What can you do?

Inspection Checklist

General Housekeeping
  • Close all screens, windows and doors.
  • Collect and dispose all scrap paper, boxes and other debris.
  • Vacuum and mop floors regularly.
  • Empty all garbage containers daily.
  • Inspect plants regularly for pests.
Good Sanitation
  • Allow food and beverages in designated areas only.
  • Prohibit storage of food in desks, file drawers and lockers.
  • Store food and condiments in tightly sealed containers.
  • Dispose of all scrap food promptly.
  • Clean all dishes, appliances and utensils thoroughly and regularly.
  • Clean behind and underneath appliances, cabinets, etc.
  • Clean and disinfect all surfaces.
  • Clean and dry all mops, buckets and sponges promptly.
Building Maintenance
  • Fix leaking pipes, faucets and other plumbing fixtures.
  • Clean grease traps and floor drains routinely.
  • Install weather-stripping and door sweeps.
  • Caulk wall and floor cracks and crevices.
  • Install and maintain screens in doors, windows, vents and floor drains.
  • Keep loading docks clean of food waste, garbage and debris.
  • Seal pipe chases and other penetrations.
  • Keep shrubs, grass and mulches at least one foot away from buildings.
  • Prune shrubs and remove leaves from around buildings on a regular basis.
Reporting Pest Problems
If you have any pest problems or questions, please contact Pest Management
Note: Do not apply any pesticides yourself!. Do not tamper with glue boards, bait stations, traps or other pest control products that have been applied by a certified applicator.
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