11109 Old Telegraph Rd

Ashland, VA 23005

(804) 798-1725

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Ashland, VA's Eco-Conscious Pest Control Service

Greenshield provides eco-conscious pest control solutions in Ashland, VA, Hanover County (including Montpelier, Ashland, Mechanicsville, and Doswell), the rest of Hanover County, and the Richmond Metro Area.

Why Choose Greenshield Home & Pest Solutions?

Do you have a pest problem in and around your home? For 15+ years Greenshield has provided Ashland, VA, residents with premier, eco-conscious pest control solutions. But, what sets us apart from other pest control companies in our local area? Our company prides itself on staying up-to-date on the latest industry solutions, our employees are constantly training, and we have a six-stage hiring system. Only 1 in every 300 applicants is hired, and that means when you call Greenshield you’re getting the pest PMPs (Pest Management Professionals), Virginia has to offer.

Our motto is “a happy customer is a loyal customer”. Therefore, Greenshield retains a very high percentage of clients for 7+ years, and it’s all thanks to having the most qualified pest control professionals in the business. We strive for nothing less than exceptional service, every time we provide assistance with pest control. Thanks to this solution and customer service oriented team, safe, effective pest control tactics, and a beneficial relationship with you (the client), we’re able to offer a money-back guarantee with confidence.

What’s even better is you don’t have to be a resident of Ashland, VA. Our company provides service to all counties and cities in Central, VA, including Richmond.

If you see the Greenshield truck driving around Ashland, VA. You know someone is about to have their home clear of bugs and other pests.
If you see the Greenshield truck driving around Ashland, VA. You know someone is about to have their home clear of bugs and other pests.

The Dangers Of Not Regularly Checking For Pests

A pest control professional showing termite damaged wood to a couple of homeowners.

Property Damage

If you notice damage to your home’s wood call someone ASAP. Ignoring termites and other wood-destroying insects can cause significant damage to your home over time. On average property owners in Virginia can spend upwards of $3,000 to repair damages when an infestation is left untreated. Not to mention the costs to remove the infestation.

If you don't have a pest inspection, rodent urine and other droppings can get into the air and worsen asthma. Here we see a child using an inhaler.

Health Problems

Depending on the type of pest, infestations can cause health problems. Cockroaches, bed bugs, and rodents can cause allergic reactions. Certain pests can also spread diseases such as Hantavirus and Salmonella. Finally, droppings and body parts from roaches, as well as urine from rodents can cause asthma to flare up.

A cockroach on a dinner plate. If you don't have your home checked for pests, cockroaches can get into your pantry and other food

Food Contamination

Pest control is vital when maintaining your pantry’s safety. Rodents, cockroaches, and flies can contaminate food and countertops. Some diseases that pests can spread to your food are Listeria, Salmonella, E. Coli, Hantavirus, and Leptospirosis. Plus, if you see bugs in your food, you will throw it all away!

The Benefits Of Having Greenshield As Your Pest Control Company

A pest control professional applying products to the floor around the cabinets. This is standard procedure when prevent infestations in homes.

Residential Pest Protection

One of the most crucial parts of pest control is exterior preventative maintenance. Our recurring services are performed on a specific schedule based on our client’s needs to keep outdoor pests from making their way inside their home. Our services are tailored specifically to target pests according to area and season. We offer a range of service plans and will work with you to find the one best for your home. No cookie-cutter service here.

A family with their dog. Greenshield Home & Pest Solutions strives to be animal and family friendly when we provide pest control services to local residents in Ashland, VA.

Safe For Pets And Family

Our PMPs (Pest Management Professionals) use their extensive training and knowledge to treat areas that would be most effective without causing concern to you or your family. In addition to our highly trained staff, the products that Greenshield uses are pet and family-friendly once the recommended dry times have passed. 

A happy family hanging out in their yard thanks to our pest control services.


GreenShield will work with you to eliminate current pest issues while creating the best plan possible for ongoing pest prevention. Our technicians are trained to educate clients on IPM(Integrated Pest Management), which contributes to the effectiveness of our services. Oh, and not only do we provide pest control at your home. Our pest management professionals are trained to provide commercial pest control for a multitude of industries!

Read Reviews From Our Local Clients

Rose Marie HigginsRose Marie Higgins
08:02 13 Apr 24
Friday, 4/12/24 technician Cameron Joseph came to my house for my regular maintenance and mosquito appointment. What a wonderful representative of Green Shield he is. I can’t say enough about how professional, knowledgeable, pleasant, and polite Cameron is. I felt very comfortable with him as he explained everything, and listened to my requests and concerns. He was even concerned for my dog’s safety. A good experience; thanks Cameron.
Karen SmithKaren Smith
16:26 09 Apr 24
Wilber Mallory JrWilber Mallory Jr
12:55 14 Feb 24
Prem NairPrem Nair
19:42 12 Feb 24
poor service, wanted to cancel after 2 years, wanted a cancellation fee...STAY AWAY
Angie Z. ShayAngie Z. Shay
16:35 09 Feb 24
Michael was thorough! He paid attention to details. I could tell he cares about the quality of his work!
LaKeisha ThompsonLaKeisha Thompson
17:26 08 Feb 24
We’ve been using Greenshield for some years now and it’s worth every service treatment. My technician Cam was very knowledgeable and polite.
This company is awesome. They are all nice and very informative. No matter who comes here they are willing to work with you to resolve any problems that you have. I know nothing is 100 percent, but the spiders that I used to see her are pretty much gone. And the mosquitoes........ what mosquitoes 🤣🤣🤣 Thank you guys. I believe they have been with us for 10 years now.
Glenda MajcherGlenda Majcher
23:22 03 Dec 23
The technician was to be here between 8 and 10. He arrived after 11. I did not see him do my upstairs windows on the outside, but I could have just missed it.They use to be more reliable about time.He did a great job inside.
Sharon Ann MerlinoSharon Ann Merlino
15:54 17 Nov 23
We have been using Greenshield since 2018 and we have been very pleased with their services.We had such an informative visit Wednesday with AJ he is excellent. Very knowledgeable! He is so thorough when doing the crawl space and attic!Travis is wonderful as well! Very knowledgeable and thorough!

Get A Free, Same-Day Inspection For Your Pest Problem

Greenshield is proud to offer residents in Ashland, VA, and the rest of the Richmond Metro Area FREE same-day inspections and quotes for pest control.

The Best Pest Control Services In Ashland, VA

If you need something that isn’t listed, don’t hesitate to contact us.

A top-down view of a silverfish. Silverfish are native to Central, VA, and regularly found in houses. Having bugs in your house is gross… Nobody wants to share their home with creepy crawlers. When you have Greenshield’s general pest control service, you will have peace of mind and save money in the long run by preventing any infestations long before they start.

This service protects your home from common household pests such as spiders, mice, crickets, ants, earwigs, centipedes, silverfish, and more. Includes interior and exterior protection. We apply granular bait around the perimeter of your home, a  liquid residual repellent to the exterior foundation, and use a dust product when sweeping away spider webs that help to deter them from rebuilding along eaves, windows, gutters, etc.

  • Regularly scheduled exterior service to combat common household pests.

  • Interior service upon request.

  • Complimentary return visits should pest activity occur between regular visits

You can visit our residential pest control or commercial pest control pages for more information.

A mosquito full of blood and currently biting someone. Many people view mosquitos as merely a nuisance, but they pose a health hazard as well. Mosquitos in Virginia can transmit a number of diseases including West Nile Virus, Yellow Fever, Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), Dengue Fever, and Chikungunya.

When you choose Greenshield to provide mosquito control around your home you and your family will greatly benefit. Outdoor BBQs won’t be halted by tons of mosquitos, kids can play outside without the risk of itchy bites, and yardwork won’t be interrupted by flying bloodsuckers.

Our mosquito management includes monthly or seasonal mosquito reduction services. Shady, cooler areas are treated with products that hinder reproduction in adult mosquitoes. The products we use affect the mosquitos that are still in the larval stage as well as the adults.

View our mosquito control page for more information.

Group of termites working chewing wood. All pests are a nuisance, but termites can pose a serious threat to the structural integrity of your home and to your bank account. In the United States, it’s reported termite damage causes an average of $5 billion dollars of damage a year.

In Virginia, we have subterranean and swarming termites. Subterranean Termites start colonies underground and have a caste system of workers, soldiers, a king and queen, and reproductive swarmers. The swarmers are winged members of the colony that fly away, mate, and begin new colonies. The peak season for swarmers in Virginia is March through June, and when you see them around your home, it’s the first sign a problem is brewing.

But, luckily Greenshield has the solution to your termite problems. 

A termite-free inspection is required before a warranty can take effect. It covers your home in the event of a termite infestation and covers up to 1 million dollars in termite damages while under our warranty.

View our termite treatment page.

A close up photo of a cockroach. Cockroaches are disgusting! Although one or two is not necessarily dangerous to your health, seeing one or two can turn into a massive infestation FAST. Once that happens they are nearly impossible to exterminate.

Cockroaches (German cockroaches are the most prevalent around Central, VA), regularly carry bacteria, pathogens, and parasites. They can also spread their fecal droppings across floors, countertops, and your pantry! Some of the diseases you can contract are Campylobacteriosis, Cholera, Giardia, Dysentery, Gastroenteritis, Leprosy, Listeriosis, and Salmonella.

Cockroaches can also increase asthma attacks because when they shed, their skins are left around the house to break up into smaller irritants that get into the air.

Many people think cockroaches are a symptom of a dirty home but, they are just as happy to invade a clean home. They will hitchhike in bags, boxes, and secondhand appliances. Due to their highly invasive nature, German Roaches are nearly impossible to eliminate with a basic pest control plan. We provide a more extensive service to guarantee the eradication of German Roaches in the home.

Contact us at (804) 798-1725 for help with cockroaches.

Squirrels can damage your home and nest within the walls. In this photo we see a squirrels nest built into the wall of a house.

Rodents, birds, and other wildlife can damage your home and cause health problems. Mice and squirrels may look cute, but they are known to spread Hantavirus, Salmonellosis, Tularemia, Leptospirosis & other diseases. What’s worse is two mice can reproduce and become 4,000 mice in just one year. Mice and rats can chew wires, clog pipes, destroy drywall, and urinate all over your home.

In Central, VA, we have multiple species of squirrels that can invade different parts of your house, but they mostly love to dig holes in your yard to store food. What you want to look out for is chewing damage around your house. Their teeth don’t stop growing and they like to chew on bark and your home to keep their teeth under control.

Birds can also be a nuisance. They like to nest in gutters, attics, chimneys, and vents. Their droppings can even eat away at paint and corrode concrete around your property. Breathing in spores from droppings can also lead to infections and asthma attacks.

Don’t want wildlife as rent-free roommates? We can safely and ethically trap, remove, seal entry points and sanitize.

Read more about rodent control.

Wasps nest hanging from a house's porch. Here in Ashland, VA, and around the state, we have bees, hornets, wasps, and yellow jackets. All of them can sting and cause painful welts and allergic reactions. But, stinging insects can do damage to your household you might not have thought of.

Carpenter Bees don’t sting but they love to excavate tunnels in decks, siding, porches, and eaves to build nests. Overtime, they will have created many tunnels and the fix will be expensive.

Stinging insects can also swarm in defense of their home. Children, pets, and yourself can accidentally trigger the nest and cause the insects to swarm you. These swarms can cause extreme allergic reactions to multiple stings and even death.

Greenshield will control your wasp and stinging insect problem with a thorough investigation. We will identify the nests, and remove the insects. Honeybees are a protected species. Greenshield will also remove them safely and relocate them.

Read more about what Greenshield can do to control wasps and stinging insects at your home.

The copperhead snake lives in Ashland, VA, and around Central, VA. In this photo we see a copperhead wrapped around a baseball. If you’re out doing yardwork and recognize snake skins, tracks, or holes, then you could have a snake problem. In Virginia, snakes start to appear in the spring time, and can pose a significant threat.

Most snakes around Ashland, VA, aren’t a problem. But, we do have venomous copperheads. A copperhead bite can be especially dangerous to adults with underlying health issues, children, and pets.

If you do see a snake don’t kill it! Snakes are illegal to kill in the state of Virginia. When you see signs of a snake give Greenshield a call.

Our PCPs (Pest Control Professionals), will come out and inspect your property, identify snake holes and skins, and relocate the snakes to a safe location. At this safe location, they can continue to benefit the environment by controlling rodents and other invasive populations.

Visit our local snake removal page to read more.

This man's hand is covered with welts from multiple bed bug bites. “Good night, sleep tight, don’t let the bed bugs bite!” 

Many of us have heard this phrase as a bedtime joke, but the reality of bed bugs is no joke! We take bed bugs seriously and treatment is not a one-and-done service.

Our bed bug treatment uses a natural biochemical spray that we guarantee will kill the bed bugs. 

Bed bugs are not a symptom of a dirty home. They can hitch rides in luggage, clothing, and purses from hotel rooms and make your mattress their new home!

We work with our clients, making sure they understand preparation instructions and the treatment plan.

We can even return to inspect and retreat to be sure bed bugs never return.

It’s important to figure out how the bed bugs got into the home in the first place, to avoid re-infestation.

Greenshield Home & Pest Solutions Solves Your Pest Problem

Give Us A Call

When you notice a possible pest in your home just give us a call. We give FREE quotes.


We come and inspect the home, formulate a plan of action, and then get to work.

Your Are Happy

The pest problem is eliminated safely. Now you, and your family can relax.

Pest Control FAQ

I see Greenshield Home & Pest Solutions is in Ashland, VA, but I live further away.

This is okay! The home office for Greenshield Home & Pest Solutions is in Ashland, VA, but we provide pest control services for the rest of Hanover County and the entire Richmond Metro Area. We also have customers in Central, VA, further away. If you aren’t sure whether we service your zip code, use our contact page to reach us or call 804-798-1725.

How necessary is pest control and pest prevention?

Most of the time if you see a single fly, yellow jacket, or ant it isn’t an issue. But, sometimes these are signs of a hidden problem. However, if you find a termite or bed bug you probably already have an infestation brewing. This is why we offer free, same-day pest inspections and $100 off your first treatment.

What pest control services do you offer?

We offer a range of pest prevention, removal, and extermination services including:

If you’re not sure whether your pest problem falls under one of these services, we can still help. Our general pest control plans cover any problem you might have with the pests of Virginia.

How safe is pest control for babies and pets?

This depends on the level and location of the infestation plus the type of pest. Greenshield Home & Pest Solutions is eco-conscious and always uses natural pest prevention and extermination solutions. To be safe, we recommend staying out of the house for a bit after it has been sprayed. Your pest management professional will be able to answer better after evaluating your situation.

What's the average cost for pest control?

The answer varies depending on whether you want a one-time pest control treatment, ongoing treatments, the type of pest, and the level of infestation. But, in Central, VA, you will find costs ranging from $150 – $500 for one-time treatments, and $50 – $200 for monthly treatments. It all depends on the situation.

What are the benefits of ongoing pest prevention?

We’re sure you didn’t sit down today and say, “You know what, I’m going to hire a pest management professional to ensure pests are never an issue in my house!”

Thinking you will never need pest control can also result in thousands and thousands of dollars in property damage, health problems, and wasted food.

Most people don’t even know they have termites until structural damage is prevalent. After your inspection, your PMP (Pest Management Professional) can discuss the options for ongoing pest prevention.

What does it mean when you say you provide eco-conscious pest control?

Traditional pesticides and chemicals used for pest control are horrible for the environment. Year after year these sprays kill off insects that are good for the environment like honeybees and butterflies.

An eco-conscious pest control company uses a lot of biological and environmentally safe solutions. Preventing infestations and keeping you, your family, pets, and the environment safe is important to us.

What are the benefits of ongoing pest prevention?

We’re sure you didn’t sit down today and say, “You know what, I’m going to hire a pest management professional to ensure pests are never an issue in my house!”

Thinking you will never need pest control can also result in thousands and thousands of dollars in property damage, health problems, and wasted food.

Most people don’t even know they have termites until structural damage is prevalent. After your inspection, your PMP (Pest Management Professional) can discuss the options for ongoing pest prevention.

Do you have any other resources about pest control and insects in Virginia?

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