Mice in your home?

Mice in your home? The weather is getting colder now and it is a prime time for rats and mice to begin looking for somewhere to settle down. Mice are a common problem we receive calls about around this time of year. They have an investigative nature; they love to explore and find new areas […]

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Squirrels-Red Or Grey?

Squirrels-Red Or Grey? Squirrels are a typical pest that we receive many calls about at this time of year. Autumn is the time of year when they are looking for food sources and locations to nest as the colder weather draws in.   You are more likely to see a grey squirrel rather than red […]

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Flea Infestations

Flea Infestations   In September and October we typically see an increase in the number of calls we receive about fleas. The theme of biting/stinging insects is present throughout the summer months however these biting insects are not restricted to just the summer. As the weather turns colder, warm conditions are a must for many […]

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Why Do We Need Pest Control?

Why Do We Need Pest Control?   Dealing with pests is extremely important. Pests can cause numerous problems; health risks, property damage, as well as being very distressing. Pests are very good at adapting to their surroundings to survive and they will be able to seek out the best places to nest and feed, even […]

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Flies

Flies Flies can be a real problem during our summer seasons. With the promise of a few more hot days as we move into Autumn flies can still pose a problem. This is because of the heat. The heat of the sun not only makes our rubbish bins filled with rotting food smell bad, but […]

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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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