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PCT Magazine Podcast - Boosting Pest Control Revenue

PCT Magazine Podcast - Boosting Pest Control Revenue

Posted by Andrew Greess on Sep 20th 2018

Pest Control Technology PCT Magazine editor Brad Harbison recently interviewed me for their PCT Podcast.  The interview was a follow up to the feature article I recently authored,Revenue Boosters (click to read).Here are some of the topics Brad & I discussed to help you become more productive and grow your Pest / Landscape Business Re […]
Revenue Boosters - Looking to Grow Your Business?

Revenue Boosters - Looking to Grow Your Business?

Posted by Andrew Greess on Sep 3rd 2018

Looking to grow your business revenue?  Check out my recent article in PCT Magazine. Our customers, mainly Pest Control & Landscape companies are always asking for ways to increase their revenues.  My recent article in Pest Control Technology (PCT) magazine shares some of the techniques that Qspray.com has used to grow o […]
B&G Electric Backpack - Great Tool for your Business

B&G Electric Backpack - Great Tool for your Business

Posted by Andrew Greess on Sep 3rd 2018

B&G Electric Backpack PestPro Power 4This is a great tool from the leader in the pest control equipment business.Made for professionals.  Wand is completely rebuildable.  Comes with 2 batteries!PestPro Power 4 features• 4 Way perimeter tip designed specifically by B&G for Professional PCO's• Brass application wand with B& […]
Birchmeier Backpacks - How to Protect Your Back

Birchmeier Backpacks - How to Protect Your Back

Posted by Andrew Greess on Aug 29th 2018

The Birchmeier Comfort Kit protects your back and saves your aching shoulders. If you use a BIrchmeier Backpack, and you are no longer 21 years old, consider the  Birchmeier Comfort Kit from Qspray.com.  This kit consists of 3 main components.  A waist belt that transfers much of the Birchmeier Backpack's weight from your […]
Spray Fittings and Tanks - The Right Small Spray Equipment Components Matter Too

Spray Fittings and Tanks - The Right Small Spray Equipment Components Matter Too

Posted by Andrew Greess on Aug 28th 2018

One area often overlooked when building pest control equipment trucks or commercial lawn spray trucks is the small parts. People know enough to specify the big brands: Honda motor, Cox hose reel, Hypro pump, etc. but, often think the rest then doesn't really matter. I can show you for a fact in pictures that just throwing together the valves com […]
Choosing the Right Spray Equipment Engines, Backpacks, Pumps and Trailers

Choosing the Right Spray Equipment Engines, Backpacks, Pumps and Trailers

Posted by Andrew Greess on Aug 28th 2018

Sadly, most companies try to save money by buying the cheapest commercial lawn spray equipment. Now that’s okay if your overall plan is to use, abuse and toss it out! If your plan is to keep the equipment and rebuildparts when needed, then you need to invest first in quality equipment. It may hurt the budget a bit when you are purchasing the […]
Oh The Hose Reel Problems We’ve Seen!

Oh The Hose Reel Problems We’ve Seen!

Posted by Andrew Greess on Aug 28th 2018

Bob Marley sang, “You can fool some people sometime, but you can’t fool all the people all the time.” You might be fooled into thinking a few spot welds keeping your 100 pound hose reel suspended above your engine and pump will hold. But we know better. Eventually the normal wear and tear, thumping and bumping down roads, hot and cold temperatur […]
How to Change Out Birchmeier Backpack Straps

How to Change Out Birchmeier Backpack Straps

Posted by Andrew Greess on Aug 19th 2018

We sometimes get asked how to change out the straps on the Birchmeier Backpack Sprayers. To change out the straps, use the Birchmeier fixing key.  The Birchmeier fixing key is already on your Birchmeier Backpack.   You want to save the old fixing key to re-use it when installing new Birchmeier straps. Here […]
​A Culture of Safety and Professional Conduct – A Pest Control Company’s Goal

​A Culture of Safety and Professional Conduct – A Pest Control Company’s Goal

Posted by Jason Stigall on Aug 15th 2018

I am pleased to present this guest blog post about the importance of pest control training by Jason Stigall of Mobile Training Solutions. Impressing safe and professional habits into newly minted employees is paramount. It is our obligation as state certified people to thoroughly educate individuals coming into our industry and those broaden […]
B&G Sprayer Tips - Big Impact on Pest Control Chemical Costs

B&G Sprayer Tips - Big Impact on Pest Control Chemical Costs

Posted by andrew greess on Aug 14th 2018

B&G Sprayer Tips - Big Impact on Pest Control Chemical CostsB&G Sprayer equipment experts report (see attribution below) that the brass B&G sprayer tip on your B&G 1 gallon sprayer experiences 10% nozzle wear each year. This means after 1 year, your B&G sprayer is putting out 10% MORE CHEMICAL than it did the year before.  I ca […]