The Pest Force
  • Bed Bugs

    Adult bed bugs are about ¼ inch long, broadly oval, reddish-brown, with small wings that look like small pads. They do not fly. Their body is very flat, and they possess long, slender legs and...

  • Carpenter Ants

    Carpenter Ants are one of the wood destroying insects that can be a serious problem for structures in South Carolina. While these ants provide a needed benefit in forests by excavating and breaking down dead...

  • Carpenter Bees

    If you have a structure with any portions of untreated or unpainted wood in South Carolina you are going to most likely meet the carpenter bee. These robust black and yellow bees resemble bumble bees;...

  • Centipedes & Millipedes

    These long slender insects look like a worm with lots of legs–in fact the name millipede means “thousand feet.” There are many different millipede species and they can have anywhere from dozens to hundreds of...

  • Clothes Moth/Carpet Beetle

    Clothes Moth The webbing clothes moth and case making clothes moth are very similar in appearance and are the most common moths in this group. It is actually the larvae of these moths that feed on...

  • Cockroaches

    Roaches are the world’s most dominant indoor pest and The Grand Strand is home to a variety of species. Almost everyone is familiar with the oval, flat bodied insect that hides in cracks and crevices...

  • Earwigs

    What a strange name for a bug. This name originates from the old English from stories about how this insect burrows into people’s ears to lay its eggs. While this is not a normal practice...

  • Fire Ants

    Most of us in South Carolina have been stung at one time or another by the imported red fire ant. In the genus Solenopsis, they can cause serious medical, economic and ecologic problems, not to...

  • Fleas

    Fleas are small, dark, wingless insects that are agile and have piercing sucking mouth-parts perfect for feeding on the blood of their hosts which include dogs, cats, and other mammals, including you. Their hind legs...

  • Flies

    Flies are not usually a significant pest problem, but there are two that can be quite prolific and difficult to control. The Phorid Fly  The Phorid fly is a...

  • Household Ants

    Although you have found ants in your house, they are actually from the outside. They are in your house looking for the same things you are looking for—something to eat and drink. And they like...

  • Mice and Rats

    Mice are considered to be the greatest household nuisance worldwide. Along with the damage they cause, they carry a multitude of diseases. The house mouse unfortunately gets its name from its most common dwelling—your home....

  • Pill Bugs & Sow Bugs

    Pill bugs, commonly called a roly poly, can roll up in a little ball when disturbed. The sow bug closely resembles the pill bug but cannot roll up in a ball. Both are grey in...

  • Silverfish & Firebrats

    Silverfish If you have seen a silverfish you know where it gets its name. With its silvery blue metallic color and the way it moves, it looks like a little fish. Silverfish hide during the day;...

  • Spiders

    Along came a spider and sat down beside her… Spiders are pretty amazing with nearly 38,000 known species and counting. Understandably, most people do not want to find a spider in their home; but when...

  • Termites

    Termites are one of the costliest of all insects. They are a threat to 70% of the entire world and to every part of the United States except Alaska.  The South Carolina coast is in...

  • Wasps and Bees

    Mud Dauber The mud dauber is a solitary wasp that makes an unsightly nest...

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They believe in our mission and they trust our Code of Ethics, because they have experienced The Pest Force firsthand. Our exceptional customer service has them talking and we are committed to giving you something great to talk about too!

  • Established – Family owned and serving Horry and Georgetown counties since 1993.
  • Recognized – Certified by the National Pest Control association as a Quality Pro Company, the mark of excellence in the industry.
  • Professional – Individually state licensed team members trained to the highest industry standards, who are confident and more than competent.
  • Dependable – Prompt to specific appointment times, our team members get the job done right—guaranteed!
  • Responsible – Conscious of the role pest professionals have in protecting the environment as well as our customers.
  • Economical – Timely proactive pest prevention and management at a reasonable price. Free Termite Inspections.

Testimonials

“The Pest Force is a great company. Their people are very professional. They will make sure you are totally satisfied and will show up on time! I highly recommend them!”
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Services

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Quarterly Pest Management

Our Quarterly Pest Management Program is designed to keep pests out of your home while being environmentally responsible. We…

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Termite Treatment

Maybe you found some suspicious damage to the structure of your home or pin holes with dirt around them in your sheetrock…

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Bed Bug Treatment

Bed bugs are notoriously insidious, hiding during the day and emerging at night to feast on unsuspecting sleeping hosts. In…

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German Roach Treatment

German Roaches are an intrusive insect, and every crack or crevice in your home or business is a potential hiding place…

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Flea Treatment

Maybe your dog is scratching, maybe you are scratching, maybe you have seen the culprit—fleas! These small, jumping…

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Yard Treatment

Our yard treatments can eliminate a variety of outdoor pests including fleas, ticks, ants, mosquito, mole crickets, chiggers…

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Mouse & Rat Control

A mouse can enter your home through an opening the size of a pen cap! A rat only needs 1/2” to be your unwelcome guest…

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Green Pest Control

Call It GREEN, environmentally friendly, or as the pest management industry describes it, Integrated Pest Management…

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CL-100 Wood Infestation Report

The Pest Force has Master Termite Technicians, as well as, technicians who have received specialized training and testing in performing CL-100 Wood Infestation Reports which are required in most real estate transactions.

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Number of Cockroach Species Worldwide

The Latest News

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Sep

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When you see one, it’s unmistakable. The distinct bright red and black coloring and furry appearance are what give...
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Jun

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May

The "Birds and the Carpenter Bees"

Has anyone ever told you about the “Birds and the Carpenter Bees?” Every spring love is in the air...