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

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 [...]

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How to Change Out Birchmeier Backpack Straps

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 is a quick video showing how [...]

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

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 broadening their licenses to work in other [...]

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

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 [...]

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B&G Spray Tips - Get the Right Tip for the Job

B&G Spray Tips - Get the Right Tip for the JobMost pest control professionals use a B&G in their daily route.  In my experience, most who use a B&G use the B&G Sprayer tip that came on the B&G.  In most cases, this is the B&G 5800 or B&G5800-CC tip.In many cases this makes sense.  These [...]

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Don't Wait for Problems With Your Pest Control Equipment

Pest Control Equipment - Don't Wait for ProblemsOur pest control equipment repair shop sees all sort of problems, every day.The pest equipment issues that really surprise me are the ones that are totally avoidable. So many big problems can be avoided if the problem was dealt with when it was small. Check out this short spray equipment tips [...]

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Summit Stacked Electric Hose Reels - Overstock Special

Summit Stacked Electric Hose Reels - With Roller GuidesOrdered these for a client and could not use them.  We are offering them BELOW COST!This is a beautiful piece of equipment:Heavy Duty Summit Electric Hose Reels, Color BLACK, quantity 212-Volt Electric Motor, quantity 2Heavy-Duty Roller guides, quantity 2Heavy duty swivel, quantity 2Push button switch & solenoid, quantity 2 [...]

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Crazy Customer Contest – The Results Are In!

We had a lot of entries in our pest control Crazy Customer Contest.I have included some of my favorites below. (NOTE: due to time constraints, I did not edit the results, just pasted them here for your enjoyment).The most common theme was customers complaining about dead bugs after the pest control treatment. Crazy, unreasonable customers who [...]

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Video Spray Equipment Tip - Power Spray Hose Problems?

We solve lots of power spray hose problems in our spray equipment repair shop.  Many of these problems could have been anticipated and avoided.  A quick inspection of your pest control spray hose can reveal potential problems.  The bad hose can be eliminated before it fails.  Spray hose repair is fast and easy. It is much faster, cheaper, safer [...]

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Experience Pays: Top 10 Avoidable Spray Equipment Problems And Ways To Avoid Them

Years of Experience tells us that over half the problems experienced by lawn spray equipment and pest control spray equipment is avoidable! How you must be thinking? Eventually all the equipment will start to leak, a sprayer valve is bound to break, commercial spray equipment is used hard daily and it's just a fact of our [...]

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