewind the hose or cable back onto the reel.  Qspray stocks the most popularCoxreels Spring [...]

Read More »

New At Qspray - Vapamore Bed Bug Steamers

Bed bug control is a great business for US Pest Control experts.  With the Vapamore Bed Bug Steamers you can enter the bed bug industry with a competitive advantage over other operators just using chemicals.Vapamore is a leading company in the steam cleaning products industry. They build top quality, commercial grade steam cleaners.  The amazing thing is [...]

Read More »

Thinking of Buying a Power Spray Rig?

At Qspray, we know our power spray equipment. We sell it, we service it, so we designed a rig that fulfills our checklist for top of the line power sprayer rigs. Being in the industry, we've learned a few things and we put that knowledge to good use. First things first, we use quality parts. To us, using brass fittings is [...]

Read More »

Urban Desert Pest Control - Great Service & Great Marketing

Congratulations to Brad Olson & Urban Desert Pest Control for getting great TV coverage and appearing on Channel 3 & 5 in Phoenix for professional pest control advice on rodents.  Click here to view the segment. Brad and his family recently moved to AZ and in a couple of years has built a successful, growing pest control [...]

Read More »

The Must-Have 1000-Lumen Rechargeable Flashlight

A personal favorite, the Lumen 1000 Rechargeable Flashlight easily won this status with a few of its wonderful features. First it's BRIGHT, at 1000 lumens looking directly at it is not recommended as it will blind you for a few seconds. Use it at 1000 lumens for 1.5 hours or lower it to 285 for 4 hours of [...]

Read More »

Pest Control Equipment Preventing Freeze Damage Will Make You Money

Freeze damage damage to your pest control equipment is expensive for several reasons: -  Pest control equipment repair expense -  Missed appointments/angry customers -  Lost revenue from cancelled stops -  Paying technicians to sit while repairs are performedWinter comes every year.  It is no surprise.  What is a surprise is that every year there are many pest control companies [...]

Read More »

Stop Spraying Money Down the Drain With Expert Knowledge

Andrew Greess, of Quality Equipment and Spray, wrote a book on the spray equipment industry. With over 100 years combined experience from our staff, this book is the best resource to guide you. Lean how to extend the life of your equipment, boost productivity and learn preventative measures for common problems in widely used pest and lawn control spray equipment. [...]

Read More »

High Pressure Shurflo 8000 Series Pump & Motor

The Shurflo 12-volt 8000 Series pump and motor is a lower volume but high-pressure pump. It is great for residential pest and lawn control applications. It's max 100 psi easily pushes through 300 feet of hose. This 8000 Series pump has two models one with a ½" female pipe threading and also a ½" male pipe threading. One great benefit of [...]

Read More »

Coolest Insect Photos Ever!

If you are fascinated by insects, and enjoy great insect photography, you have to check out this site. Levon Biss is an amazing English photographer who has taken up the art of microscopic photos of insects.  The process he goes through to photograph an insect is incredible.       Because of his skill and dedication, he has [...]

Read More »