"Best Pest Control Company"

    by readers of

    Washingtonian Magazine


    Capitol Pest

    Earns Esteemed 2016 Angie's List

    Super Service Award


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Voted "Best Pest Control Company"
by readers of Washingtonian Magazine

Welcome To Capitol Pest

Pest Control in Northern Virginia, DC & Maryland

Residential Services

Capitol Pest has been putting an end to frustration and worry over pest problems since 1936. It is with the help of our PhD Entomologist, that we have developed the most comprehensive service plans available. We don't believe in applying pesticides without solving the root cause of the problem.

Commercial Services

At Capitol Pest, we understand that property managers have too many things to worry about and the last thing that anyone wants to hear is that a customer is unhappy, or worse, is moving out because of an issue with pests. We understand that just one lost customer will cost thousands of dollars in lost profits.

Capitol Pest

Capitol Pest’s mission, since 1936, has been to be the Washington, DC area’s most professional, dependable,trustworthy, and best-trained pest control company. It is our intention to deliver to the community a service for which there is value and that we are all proud of. We will provide these services promptly, efficiently, courteously and safely. Additionally it is our goal to promote the benefits of professional pest control service by other companies as well and to serve as leaders in our industry.

We are proud that our commitment to these guiding principles has resulted in being voted the “Best Pest Control Company” by readers of Washingtonian Magazine. Capitol Pest is also the highest rated company with 100 ratings or more on Consumer’s Checkbook, has an A+ Better Business Bureau Rating, has been Awarded the 2015 Angie’s List Super Service Award, and is a Best Pick Report Company. We are proud that consumers have thought of us as the best pest control company in the Washington, DC area.

The Capitol Guarantee

It is with our mission in mind and the help of our Zoologist, Biochemist, and PhD Entomologist, Dr. Russell Travers, that we guarantee to always do the following:

  • Strive to provide the best customer service in the industry
  • Always utilize the latest technology to provide the safest and most effective treatments available
  • Constantly look for opportunities to improve our staff’s knowledge and expertise
  • Stand behind our work and aim to exceed our customers’ expectations
  • Reduce or eliminate pesticide use wherever possible by utilizing the latest
  • Technology and the best trained technicians available

Other Reasons To Choose Capitol Pest

  • Dr. Russell Travers (PhD Entomologist and Zoologist) is always available to help solve tough pest problems.
  • Our pest solutions are always responsible with your family, pets, and the environment in mind.
  • Customized preventative programs are available.
  • Highly-trained carpenters and technicians are on staff.
  • We are family owned and operated.
  • Capitol Pest is a full service pest, termite, and wildlife control company.
  • Customized billing is available.
  • We always answer our phones live with a highly-trained person located right here in Bethesda, MD.
  • Our owner is always available and can be reached personally when needed.
  • We have developed innovative and proprietary treatment processes that other companies just cannot compete with.
  • Our Select Plus service plan covers thousands more pests than other companies that lack the training to deal with these pests.

Specialty Services

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Professional Affiliations

Special Offer

$50 OFF

Initial Quarterly Pest Control Plan