Pest Control in Elk Ridge, UT

The city of Elk Ridge, UT is small on commerce but big on open spaces and peaceful surroundings. Named after Utah’s official state animal that inhabits the nearby Wasatch mountain range, Elk Ridge is part of the Provo-Orem metro area and while families are flocking to the city for the amazing views and friendly community, it remains a tranquil and natural place. Unfortunately, living in an area of natural beauty means you’re sharing space with a lot of pests. Rodents, bugs and insects galore need no excuse to start invading your Elk Ridge home or commercial property. Local Utah-based H2 Pest Control has all the pest control solutions you need to start living your best pest-free life. Call us today to see what makes us stand out from other pest control companies around Elk Ridge, UT.

Common Pests in Elk Ridge, UT

Being in such close proximity to the stunning Wasatch mountain range means that nuisance critters are going to be right on your doorstep. Elk Ridge is also home to many trails with more being planned, giving pests even more access to your property. At H2 Pest Control, we are proud to offer all Elk Ridge, UT customers a personalized approach to pest control. We know that no two cases of insect or rodent infestation are the same so we don’t go for a one-size-fits all approach. Using our many years of local knowledge of Elk Ridge and surrounding areas, H2 Pest Control can find the pests others can’t using our comprehensive and thorough inspection plans. Here are some of the most common pests you might find in your Elk Ridge home or business:


The bane of many a resident’s life is the ant. From small Pavement ants to large Carpenter ants, they can enter a building through the smallest of cracks and before you know it, an entire column is taking over your kitchen counter. While DIY techniques might get rid of the immediate problem, ants are notorious for coming back. Call H2 Pest Control and not only will we remove ants from your Elk Ridge, UT property, we will set up long-lasting preventive barriers to keep those pests away.


A spider infestation is some people’s worst nightmare and Elk Ridge, UT is home to some pretty scary examples. The large Wolf spider, the Hobo spider and the venomous Black Widow are all to be found in the small city, along with a host of other species. If webs or spiders have taken over your yard or property, call H2 Pest Control. Our expert technicians will take care of the spiders for you and rest assured that if you do see any spiders after our initial visit, we offer a free re-service guarantee. For more information about spiders in Elk Ridge and Utah in general, check out our comprehensive spider guide.


If you want an outdoor event in Elk Ridge, UT to be ruined, you can rely on the wasps. If you want to get rid of the wasps, you can rely on H2 Pest Control. Our local Elk Ridge knowledge really comes in handy when searching out hidden wasp nests that might be on your property. A swarm of these stinging insects is not only annoying, it can be dangerous, so to free your summer of wasps, hornets and yellow jackets, call the friendly technicians at H2 Pest Control.

Rats and Mice

Rats, mice, voles or gophers on or in your Elk Ridge property need to be dealt with straight away. The fully licensed technicians at H2 Pest Control can provide total rodent removal anywhere in the Elk Ridge, UT area. If you’ve seen mouse droppings or heard scratching in your walls or ceiling, call H2 Pest Control today. Mice and rats can not only damage your property by chewing through wiring and pipes, they can also spread diseases to your family. Eliminate these unwelcome pests with one call to H2 Pest Control.

Preventive Pest Control 101

Tips for keeping your Elk Ridge home or business pest-free

Strange but True Facts About Ants

Did you know…

In spite of having no ears or lungs, ants have two stomachs.

The queen of the Pogonomyrmex Owyheei species of ant can live up to 30 years, making her one of the world’s longest living insects.

A supercolony of ants was found in Argentina with nests stretching over an area more than 3,500 miles wide.

Further Resources for Pests in Elk Ridge, UT

Ant Control Tips – see how to prevent ants from entering your Elk Ridge, UT property in the first place.

Wasp Fact Sheet – information about the types of wasp common to Elk Ridge.

The Hobo Spider – find out more about this common Elk Ridge spider.

Wasatch Front Mammals – some of the other wildlife you may encounter living near the Wasatch Front.

Arachnids of Utah – see what other creepy-crawlies might be lurking around your Elk RIdge home.