About us

About American Pest Control

Serving the Southeast since 1971, American Pest Control, Inc. has its home office in Athens Georgia with 8 additional local offices throughout the state in Winder, Washington, Greensboro, Social Circle, Conyers, Toccoa, Clayton and Hartwell.

Serving clients with honesty, integrity, and professionalism is how Gene Higginbotham, founder of American Pest Control, Inc., has built one of the Southeast's largest family-owned pest control companies. Now his daughter, Laurie, and son Scott, with the help of all of the American Pest Control team, strive to continue improving and providing the best possible service to all of their valued clients. The American Pest Control team prides themselves in being an active part of the communities in which they serve and hope to continue making North Georgia and Upstate South Carolina a wonderful place to call home.

American Pest Control is proud to be a QualityPro certified company, the mark of excellence in the pest control industry. QualityPro companies are a distinguished group that continues to act as leaders and pioneers in the pest control industry to better serve consumers across the country. American Pest Control holds high standards for all of their technicians through thorough background checks, proper licensing and enforcing a drug free workplace to ensure the highest standards to meet the QualityPro certification.


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