How to Start My Own Natural (green) Pest Control Company?
Most green businesses can be cheap to start as well as expensive. Starting a natural pest control business is cheap and easy. You well know that no one wants to live in a home infested with bugs, rodents and pests. This business can be a good choice in any country whether be developed or developing country. Most of us (homeowners) do not want to spend money on toxic chemicals as well as harmful practices.
Therefore using a natural pest control exterminator that will practice the safe and natural techniques for pest control can be an opportunity for those looking to make money.
What are Certifications, Licenses or Education Do I Need?
To become a natural (green) pest control exterminator, it is imperative to learn all of the techniques that are used. If you are based in U.S, you will need to have your exterminator’s license. The fact that United States is a land full of opportunities, many companies will give you an opportunity to train and get certification after training is completed. In United States, most companies require a high school diploma. However, some schools may require additional education.
What Does It Take to Start My Own natural (green) Pest Control Company?
Number one is a vehicle and proper equipment. It might be necessary to have an office (optional) for your natural (green) pest control business, but you may be able to forego that for a while as you get established.
Number two is Marketing that way people know what type of skills you have and what services you will provide is important. This applies to United States (not sure about other countries). In United States, you will need to licensed as a natural (green) pest control exterminator for to be able to provide natural (green) pest control services in cities, towns and suburban areas. Do not forget to get your license; otherwise you will go to jail. On top of this, in United States, you will need a commercial driver’s license to drive what will be your company vehicle.
What Market are you targeting when you start Natural (green) pest control business?
Target one are people who do not want to have diseases, rodents pests and bugs in their homes.
Targets two are people who do not want to have chemical pest sprays near their children and pets.
· Target three is—- people who believe that the environment has been depleted and are tired of destroying it with toxic chemicals.
· Target four is—– people who think that a return to a more natural pest control method is more important.
What are the Risks?
In United States, there is serious competition from the old established and heavily funded franchise pest control companies.
What you will have to do is to first network your neighborhood about you natural (green) pest control techniques.
I’m well sure in other countries; competition of natural (green) pest control business is not serious like here in the U.S.