For Unwelcome Guests, Call Modern Pest! Quality Pest Control Service at an Affordable Price

We have proudly served the Greater Houston Area for over 70 years and received an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars from over 1,100 Google reviews.

Recurring Service Plans

Keep Your Home Pest Free!
  • Pest Control Starting at $35/Month
    • Quarterly Pest Service
    • Service Guarantee
    • Year-Round Protection From Ants*, Roaches, Silverfish, Crickets, Millipedes, Pill Bugs, & Earwigs
    • Fleas, Fire Ants, & Spiders** In The Yard

    *Some Exclusions & Initial Enrollment Fee May Apply

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  • Pest & Termite Control Starting at $62/Month
    • Quarterly Pest Service
    • Service Guarantee
    • Year-Round Protection From Ants*, Roaches, Silverfish, Crickets, Millipedes, Pill Bugs, & Earwigs
    • Fleas, Fire Ants, & Spiders** In The Yard
    • Termite Control Featuring The Sentricon System

    *Some Exclusions & Initial Enrollment Fee May Apply

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  • Pest & Termite Control + Seasonal Mosquito Control Starting at $108/Month
    • Quarterly Pest Service
    • Service Guarantee
    • Year-Round Protection From Ants*, Roaches, Silverfish, Crickets, Millipedes, Pill Bugs, & Earwigs
    • Fleas, Fire Ants, & Spiders** In The Yard
    • Termite Control Featuring The Sentricon System

    *Some Exclusions & Initial Enrollment Fee May Apply

* Excludes crazy ants and carpenter ants ** Spider reduction around a home is a constant process. Our technician will pay special attention to areas where spiders congregate and harbor. However, certain factors such as outdoor lighting, insect pressure, areas of high moisture, debris around the structure, and other conducive conditions can create challenges for spider reduction.

River Oaks, TX Pest Control

Reliable Pest Control Services For River Oaks, TX Home & Business Owners

River Oaks is an affluent community located in the center of Houston. River Oaks is home to gorgeous homes and well-planned neighborhoods that provide its residents with an exemplary place to live. To keep your beautiful River Oaks property safe from the many invasive insects and pests that also, unfortunately, enjoy the warm Texas weather, and live inside Houston’s borders, trust the local pest control experts with over 70 years of experience, Modern Pest Control. Trust Modern Pest Control and our highly trained experts to protect your River Oaks property and your family from the potential dangers and damage that pests can inflict on any home or business that they decide to call home. To learn more about our advanced technologies and modern services and how they will work to keep your River Oaks residential or commercial property free of pests, contact the dedicated pest control experts found at Modern Pest Control today.

Schedule a Complimentary Inspection Today! Get Peace of Mind with Modern Pest Control

Explore the benefits of a pest-free space with our complimentary inspections. Contact us now to schedule your inspection and take the first step toward a pest-proof home. 

Residential Pest Control In River Oaks, TX

At Modern Pest Control we have the same goal that you do, keep pests out of your River Oaks home and away from your family and belongings. We work with you to accomplish this goal through the implementation of Modern’s year-round pest control services.

Our Signature Plus Service option is our most comprehensive option, it offers the widest variety of pest control services to keep pests at bay. The Signature Plus Service includes quarterly pest service, year-round protection from ants (excluding crazy ants and carpenter ants), roaches, silverfish, crickets, millipedes, pill bugs, and earwigs, and (in the yard) control of fleas, fire ants, and spiders, as well as termite control featuring the Sentricon® System with Always Active™.

It also includes our Service Guarantee which gives you peace of mind to know that if a pest that is covered under this program pops up in-between visits, we will return to solve the problem at no additional charge to you! Give us a call to learn more about this highly effective pest control option, or any of our other solutions to pests, and start protecting your home and family from invasive Texas pests today.

How Dangerous Are Mosquitoes In River Oaks, TX

Zika virus, West Nile virus, encephalitis, and malaria. These are all examples of diseases that mosquitoes are responsible for spreading all across the world. Because of their ability to spread very serious diseases, mosquitoes are considered to be extremely dangerous pests, whether you live on another continent or in River Oaks, Texas. To combat mosquitoes and reduce you and your family’s chances of coming into contact with these prolific, disease-spreading pests, it is best to put into place a professional mosquito reduction program. At Modern Pest Control we can protect your property from mosquitoes however you see fit, throughout their peak season, long-term, or before hosting a large outdoor event.

Our mosquito control options include:

  • Seasonal Mosquito Protection - Throughout the spring and summer seasons, our trained and experienced technicians perform regular treatments to reduce the numbers of adult mosquitoes living and resting on your property. The treatment also works to help prevent new larvae from hatching.
  • Mosquito Misting System - Through the installation of the automatic Mistaway Systems, Modern Pest Control can provide our residents with year-round, long-term control against mosquito populations.
  • One-Time Mosquito Treatment -  Our one-time mosquito treatment is a great option if you want to reduce mosquito activity before a large outdoor event such as a family reunion, or a large barbecue or wedding.

Start protecting your family from mosquitoes by calling Modern Pest Control today!

Commercial Pest Control In River Oaks, TX

At Modern Pest Control, we have experience in providing commercial pest control services to a variety of different industries including property management, restaurants, multi-unit housing, hotels, commercial lodging, and food processing facilities. We understand that each business requires unique services to meet its individual needs and industry regulations.

Choose Modern Pest Control to take care of your commercial facility’s pest control needs and you will receive:

  • A visual inspection of your facility and grounds by one of our trained professionals.
  • The creation of a custom plan that is specific to your property and industry.
  • The successful treatment of current pest problems and the prevention of future pest problems.
  • The installation of pest monitoring devices.
  • The addressing of any sanitation issues or physical alterations to help pest-proof your commercial facility.
  • Online access to your facility’s pest control logs and records.

To learn more about protecting your River Oaks business from pests, get in touch with the commercial pest professionals at Modern Pest Control today!

Why Choose Modern Pest Control?

Trusted for a Reason
  • Customer-Focused Approach

    With a focus on customer satisfaction, we boast over 1000 5-star Google reviews, offer free inspections, maintain consistency by assigning the same technician whenever possible, and provide flexible scheduling options, ensuring an easy and customer-friendly service experience.

  • Industry Leadership and Involvement

    We actively participate in national and Texas pest control associations and are accredited by Quality Pro demonstrating our commitment to industry standards, professionalism, and food safety.

  • Values Centered Around Community

    Dedicated to community welfare for over 70 years, our third-generation family-owned business actively engages in philanthropy and community service, fostering a sense of responsibility beyond pest control.

  • Commitment to Integrated Pest Management

    Providing sustainable and eco-friendly pest control solutions, prioritizing integrated pest management practices to ensure effective results with minimal environmental impact.

How To Protect Your River Oaks, TX Property From Termites

To protect your River Oaks property from termites (a pest that can cause significant structural damages inside any River Oaks structure) we offer termite control services that include inspection, the installation of Sentricon® with Always Active™, and ongoing termite protection. Sentricon® with Always Active™ is a highly recommended solution for any size termite infestation, which quickly and completely eliminates current termite populations in an eco-friendly manner and then remains in place to prevent future populations from being established. Don’t allow termites to find their way into your River Oaks home to feed on its wood, which will eventually cause its structural integrity to be negatively affected. Instead, be proactive and contact Modern Pest Control to partner with our professionals to come up with a long-term termite control solution!

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    "Always 5-Star Service!"
    We have used Modern Pest for the last four years. Our technician, Donnie, offers phenomenal service!
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    I want to give a shout-out to both Michelle, who works in the office, and Alex Guzman, an onsite technician, both were AWESOME!!
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    This is my second time using their service and thoroughly satisfied with the entire process.
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    "Highly Recommend!"
    They are always on time and answer any questions you have!
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    I have used Modern Pest Control for many years. They have always been professional and they get results.
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    We have used Modern Pest Control for many years with good results. Other relatives, as well, for over several decades with similar results.
    - Ken A.
    "Happy Customer!"
    I have had the rodent exclusion service from Modern Pest Control for over 3 years. They are always professional and responsive.
    - Andre G.

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A Quick Guide To Effective Ant Control For Your River Oaks Home  

Ants can easily become an issue in your River Oaks home given the amount of food and water that it provides. In order to keep these types of problems from taking place, try the following tips:

  • Tidy up. Ants are primarily in search of sweet food and they don’t care what form it takes. In order to make your home unappealing to them, sweep up after crumbs, store the garbage properly, and clean up any soap spills. 
  • Fix water issues. Another thing that ants require is water, so always be sure that faucets are fully turned off and that none of the fixtures around your home are leaking. 
  • Properly store food. Always take an extra step of precaution by storing food and pantry goods in sealed containers, whether they’re in a cabinet, the pantry, or on the counter. 
  • Secure your foundation. Ants can fit through almost any opening they find, so patch up cracks and crevices around your home.
  • Contact the pros. The most reliable way to prevent ant infestations is with professional help. A pest expert can give you the added benefit of granular and barrier treatments that protect you from ants and allow you to live your life.

To learn more about effective ant control, contact Modern Pest Control today.

How To Tell If Your River Oaks Home Has A Roach Problem

Cockroaches are regarded as one of the most unsanitary pests across the globe given their ability to spread harmful bacteria and the conditions that they tend to live amongst. Outbreaks happen all too often in River Oaks due to a buildup of food, moisture issues, and the presence of people. It is, however, common that homeowners like yourself may have a roach problem without even being fully aware of that fact. One of the easiest ways to determine if your home is hosting an invasion is by spotting a cockroach. Infestations are usually much larger than they appear on the surface and can contain hundreds of members, which is why seeing one scurry across the kitchen floor can indicate that there are many more. You might also notice small chew marks on boxes of pantry items like cereal and pasta, smear marks on the lower portions of walls, and large amounts of feces that resemble pepper flakes.

When cockroach problems happen, don’t try to eliminate them by yourself. Trying to accomplish a removal on your own might result in exposure to harmful bacteria and fail to address the entire outbreak. For more information on trusted cockroach removal, call Modern Pest Control today.

Why House Flies Invade River Oaks Homes

Fleas are parasitic pests that invade the homes of River Oaks in a variety of ways. Sometimes they enter by latching onto pets and personal belongings, while other times they jump between shared walls or were left behind by a previous occupant. No matter how a flea outbreak has developed, they are after one thing: blood. Fleas require blood in order to survive and multiply. While they are known to bite humans, they are most satisfied when they can feed off of cats and dogs or wildlife populations. Fleas are actually capable of beginning the feeding process within five minutes of attaching to a family pet and can feed for a consecutive two and a half hours, which allows them to consume approximately 15 times their body weight in blood. This scenario can pose a lot of health risks for pets that include anemia, hair loss, tapeworms, typhus, and tularemia. 

For homeowners who have a flea problem, the most secure way to address it is with professional help from Modern Pest Control. Our QualityPro certified staff has the experience and tools to rectify an extensive outbreak that isn’t always visible on the surface, plus we stand by all of our work to ensure the safety of our customers. To learn more about flea control, contact us today. 

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