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Diligent To Focus on Concrete Washout Termite Protection and Innovative Technology, Sells General Pest Division

March 5, 2019
Diligent Sells General Pest Division to Petri, will Focus on Concrete Washout and Technology. L to R, Trevor Cavanagh, Christopher Cavanagh, Hu Montague, Ivana Montague and Brendan Cavanagh. (Photo: Business Wire)

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 5, 2019--Diligent, a technology-driven company optimizing the construction industry, recently sold its general pest control division to Petri Pest Control Services, Inc.

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Diligent Sells General Pest Division to Petri, will Focus on Concrete Washout and Technology. L to R, Trevor Cavanagh, Christopher Cavanagh, Hu Montague, Ivana Montague and Brendan Cavanagh. (Photo: Business Wire)

In 2000, Diligent introduced Termite Pretreat to help builders work faster, smarter and more efficiently. Since then, they’ve pioneered more ways to make building better for everyone and together, began a journey of customer focused innovation. Today, more contractors are choosing Diligent for Termite Pretreat and Concrete Washout because of their strong value proposition.

“In a short period of time, Diligent has developed a strong reputation for the quality of our concrete washout services and customer satisfaction,” said Hu Montague, Vice President for Diligent Services. “We are grateful for the many contractors that use Diligent for Termite Pretreat and Concrete Washout to empower their teams to work more efficiently, and we remain committed to expanding how we help our customers succeed. We are delighted to have a company with Petri’s reputation acquiring our general pest division.”

Petri, a family owned and operated company serving South Florida for over 62 years, offers a wide range of pest control services. Petri purchased Diligent’s pest control, rodent and lawn accounts effective March 1, 2019.

Diligent continues to build a world class team, pioneering tools for making all aspects of construction better. Diligent is creating innovative technology and exceeding client expectations with concrete washout, termite pretreat and termite protection services. As more and more construction projects in Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, Martin and St. Lucie County choose Diligent for compliance with SWPPP, and concrete washout disposal the company will be well positioned to exceed the demands of its customers. Over the last two decades, Diligent has grown to provide faster response times, more efficient service and better value to help their partners transform the way they work.

About Diligent

Diligent is a technology company at heart, building innovative software, products and services -- and a first rate culture. Diligent provides innovative Concrete Washout and Termite Pretreat solutions for homebuilders, concrete contractors and general contractors. Diligent delivers higher productivity along with time and cost savings to the construction industry. To learn more visit mydiligent.com and connect with us on LinkedIn.

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