About Us

Heather and Fred

Started in 1985, Escalera Pest Control is a family business owner and run by Heather and Fred Swetman with their 8 children.

"We bring our family's values and strong code of ethics to the pest control business."

Heather got her start as an X-Ray Technician working at Community Memorial Hospital in Ventura County and after 15 years, now shows off her business management talent in this Woman-owned family business.

Fred brings the pest control experience as a senior "bug guy" who got his start and made his career working for one of the big corporate conglomerates.

Now Fred and Heather bring their shared wisdom, experience and care for home friendly business and sustainable solutions to your front door.

Fred and Heather really "get" bugs!