Specifications include, but are not limited to:
Pest control services are to be performed for the total building and includes insect and rodent control (see “Added Services” below). The basic service shall include a minimum of two service visits per building per month. Basic service shall include additional service visits as may be necessary to correct specific infestations or emergencies. Emergency calls by the owner will be responded to within a minimum of twenty-four (24) hours from the time the emergency call was placed, except for Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.
The total building service is defined as follows: The pest control contractor is responsible for maintaining an insect and rodent free building. The pest control contractor shall establish a unique program for each building, which includes minimum twice per month service visits. The pest control contractor will maintain a pest control report which identifies services performed, date performed, area(s) serviced, pests controlled, and treatment applied. The pest control contractor will maintain a pest control sighting log which identifies the location of insects or rodents and date(s) observed. The pest control contractor will be responsible for determining the extent, type, frequency, and location of treatment necessary to control the pest. The necessary treatment frequency may exceed the minimum twice-monthly service treatment, but shall be performed as part of the basic service. The building pest log will be provided by the pest control contractor and will be used by building staff for pest location and type of pest.
Crack and crevice treatment for roaches (as well as spot and space spraying), use of baits, etc., will be as specified by manufacturer’s label directions. Bait stations must be tamper resistant containers. The following may also be used: ketch-alls, glue boards, and snap traps in areas considered safe by owner and contractor.
Applications of insecticides and rodenticides: The contractor will perform all work in a safe manner and in accordance with the most recent, modern and professional pest control procedures and in accordance with all Federal, state and local laws governing such applications and products.