Tucson Residential & Commercial
Pest Control


About Us

Now owned and operated by Essential Pest Control Inc., a local, family owned business since 1981, Burr Exterminating is a full-service pest control company which provides a broad spectrum of services.  In addition to pest, termite, rodent and weed control, Burr Exterminating also provides structural fumigation, turf and ornamental spraying, chamber fumigation of antiques/artifacts and bee control.  Burr Exterminating is known for its dedication to providing its customers pest management services with the safest and most effective methods possible.


Bruce Burr, Sr., founder and president of Burr Exterminating was raised in Tucson. Bruce attended the University of Arizona and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Entomology in 1959. Burr Exterminating was founded two years later. Bruce has spent the wealth of his career as an urban entomologist providing pest control services to Tucson, Green Valley, and Southern Arizona.

Bruce Burr, Sr. is the qualifying party for Burr Exterminating and maintains state licenses with the Arizona Office of Pest Management in pest, termite, fumigation and weed control.

Mission Statement

Dedicated to providing our customers pest management services utilizing the safest and most effective methods possible.

New Ownership

Essential Pest Control has been providing Pest Control in Tucson and surrounding communities since 1981. Essential offers a full line of Pest Control services including bugs, Termite, Africanized Bee Removal, Bed Bug, Weed Control, Rodent, and many other specialty services for pest control. Find out more about Essential here

Burr Exterminating
5202 East 22nd Street
Tucson, AZ  85711