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DIY vs. PCO Pest Control

PCO stands for pest control operator and generally refers to someone who works for a commercial pest control company or "exterminator". DIY, as you probably know, means do-it-yourself. Most people, most of the time, can do their own pest control and in many cases can do a safer, better, and certainly more economical job of it. There are a few occasions when you should not attempt to do it yourself (see DIY Pest Control) but for the most part you'll probably do just fine on your own.

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