Poison might be an effective means of rodent control, but it can pose dangers to natural predators. Laying bait which is poisonous to kill rodents can be toxic to other wildlife, as well as domestic livestock and pets. Poisonous pest control, known as rodenticides, can be dangerous to birds of prey, which may scavenge poisoned … Continue reading A Safer Approach to Rodent Control
Has choosing the perfect Pest Control Service been bugging you as much as your suspected pest or vermin problem? When it comes to getting rid of home or commercial infestations such as moths and rats, it is highly recommended to hire a professional company rather than try to tackle the issue yourself. With that in … Continue reading The 4 Cs of choosing a Pest Control Service in Yorkshire
Noticing signs of pests in your residence as we move into autumn? These types of insects have been known to breed in both spring and autumn, leaving considerable damage to your wooden goods – that’s right, it’s termite season again! Read on to find out our top five signs of termites and how our pest … Continue reading 5 Signs That You Have Termites
Have you noticed an increasing number of wasps in a particular area recently? Then it is possible that there’s a nest nearby to disturb your sunbathing this summer. Wasps, similarly to other stinging and potentially dangerous insects, are a very unwelcome sight in any home, garden or residential area. Unlike honey-making and other types of … Continue reading What To Do If You Find a Wasp Nest
Noticed a growing number of moths in your home this summer? You’re not alone! Due to the mild winter and early spring seasons in the UK moths are breeding in record numbers, resulting in an increase of insect related pest problems throughout our houses and workplaces. Read on to find out if you have moth … Continue reading Call the Pest Exterminator! I Have a Moth Problem
What are Death Watch Beetles? Despite the fear-inducing name, a Death Watch Beetle is simply a type of wood-boring beetle who inhabits the dead wood of several hardwood species found across the United Kingdom. As the grubs diet on old hardwood structural timbers, however, they can cause significant problems to building structures and are bad … Continue reading What are Death Watch Beetles and are they dangerous?
What are Bed Bugs? Bed bugs, as the name suggests, are small blood-sucking insects that hide away in dark crevices in and around beds. They tend to crawl out at night and bite exposed skin. Adult bed bugs are oval-shaped, flat and up to 5mm long and are usually dark yellow, red or brown. Bedbugs … Continue reading Are Bed Bugs Harmful and What to do if You Find Them?