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Donovan’s Pest Control, Inc. specializes in providing Integrated Pest Management (IPM) services for residential and commercial clients in San Mateo, San Francisco, Santa Clara, and Alameda Counties. The family-owned and operated company’s IPM strategies include monitoring environments, providing positive identification, mechanical controls, naturally occurring biological agents, insect growth regulators, predator bugs and minimizing pesticide applications. It also provides pest proofing, bee removals and landscape pest management.
Owner Jim Donovan started Donovan’s Pest Control in 1997 after undergoing extensive training at the University of California, San Francisco. He says his company’s pest management services are based on years of sound research and knowledge of the biology and behavior of pest organisms.
Donovan’s Pest Control is a proud member of Bio-Integral Resource Center, Pest Control Operators of California, National Wildlife Control Operators Association and the Pesticide Applicators Professional Association. Mr. Donovan says the company’s sensitive strategies for pest removal are indicative of its business approach. “We care about the environment and our clients’ living, work, and play spaces.”
“We believe the quality of our customer service makes us stand out, and a large part of that depends on our staff’s education. We design our efforts to address the specific wants and needs of our customers, using a basic framework of providing excellent service and achieving the highest pest control standards. Our efforts address both pest activity and the entire life cycle of pests.”
Serving San Mateo, San Francisco, Alameda, and all of Santa Clara County including San Jose, Los Gatos, Mountain View & Palo Alto.
General Pest Control
Landscape Pest Control
Medical, Institutional, Pharmaceutical & Animal Facilities
When hiring a company to eliminate pests, it’s important to find one that understands the interaction of pesticides and the environment.
That means ensuring it has the proper licenses and certifications to apply pesticides, and requires its workers to undergo continual training to stay current on the latest products and safety practices. “Companies should train their staff...
"They are prompt and reliable. They are reasonable.""I like their staff and I like the people they send. I like that they are prompt and responsive."
"They are very reasonable.""They are very polite and very thorough when they come."
"They are reliable and very qualified.""Their personnel, they are very friendly and very competent."
"They are very good, they have great customer service, and they definitely meet my standards.""Customer service, they know how to treat our residents, which is very important. They also follow up. I am very satisfied with their service."
"They follow directions very well.""They follow directions and they come on time as scheduled."
"They were reliable and effective.""They listened and they were friendly."
"They are very good about returning if there is a problem in between service calls and they always return without a problem.""Very reliable, and the technicians who come to your home are very professional and courteous."
"They are honest and reliable.""They have done a good job at handling the insects."
"They are a good group and I like them, which is why I continue to use them.""They communicate always on time and they tell me when I am coming. They are all nice."
"The best time to use them is in the summer time, when the pests are more active.""I like the fact that they are there and that they are available."
"They were efficient and reliable.""They eradicated the pests and they did great."
"They are very honest, very reasonable, and dependable.""Honesty"
"They are dependable and very responsive.""I think they do a very good job and I am happy with their work."
"They have been extremely reliable and they have taken care of problems that I am not capable of dealing with. The people have been courteous and capable. They come right out and they don't waste any time.""I guess that they are reliable."
"They come and they do the job and they call before they come. They do the job and they go and they take the animals with them. It is not intrusive or anything. If you are not around, you will not know that they have been there.""I don't have any gophers digging up my hill, which is all I can really say. They are very reasonably priced."
"I think it is pretty good service.""Reliable"
"They are reliable, they get the job done, and their prices are reasonable. I like dealing with an independent business.""They are good at what they do."
"I would recommend them.""They show up on time."
"They are really responsive. You can call them and they will call you right back.""I can trust the owner."
"I probably wouldn't tell anybody anything.""They are just on top of it. They keep it from getting out of hand and they come when they say they will come. They call ahead and they check anything I ask them to check. They give me suggestions and they make sure that I am not getting reinfested."