About American Pest

Who Is American Pest?

Since its inception in 1925, American Pest has obtained an elite status as one of the oldest, premier family-owned pest control businesses operating in the Washington DC area. Armed with a fleet of over 100 expertly-trained pest professionals, American Pest attributes its success to the longstanding tradition of excellence in providing quality pest control solutions for the home or business. As a modern company, American Pest’s strategy utilizes skilled hiring standards, world-class training, and applied Integrated Pest Management (IPM) practices that are environmentally responsible.

American Pest is locally owned and operated--that means we can quickly and confidently implement the latest technological advancements and green initiatives in the pest control industry. All of our pest management programs are developed and overseen by our staff entomologists to ensure we remain abreast of the latest Integrated Pest Management practices and that our services comply with all current regulations.

We offer a variety of eco-friendly pest control services for residential and commercial properties as well as industries in the Washington D.C. area including:

Awards & Recognition

  • On October 19, 2004, American Pest received an Award of Excellence from the United States Department of State.

  • American Pest was recently commended by the EPA for helping to reduce environmental risk by decreasing the amount of pesticide released into the environment.

  • American Pest received the Angie's List Super Service Award in from 2011 to 2015.