About Orkin

We've been here from the beginning

  • why orkin man 120+

    Years in Business

  • why orkin man 160

    Hours of training for Orkin specialist

  • why orkin man 8,000

    Team Members

  • why orkin man 400+

    Locations Worldwide

  • why orkin man 1.7M

    Residential & Commercial Customers

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).

The Story of Orkin


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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Awards and Recognition

What our customers have to say

The technicians are very thorough in explaining what is going on on the property concerning pests. They work with my schedule and are very knowledgeable when I do have questions. I like to know what is going on and the report they include is always helpful. They are the best pest control I have worked with.

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