Pest Control & Exterminator Services
in the Princeton, NJ Area

We're here to keep pests out of homes and business in New Jersey.

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Pest Control in New Jersey

Princeton, NJ
937 State Road
Residential & Commercial Services
(844) 243-1637

Hours of Operation:

Monday: 7:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday: 7:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 7:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Thursday: 7:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Friday: 7:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sunday: Closed

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We provide the Princeton area with top-notch pest control.

  • Belle Mead
  • Blawenburg
  • Cranbury
  • Dayton
  • Ewing
  • Flagtown
  • Franklin Park
  • Hightstown
  • Hillsborough
  • Hopewell
  • Kendall Park
  • Kingston
  • Lawrenceville
  • Monmouth Junction
  • North Brunswick
  • Pennington
  • Plainsboro
  • Princeton Junction
  • Ringoes
  • Rocky Hill
  • Roosevelt
  • Skillman
  • Somerset
  • Trenton
  • Twin Rivers

The Princeton area has over 30,000 year-round residents and thousands of university students. The city faces a variety of pest problems in homes and businesses. The humid NJ climate leads to mosquitos, wasps, and more. On top of that, the influx of travelers can lead to bed bugs being brought in. The Princeton area can also have issues with rodents, flies, roaches, and more. Homeowners and business owners in New Jersey both need a pest control company that understand the pests in the area, the area itself, and the pest treatments that will get rid of ants, mosquitoes, termites, bed bugs, and any other pest that may be bugging you. Thankfully, we are the pest control company near you in the Princeton area and we are ready to help. If you need a pest exterminator that not only knows pests but knows the pests in your area, give us a call — we'll get the pests out.

Mosquito Control

If it's biting and buzzing, we'll get it gone fast.
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Cockroach Control

We'll get those nasty roaches out of your home fast.
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Termite Control

We're here to protect your largest investment from hungry termites. Give us a call, we'll keep them away from your home.
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Tick Control

Your backyard should be your happy place. Don’t let ticks threaten your family and pets with Lyme disease. Our treatments can help.
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Q: What are the most common pest issues that home and business owners face in the Princeton area?

A: Ants and mice.

Q: How do the seasons affect pest activity around Princeton/Trenton?

A: Any change in weather affects pests.

Q: What are some common signs of pest activity around homes?

A: Increased sightings around the home and noises at night are two of the most obvious signs.

Q: When should property owners call Western Pest Services?

A: Home or business owners should call as soon as they notice a problem.

Q: Anything else to add?

A: A relatively new species to the area, the spotted lanternfly is also a problem around here. They will fly right into your head and can wreak havoc on local trees and plants. We can deal with them at every stage of life so don't wait with this one.

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kam Kam
kam Kam
2 weeks ago
Appointment Friday May 3rd, Rich came, inspected said someone would call to set up quarterly plan, signed and all. Today is May 13th. No call received. I wouldn't trust to go with this company at this point. What guarantee are they providing when they don't follow up with the person they sent to inspect that they will live upto the contract and send someonequarterly. I also left 2 messages that I was waiting for someone to call and schedule date time and finish setting my account up. But no return call received. I definitely wouldn't recommend this company.
Gaurav Sharma
Gaurav Sharma
in the last week
Excellent service. Prompt response to calls and turn around time for service requests. Happy that I chose Western over other providers.
Susan N
Susan N
2 months ago
Technician arrived within the designated time frame, completed his inspection and spraying quickly . He was polite and willing to answer any questions I had. Very good experience.
Joe Calamoneri
Joe Calamoneri
4 months ago
Shawn is very professional and he does a good job Keep it up and we'll have no issues. Thanks again for keeping us in good shape with our service. Joe Calamoneri
Donna Briggs
Donna Briggs
6 months ago
From customer service to the technician’s visit Western is a great company to do service with. Kevin Stansbury our technician is excellent. He was knowledgeable, patient, respectful, thorough. I highly recommend Western Pest and when setting an appointment ask for Kevin.

Residential & Commercial Pest Control Issues in New Jersey

The capital of New Jersey, Trenton is home to more than 80,000 residents. Along with its bustling population, the city also has hundreds of businesses and restaurants. Boasting several of the nation's historic sites and landmarks, tourists come to see the area's rich history. Unfortunately, not every visitor walks on two legs.

With so many people commuting, living, and working in Trenton, several different pests can cause problems. Whether you have a place on the Delaware River or run a thriving shop downtown, rodents and insects can create major issues if you don't take action.

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Common Pests in New Jersey

Here are just a few of the most common pests you might encounter in Trenton, NJ:

  • Mosquitoes: These flying insects are notorious for leaving red, itchy bites. While mostly a nuisance, they can carry harmful diseases like West Nile Virus. Attracted to still waters such as lakes, birdbaths, and gutters, mosquitoes can and will reproduce in the tiniest amount of standing water and feed throughout the warmer months.
  • Wasps: While their appearance depends on the species, these stinging insects usually have elongated bodies and cinched waists. They can deliver sharp, painful stings that could cause an allergic reaction. Some wasps dig and nest in wood, causing structural damage.
  • Cockroaches: Typically reddish-brown, cockroaches can usually be found in damp areas or places used to store food, like in Trenton kitchens and pantries. These insects crawl around on counters and appliances, spreading germs wherever they touch.
  • Rodents: Known vectors of disease, rodents can contaminate food and surfaces with their droppings and saliva. Some rats and mice will move into human structures during the New Jersey winters, where they can chew through furniture, walls, insulation, and even electrical wiring.
  • Bed Bugs: About the size of an apple seed, these insects live in the crevices of mattresses and furniture. At night, they come out and feed on blood, resulting in irritated bumps on the skin. The Trenton hospitality industry is especially vulnerable to these pests due to frequent traffic from travelers who may bring them in and take them home.

Pest Control for Trenton Businesses

Any business that operates in the Princeton area is at risk for pests. Whether you own a floral shop in Hamilton Township or a grocery store in Yardville Heights, you can have unpleasant meetings with rodents and insects. Owners and workers should regularly inspect these spots as the first step to pest prevention:

  • Kitchens, Pantries, and Food Storage: These spaces are prime targets for hungry pests in the Trenton area. A sure sign you have an unwanted visitor is droppings or cast-off skins. Some insects, such as cockroaches, like to hide beneath appliances.
  • Sinks, Drains, and Standing Water: Some rodents find entry through drains and sewer pipes. Clogged sinks, puddles on the sidewalk, and gutters can also provide a breeding ground for insects like mosquitoes.
  • Open Windows, Doors, and Cracks: Doors and windows left open on a warm day are all a pest needs to get into your business. Holes in the foundation, as well as gaps in floorboards and siding, can lead to insects and rodents finding their way inside.

Patrons who spot rodents and insects may leave poor reviews, leading to a loss in revenue and sales. It doesn't matter if you run a coffee shop, own a hotel, or manage a local supermarket in Trenton, customer satisfaction is key to a successful company. Ensuring that your store is free of pests is a vital part of this.

Pest Prevention in New Jersey

Being proactive is one of the best ways to keep pests from entering your home or business. Check out the list below to find some helpful tips on pest prevention in Trenton, NJ:

  • Clean & Eliminate Clutter: A magnet for rodents and some insects, crumbs and leftover food are big attractors. Clean floors and sidewalks so that pests don't show up looking for a meal. You should also clear your yard of leaf piles, brush, and debris to get rid of potential nesting grounds.
  • Fix Plumbing: Thirsty New Jersey pests flock to leaking pipes and faucets for an easy water source. Many insects also live and breed in dirty or clogged drains. Make repairs promptly and insulate pipes to keep pests away.
  • Close Gaps: Seal cracks on the exterior of your building to prevent small insects and rodents from coming in. It's also important to check for broken or unsealed windows and damaged screens, as pests will use these as an easy point of entry.

Call a Professional

If you think you already have an infestation in your Trenton, NJ, home or business, it's time to call the professionals. Contact Western Pest Services to consult with our expert staff. We can come out, assess your needs, and create a plan to remove infestations so that you can live or work safely and comfortably.