About Us

Trusted and Award Winning Pest Control Company in Mechanicsville


UNIVERSAL EXTERMINATING CO., INC., of Mechanicsville, VA, was established 1971 providing pest control services for Central Virginia. It's a locally owned/operated, award winning company with a reputation for professionalism and excellence. In 2016, 2018, 2019 and 2021 UNIVERSAL EXTERMINATING CO., INC. was awarded with "The Locals Choice's - Best Pest Control Award" by the Mechanicsville Local. As one of the Virginia's premiere pest control companies, we deliver a wide range of reliable, reasonably priced, corrective and preventative pest control services to our residential and business clients.

As a responsible, environmentally friendly pest exterminating company, UNIVERSAL EXTERMINATING CO., INC., located in Hanover County, VA, follows an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) approach. We use only the latest and best pest control practices for the economic and environmentally friendly control of pests (i.e. minimizing possible hazard to people, animals, property, and eco systems). We are up to date with pest control techniques, pest identification, pest biology, safe and effective application of pesticides/rodenticides and Integrated Pest Management (IPM) techniques.

All Year-Round Peace of Mind

UNIVERSAL EXTERMINATING CO., INC. creates a protective pest barrier around your home or business that stops the pests before they enter. Our certified Inspectors will identify the sources of infestations, entry points and nesting sites. Our uniformed, trained, experienced and certified technicians utilize proven comprehensive pest control methods that get the results you want. UNIVERSAL EXTERMINATING CO., INC. has proudly eliminated ants, termites, cockroaches, silverfish, fleas, spiders, rats ,mice, and more in homes and businesses throughout Central Virginia.

Our Credentials

  • Fully licensed, insured and bonded.
  • Member of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) committed to the protection of public health, food and property. We utilize the NPMA-33 for Wood-Destroying Insect (WDI) inspections for real estate inspections.
  • Member of the Virginia Pest Management Association (VPMA insures that homes, restaurants, hospitals, office buildings, and other public spaces are pest free. Our inspectors hold VPMA Wood Destroying Insect Inspector Certifications, a license required by the State of Virginia, to conduct pest control or pest inspections in the state.
  • Holds A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau, the leader in advancing marketplace trust.

Complete customer satisfaction Guaranteed!

Let UNIVERSAL EXTERMINATING CO., INC. work with you to keep your life pest free. Our goal is to offer guaranteed, friendly, timely and professional pest control services to build a lasting, mutually beneficial relationship with our customers. Our reliable, local technicians understand the pest control issues encountered in Hanover County, Richmond, Henrico County, Chesterfield County, Aylett County, King William County and surrounding areas. Call us at (804) 746-0561 or for a free estimate - click here.


UNIVERSAL EXTERMINATING CO., INC. is the obvious choice for all your pest control needs in Central Virginia:

  • Award winning pest control company - "The Locals Choice - Best Pest Control"
  • A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau and member of numerous Extermination organizations
  • Locally-owned and operated family business since 1971, committed to the local community
  • Local knowledge of Central Virginia’s unique pest control problems
  • Full oversight by the family to ensure quality
  • Fully licensed, insured, and bonded in the state of Virginia
  • Pest control activities are performed by licensed pesticide applicators/technicians/inspectors registered by The Virginia Department of Agriculture
  • Complete, ongoing training for our entire team
  • Providing free estimates, all pest control service is guaranteed
  • Our pest control treatments are safe for pets and children

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Find out why so many home and business owners in Central Virginia trust UNIVERSAL EXTERMINATING CO., INC. with all their pest control needs.

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