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Jim Regan

Cowleys Pest Services

Title: Senior Pest Control Technician

Hometown: Toms River

Jim Regan from Cowleys Pest Services
Jim Regan, one of our most senior pest control technicians, has been with Cowleys since 2004. He has over 15 years of experience in the pest control field. Jim is a licensed Commercial Pesticide Applicator. In addition to Core certification, he holds two pest control category certifications: 7A for general and household pest control amnd 7B certification for termites & other wood-destroying insects. He is also a Certified Sentricon® Termite Baiting System Specialist, and has studied bed bug treatment protocols with Bed Bug University, the educational arm of Bed Bug Central. 
Jim is our residential/commercial technician who specializes in treating bed bugs, and is the field supervisor for our bed bug projects. Bed bugs are considered, by far, to be one of the most challenging pest infestations. They hide well, reproduce quickly, and the egg stage is resistant to many forms of treatment.  Treating bed bugs takes an eye for detail, dogged persistence, and leadership and organizational skills because any successful strategy requires that the occupants of the infested structure cooperate and do their part.  
He has dealt with some of the heaviest bed bug infestations in New Jersey that would have sent less experienced technicians running for the hills. He has faced entrenched, widespread infestations in homes, apartment units with bed bugs numbering in the thousands.
Why would a technician want to specialize in these blood-sucking pests?  For Jim, bed bug infestations are an intricate puzzle. To successfully resolve thee infestations, you must constantly looking for new evidence, and assume nothing, checking and rechecking your work. Challenges pop out of nowhere and once you think you've see it all, you'll see something new.
Jim is dependable and conscientious, taking every assignment personally, understanding the stress and anxiety faced by those dealing with these biting parasites. He is a perfectionist who consistently delivers his best day after day, and the newer technicians often seek his advice when unusual issues in the field arise. He is always there to help others, no matter how busy he is, and he has been instrumental in helping Cowleys deliver the best possible customer service. Jim is exceptionally easy-going, approachable, and confident. Customers just know they are in good hands once he is on scene.
In his spare time, Jim is also an avid musician who loves to play the drums and guitar (although talented, not simultaneously!) and he even writes his own music.  He also stays active with recreational sports, especially basketball and softball.  On most weekends, once the temperatures warm, you’ll find him cruising on his motorcycle, exploring the New Jersey countryside, attending many of the town’s summer fairs and festivals.
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  • By Kathie
    Toms River, NJ

    "AMAZING!! very Professional right from the first phone call .. Dawn got me right to my first appointment.. which I requested Jim..."

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    By Kathie
    Toms River, NJ

    AMAZING!! very Professional right from the first phone call .. Dawn got me right to my first appointment.. which I requested Jim due to the GREAT CARE he has given my neighbors ..Jim arrived right on time:) He was FRIENDLY with a smile ..Jim is AMAZING ..VERY UNDERSTANDING ..and VERY EDUCATED!! which made my panic of the Ants in my attic feel like it was not a big deal at all:) THX to Jim and educating me right from the start ...answering ALL my questions and concerns ...because of this I am EXTREMELY grateful for this referral ..CAN NOT THANK YOU ALL ENOUGH FOR BEING SO CARING :) TY !!

  • By Antonette D.
    Tomsriver, NJ

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    By Antonette D.
    Tomsriver, NJ

  • By MaryBeth S.
    Mantoloking, NJ 08378, NJ

    "Jim was very thorough and a pleasure to work with."

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    By MaryBeth S.
    Mantoloking, NJ 08378, NJ

    Jim was very thorough and a pleasure to work with.

  • By Bob F.
    Asbury Park, Lake Como, Manasq, NJ

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    By Bob F.
    Asbury Park, Lake Como, Manasq, NJ

from customers I've helped!
  • "Jim was prompt, friendly, professional..." Read Full Testimonial

    Ellen M. of Ewing, NJ

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              Helpful, and overall the entire Cowleys team is always helpful. I highly recommend them to anyone.
    Ellen M.
    Ewing, NJ
  • "Jim is awesome!" Read Full Testimonial

    Judy H. of Whiting, NJ

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              Always shows up in a great mood and ready to provide a great service.
    Judy H.
    Whiting, NJ
  • "Jim =was courteous & thorough..." Read Full Testimonial

    Del B. of Beach Haven, NJ

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              He did an excellent job & I highly recommend him.
    Del B.
    Beach Haven, NJ
  • "Jim did..." Read Full Testimonial

    Emilo P. of Beachwood, NJ

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              A great job. Very pleasant, thorough.
    Emilo P.
    Beachwood, NJ
  • "Great Service, fast and friendly as well!" Read Full Testimonial

    Kathy G. of Monroe, NJ

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              Great Service, fast and friendly as well!
    Kathy G.
    Monroe, NJ
  • ""Jim was absolutely execllent!" "He is just the guy you would want at your house"" Read Full Testimonial

    Michael W of Toms River, NJ

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              Jim was absolutely excellent, respectful and talkative. He explains everything and is just a pleasure to deal with in every respect.
    Michael W
    Toms River, NJ
  • "Jim is polite, professional and answers all of my questions." Read Full Testimonial

    Desmond A. of Toms River, NJ

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              I know that if Jim does my service it will get done and I have no worries thereafter. Jim is polite, professional and answers all of my questions.
    Desmond A.
    Toms River, NJ
  • "Jim is great!" Read Full Testimonial

    Antonette D. of Toms River, NJ

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              He is always helpful and very knowledgeable!
    Antonette D.
    Toms River, NJ
  • "Jim is a great person. When he got here..." Read Full Testimonial

    AnnMarie S. of Toms River, NJ

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              He took the time just to ask how I was and he went above and beyond and helped me by carrying my laundry out to the car. His knowledge and just the fact that with everything I'm going through he could make me smile meant a lot.
    AnnMarie S.
    Toms River, NJ
  • "I am so happy with the service..." Read Full Testimonial

    Kay S. of Manalapan, NJ

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              I am so happy with the service and very pleased with Justin and Jim they are very nice.
    Kay S.
    Manalapan, NJ

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