Founded in 1946, Central Exterminating Company is a privately owned and operated pest management company, utilizing more than 40 service technicians throughout northern Ohio and western Pennsylvania. All of its service personnel are licensed by the Ohio Department of Agriculture to apply restricted-use pesticides in and around homes. The company is a member of the National Pest Management Association, Ohio Pest Control Association, and Cleveland Pest Control Association. It offers various residential service programs, such as monthly and seasonal service, exterior power treatments, spot jobs and termite services. It also offers pest control programs to hospitals, nursing homes, private and public schools, universities and colleges, day care facilities, professional buildings, restaurants, apartment and condominium complexes, and warehousing and manufacturing facilities. It also offers special bird management techniques. Central Exterminating Company is located in Cleveland.