Pest Control Services

Pest Control Price 2024

Are you tired of pests invading your home or business? Don’t worry! Our partners at Get Pest Control have you covered. In this article, we’ll discuss the cost of pest control services in South Africa, so you know what to expect when hiring professionals. The average price for pest control services in South Africa ranges from R1000 to R3,000+ depending on the type and severity of the infestation.

Do you have an infestation on your hands? Keep reading to find out more about just how much it might cost to solve the problem or Contact us today and one of our partners will contact you shortly.

Factors Affecting Pest Control Costs

Several factors influence the cost of pest control services in South Africa, including:

    • The type of pest

    • The extent of the infestation

    • The size of the property

    • The location of the infestation

    • The type of treatment required

    • The number of treatments needed

Common Pest Control Services

Our partners at Get Pest Control provide a variety of services to tackle the most common pests in South Africa, including:

Rat Control:

Rats can carry diseases and cause significant damage to your property. Professional rat control services use traps, baits, and other methods to eliminate these rodents.

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Ant Control:

Ants can invade your home and contaminate your food. Expert ant control services use targeted treatments to remove the ant colony and prevent future infestations. Please visit our Ant Control page for more info

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Cockroach Control:

Cockroaches can spread bacteria and allergens. Our partners use safe and effective methods, such as gel baits and insecticides, to eradicate these unwanted pests. Follow this link for more info on Cockroach Control

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Termite and Wood Borer Control:

Termites and wood borers can cause severe structural damage. Our partners provide comprehensive treatments, including soil treatments, baiting systems, and wood preservatives, to protect your property. Termite Control

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Crawling Pest Spray:

Crawling pests such as spiders, silverfish, and beetles can invade your home and create an uncomfortable living environment. Our partners offer specialized crawling pest spray treatments, using eco-friendly insecticides and residual sprays, to effectively control and prevent crawling pest infestations on your property.

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Bed Bug Treatment:

Bed bugs can cause sleepless nights and lead to skin irritations from their bites. Our partners provide comprehensive bed bug treatments, including heat treatments, steam treatments, and the application of safe insecticides, to eliminate bed bug infestations and ensure a peaceful and healthy living space.

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Pest Control Price List

Here’s a general price list for common pest control services provided by our partners:

Treatment Flat  Small House Large House
Rodent bait treatment R1250 R1400 R1650
Cockroach gel treatment R1150 R1300 R1500
Ant Bait Treatment  R1150 R1300 R1500
Flea and crawling pest spray R1150 R1300 R1500
Bed Bug spray treatment  R1250 R1400 R1650

Please note that these prices are approximate and may vary depending on the specific factors mentioned earlier.

Fumigation costs for homes in South Africa.

Fumigation is a process that can be used to tackle the most challenging pest problems in your home or business. We can get rid of pests in every nook and cranny of your home or place of business at any stage of their life cycle by applying pesticides in the form of gas to the entire structure.

Average fumigation prices for your home.

In most instances, the price is calculated based on the volume of goods as well as the preparation and gas used. Methyl bromide is an expensive and difficult to find gas, so expect to pay at least R4500 for a fumigation. An Aluminium Phosphide Fumigation for Moles can cost as little as R2000.

Pest Control Fumigation Services

Fumigation Price Lists and Wood Destroying Organism Control Price Lists.

Treatment  Price 
Aluminium Phosphide Fumigation R30m²  Starting at R2000
Methyl Bromide Gas Fumigation R60m² Starting at R5500
Furniture or Container Fumigation for export  Starting at R4500
Furniture or Container Fumigation Not for export  Starting at R3500
Fumigation of timber lots  Starting at R3500
Floor Flooding  R85m² Staring at R3500
Wendy House Flooding or Fumigation  R4000 for Small Wendies to R6500 for Medium to Large Sized ones

Please note that these prices are approximate and may vary depending on the specific factors mentioned earlier.

Do you require a fumigation service? Contact Get Pest Control Today and we will connect you with a vetted fumigation expert in your area. Visit this page for more info on Fumigation services.

How much does it cost for a general Beetle Certificate Inspection?

Generally, a beetle inspection will cost anywhere from R500 – R1500 depending on your home’s location and the size of the Property.  If any Pests are found there will be additional charges for their eradication of them.

What is a Beetle Wood Destroying Organisms Clearance Certificate?

In order to ensure that a property is free of any infestation of wood-destroying organisms (WDO), a beetle inspection is required to support the sale of the property. All wood-eating organisms are destructive, and whenever an infestation is discovered, a recommendation for treatment will be made.

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The procedure for obtaining a Beetle Certificate.

A qualified and registered WDO inspector will come to your property to inspect all exposed and accessible timbers within a 50m radius of the property. We will issue your clearance certificate at no additional cost over the inspection fee if there are no signs of active infestations. If we discover infestations, we will report them and provide a quote on the steps that must be taken to get rid of them. We will set up an appointment for the treatment if you accept the quote. When everything is finished, we will issue your Beetle Certificate of Clearance at no extra charge.

If you require a Beetle Certificate for the sale of your property or just for peace of mind, contact Get Pest Contol today and we will connect you with a Beetle Inspector in your area.


Are general pests included in the Beetle certificate?

No general pests are not included in the Beetle certificate but we will alert you if we find any.

How long does a pest control treatment take?

The duration of a treatment varies depending on the pest, the extent of the infestation, and the size of the property. Typically, a treatment can take anywhere from 30 minutes to several hours.

How often should I schedule pest control services?

The frequency of pest control services depends on the type of pest and the severity of the infestation. It’s recommended to schedule regular inspections and treatments to prevent future infestations, usually every 3 to 6 months.

Are the treatments safe for my family and pets?

Our partners at Get Pest Control use eco-friendly and non-toxic treatment methods to ensure the safety of your family and pets.

How long is a Beetle Certificate valid?

A beetle certificate is generally valid for a period of 3 months

The Importance of Professional Pest Control

Hiring a professional pest control company is essential to ensure the effective and safe removal of pests from your property. Professionals have the knowledge, experience, and tools necessary to eliminate pests and prevent future infestations.

How to Choose the Right Pest Control Company

When selecting a pest control company, consider the following factors:

    • Reputation and reviews: Look for a company with positive customer reviews and a solid reputation in the industry.

    • Licenses and certifications: Ensure the company is licensed and their technicians hold the necessary certifications.

    • Experience: Choose a company with experience dealing with your specific pest problem.

    • Treatment methods: Opt for a company that uses eco-friendly and safe treatment methods to protect your family and the environment.

    • Guarantees: A reputable company should offer a guarantee for their services, ensuring your satisfaction and peace of mind.

Why Choose Our Partners at Get Pest Control

Our partners at Get Pest Control are committed to providing the highest quality pest control services in South Africa. Here are some reasons why you should hire one of our partners for your pest control needs:

    • Expertise and Experience: Our partners have extensive knowledge and experience in dealing with various pest problems, ensuring effective and lasting solutions.

    • Affordable and Customized Solutions: They offer competitive pricing and tailor their services to your specific needs, providing cost-effective pest control solutions.

    • Safety and Eco-Friendly Treatments: Our partners prioritize the safety of your family and the environment by using eco-friendly and non-toxic treatment methods.

    • Excellent Customer Service: Our partners are committed to providing outstanding customer service and ensuring your complete satisfaction with their pest control solutions.

    • Preventative Maintenance Plans: They offer preventative maintenance plans to help you maintain a pest-free environment and avoid costly infestations in the future.

    • Quick Response Time: Our partners understand the urgency of pest control issues and strive to respond promptly to your requests, providing timely and efficient solutions to your pest problems.

    • Latest Technology and Techniques: Our partners stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in pest control technology and techniques, ensuring the most effective and innovative solutions for your pest issues.

    • Local Expertise: Our partners have in-depth knowledge of the local pest species and their habits, allowing them to develop targeted and effective treatment strategies tailored to the South African market.

    • Educational Resources: They are dedicated to educating customers on pest prevention and control measures, helping you to better understand and manage pest-related issues in your property.

These are just some of the reasons why choosing a Get Pest Control Partner is the Smart choice.

Contact Get Pest Control today and we will connect you with one of our trusted partners in your area.