Pest Control Downers Grove, IL

We treat your home for pest as if we lived there.

Exterminator Downers Grove

Pest Control Cost

Most pest issues we can diagnose and quote over the phone.

Emergency Pest Control

Don't sleep in your car or get a hotel room, call us and we will get that problem pest exterminated!

Certified, Trained Pest Control Technicians

Every pest technician is background checked and drug screened Intensive initial training and annual exterminating training.

Pest control Services

Local Pest Experts Near You

Rodent Extermination
  • Mouse exterminator
  • Rat extermination
  • Moles 
Household Bug Extermination
  • Ants extermination
  • Roaches exterminator
  • Spiders extermination
  • Silverfish
  • & More
bed bugs suck
Bed Bug Pest Control
  • Bed bug treatment
  • Bed bug exterminator



Spider extermination and removal

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Bees, Wasps, Hornets

Get rid of those stinging pests.

Termite Pest Treatment and Abatement

Termite removal and termite inspection

ATAP Pest Control of Downers Grove IL is a full service pest control and property maintenance company based in Chicago Suburbs. We offer pest management services to residential, commercial, and industrial clients. We will eradicate your home or business of mice, rats, bed bugs, cock roaches, ants, beetles, spiders, centipedes, moths, fruit flies, stinging insects, and a number of other pests. We even offer exterminating solutions for particularly challenging infestations. Our trusted team of professionals will work hard to assist you in resolving your pest problem quickly, and at a very reasonable cost.

ATAP Exterminator Downers Grove, IL. We have the experience, equipment, and expertise to remove pests the first time, and work with owners and tenants to proactively maintain and protect their property from potential pest issues. We strive to use green and eco-friendly products whenever possible and provide treatment options that are safe for people and pets.

Serving Downers Grove, IL

Downers Grove is a village in DuPage County, Illinois, United States. It was founded in 1832 by Pierce Downer, whose surname serves as the eponym for the village. It is a south-western suburb of Chicago in the I-55 Corridor.

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ATAP is a exterminator service you can rely on that is certified from the illinois

Area 225:235 of Illinois Compiled Statutes specifies the requirements necessary to work as an insect control professional in the state. Frequently called the Structural Bug Control Act, the law mandates that all specialists get a license prior to working in the field. The Illinois Department of Public Health oversees the licensing program.

Technicians who carry out extermination services only in commercial buildings with pesticides not deemed as restricted by the state do not require any additional training or education. Those who offer extermination services to property customers or use restricted chemicals should complete an insect control course authorized by the Illinois Department of Public Health.

Prospects for insect control service technician licensing in Illinois need to complete an application, which is available from the Illinois Department of Public Health. The application asks concerns regarding candidates’ individual contact info. In addition, prospects must include a 2-inch by 2-inch picture of themselves when returning the type. Payment of a charge is also needed; this cost was $75 as of April 2011.

After completing the application, prospects for bug control licensing in Illinois should pass a written examination. The test is usually held a minimum of regular monthly in different areas in the state, including Peoria, Des Plaines, Orland Park, Champaign, Wood River, Carterville and Springfield. The multiple-choice assessment relates to identify understanding, safety, ecological awareness and the handling and storage of pesticides.

The restricted classifications are pests and rodents, termites, birds, fumigation, food processing, institutional and multiresident real estate, public health pest control and wood items pest control. When released, Illinois pest control licensing remains valid for three years; it expires on December 31 of the expiration year. To receive renewal, service technicians should complete an application, which is available online at the Illinois Department of Public Health’s website.

Individuals wanting to acquire and/or apply limited use pesticides in Illinois are needed to successfully complete a competency evaluation and receive a license from the Illinois Department of Farming. The Department uses 4 license types (personal, dealership, business, and business not-for-hire) and 17 licensure classifications (aquatic, presentation and research, field crop, forest, fruit, grain facility, livestock, mosquito, ornamental, plant management, regulative, right of way, sewer line root control, seed treatment, soil fumigation, turf, and vegetable crop).

In 2011, the Department along with the U.S. EPA and several other Midwestern states released the DriftWatch program in an effort to promote much better interactions between pesticide users and sensitive crop growers. The DriftWatch program is an internet-based geographic information system which allows growers to register the areas of their delicate crop production areas and allows pesticide users to gain access to those areas.

Likewise, anyone using Restricted or general Usage pesticides in the course of employment should have a license. A person applying a General Use pesticide on his or her own home is exempt. A Limited Use pesticide will have “Restricted Use” displayed plainly on its label. A license is needed to acquire Restricted Usage pesticides, however not General Usage pesticides.

The University of Illinois Extension Pesticide Security Education Program, through a cooperative arrangement with the department, provides training and research study materials. They can be called at (217) 244-2123 or online via the Pesticide Safety Education Program webpage. The Illinois Department of Public Health certifies and certifies individuals applying pesticides in and on man-made structures.

They can be called at (217) 782-4674 or online through the Illinois Department of Public Health – Structural Bug Control Program website. Needed for individuals using Restricted Usage pesticides to produce an agricultural product on home they own or control. Pass the 50-question personal applicator test with a rating of 35 or more appropriate or the 100-question General Standards exam or Aerial General Standards examination with a rating of 70 or more.

Return the finished license application form with the proper fee to the Illinois Department of Farming. The cost for a 3-year private applicator’s license is $30 An applicator is the individual( s) in a company who has the responsibility for all pesticide acquiring, storage, managing, and use. Each company needs to have at least someone accredited as an applicator at each center place.

An applicator is generally an owner, a supervisor, or a supervisor. An applicator might use pesticides or monitor using pesticides by that person’s certified operators. Pass the 100-question General Standards examination or Aerial General Standards test with a score of 70 or more. Pass several 50-question Category examination with a rating of 35 or more correct.

See the mail for your license application. Return the completed license application with the proper fee to the Illinois Department of Agriculture. The cost for a 3-year commercial applicator’s license is $180. In addition to the license charge, commercial applicators must offer a certificate of insurance coverage with correct protection.