Woodworm

Woodworm Woodworm is actually a term for wood-boring beetle. Included under this umbrella term are many different species of beetles. They get their name due to their eating and destroying of wood. They can infest a number of different structures such as; beams, floorboards and furniture. Interestingly, it is not actually the beetles that cause […]

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Wasps and Rodents

Wasps and Rodents Pests can sometimes be categorised as seasonal, for example rodents. We would usually associate rats and mice with colder weather, as they tend to find shelter in our homes and businesses. However, this year, the number of calls to deal with rodent problems have not tapered off like usual. Typical summer pests […]

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Keeping Pests Away This Summer

Keeping Pests Away This Summer The summer months are upon us. We enjoy making the most of the sun and warmth with dining al fresco, sunbathing in the garden and leaving doors and windows open. Below are some tips for how to make sure that you are not inviting pests to join in the summer […]

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Wasps

Wasps Wasp season is fast approaching. Due to the weather not being as warm at this time of year compared with previous years, it seems as though the wasps are not quite out in full force yet, but it is always good to be prepared. Here is some interesting information about wasps.   There are […]

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June Pests

June Pests   As we well know, pest control is required all year round. It is during the Spring to Summer months that we start to see increased activity of the following pests;   Bedbugs   Fleas   Cockroaches   House Flies   All of the above pests can cause considerable stress if found in […]

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Devon Pest Control- The Bees Knees

Devon Pest Control- The Bees Knees   Bees are rife at this time of year as the worker bees are out collecting pollen for their colony. Interestingly, there are over 200 different types of bees within the UK. It is common belief that bees are protected; however, this is not true. They are endangered though […]

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Pest Proofing

Pest Proofing   At this particular time of year, many people are in the process of doing a spring clean. Having a nice clean home is not only good for your health, it is also a great opportunity to make sure that your home is suitably pest proofed!   Yes, it is possible you may […]

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Mole Control

Mole Control Spring time is a prime time for mole activity. Breeding season for moles is usually between February and May, which is why Spring is a busy time for them.   What do they look like? -Small mammals -Round furry bodies -Long nose, very tiny ears and eyes -Usually dark brown or black in […]

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Insect Eggs

Insect Eggs Spring is officially here and with Easter just round the corner, it would only be fitting to talk about eggs this month. Unfortunately, not the chocolate type but insect eggs! This time of year is prime time for insect eggs to be laid and some even to hatch. Below you will find some […]

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