About Orkin

We’ve been here from the beginning

Founded in 1901 by 14-year-old Otto Orkin, Orkin has more than 100 years of experience in pest control services and are leaders in the industry, specializing in protection against common pests, including termites, rodents, and insects. In addition to pest control, the company also offers integrated plans to help protect the whole home, including insulation and moisture control services. Orkin employs nearly 8,000 team members in more than 400 locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, Central America, South America, the Middle East, the Caribbean, Asia, the Mediterranean, Africa, and Australia serving approximately 1.7 million residential and commercial customers. Orkin is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rollins, Inc. (NYSE: ROL).

Awards and Recognition

Food Processing Readers’ Choice Awards

(2004, 2007, 2009)

The Food Processing Readers’ Choice Awards recognize the top suppliers to the food processing industry, based on surveys of the publication’s readers.

PCT/Syngenta Best-In-Class Customer Service Award


Orkin’s excellent customer service beat out 73 other pest control companies in its category for this award from Pest Control Technology magazine and Syngenta Professional Products.

Today’s Facility Manager Readers’ Choice Award


The TFM Readers’ Choice Awards recognize companies that demonstrate the best products, services and technologies in the eyes of senior facility managers.

Training Magazine Top 125

(2003-2014, 2017)

Orkin has been consistently recognized on Training magazine’s prestigious Top 125 list and has been featured among the magazine’s Editor’s Choice honorees.

What our customers have to say

The technicians were personable, knowledgeable, and not only willing to accommodate my need to keep indoor only cats confined, they went out of their way to insure the cats were safe. Top that off with the neat way they filled all the visible holes that had to be made in drywall. After the Harvey flood, they were pro-active in contacting me about redoing the outside barrier, and got it done earlier than I might have expected. All in all, I couldn’t be more pleased with the service and the product. High five, guys!!!

We’re not happy until you’re happy.

  • 30-Day Money Back Guarantee
  • If pests return between treatments, your Orkin Tech will return for a touch up at no extra charge.
  • If we are unable to solve your pest problem, we’ll refund your last service payment for as long as you are our customer


At Orkin, we are involved in the communities we serve. From collaborations with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and major universities, to our work with the National Science Teachers Association, we foster a deeper understanding and appreciation of the natural world around us.

Orkin’s Commitment to Education

We help students across the country learn about pests and pest management by providing educators with learning resources they can use in their school science curriculum.

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Orkin’s Commitment to Public Health

Orkin is committed to helping protect public health by helping to prevent and control pests as well as educating consumers on the potential health risks posed by these pests.

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Orkin’s Commitment to Environmental Responsibility

At Orkin, we believe that it is our responsibility to care for the earth’s environment while still helping to control pests in our customers’ homes and businesses.

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