Franklin Pest Solutions Acquires Askern Termite and Pest

Franklin Pest Solutions Acquires Askern Termite and Pest

The acquisition expands Franklin's presence in the greater Indianapolis area.

September 12, 2018

On Sept .1, 2018, Askren Termite and Pest Control, located in Indianapolis, merged with Franklin Pest Solutions. This merger will expand the service area of Franklin Pest Solutions in the greater Indianapolis market.

“We are excited to expand our brand into the Indianapolis market and to work with Alan Askren and Richard Leap to grow the quality organization they have built over the last 40 years," says Curtis A. Rand, vice president of operations for Franklin Pest Solutions. "Alan and Richard bring immense knowledge and experience to our organization, which will reap benefits throughout our entire network of offices across Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, and Wisconsin. Indianapolis is a market that will enjoy the benefits of working with Franklin Pest Solutions, a family owned business, and the personal attention we can provide for their needs.” 

Franklin Pest Solutions was established in 1929 and provides pest and termite control services throughout Southwest Michigan, Northwest Indiana, Central Indiana, Southern Indiana and the Louisville market. Franklin Pest Solutions is a partner of Rose Pest Solutions located in Northfield, Illinois with offices in the Chicagoland area, Rockford, and the Greater Milwaukee area. The company has been family owned since being established in 1860.