How to Treat a Wasp Sting

Summer has finally arrived and we can look forward to months of (hopefully!) warm weather, barbecues, beach trips and garden parties. However, the warmer weather does also bring some unwanted pests – wasps. That familiar buzz can quickly ruin an outdoor picnic or trip to the pub and many of us worry about being stung.…

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How to Prevent Cockroaches

A cockroach infestation can be very distressing, especially if you run a business. Cockroaches are  known carriers of diseases such as salmonella, dysentery and gastro-enteritis and exposure to this pest poses significant health risks. Cockroaches are also tough insects that breed very quickly, making it difficult to control an infestation once it occurs. Expert removal…

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How to Keep Rodents Away From Your Restaurant

A rodent infestation is an absolute nightmare for any restaurant; it’s a health hazard for customers and a closure can cost you dearly in terms of money and your reputation. Rats and mice are common restaurant pests but they pose a serious risk. Spotting even one rodent, one time, should be enough to spur you…

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How to Keep Wasps Away From Your Garden This Summer

Summer is finally here and the warm weather calls for plenty of outdoor socialising. Whether you’re planning a barbecue, a garden cocktail party or a picnic, there’s a lot to look forward to as the temperatures rise. However, there is an unfortunate downside to the warm temperatures and outdoor food and drinks – wasps. These…

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Four Signs That Bedbugs Are Present

No household pest is pleasant but many people find bedbugs particularly distressing. Bedbugs are small, oval brown insects that live on furniture or bedding and feed on the blood of humans or animals. This might sound alarming but don’t worry, bedbugs aren’t dangerous, but they can cause itchy bites and leave dirt on your bedding.…

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Why is it Important to Remove Bird Infestations?

When birds flock in the wrong location can it cause real problems around your home or business. Pigeons, for example, often live in large groups and their presence can be very intrusive especially when you leave them to become territorial – that’s why it’s always best to deal with birds promptly. Here are some of…

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How to Keep Your Hotel Rooms Clean

As a hotel owner, it’s your responsibility to keep your hotel rooms pristine whether you run a cosy B&B or a 5* hotel. A dirty hotel room isn’t going to create a good first impression and letting your hygiene slack could result in low ratings as well as pest infestations which puts your business at…

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What to do if You Spot Pests in Your Hotel or Restaurant

Hospitality is one industry that unfortunately sees its fair share of pests and we’re not talking about the guests! As high traffic businesses that have people from all over the country coming through the doors and larger commercial kitchens that attract pests, infestations can happen quickly. If your restaurant or hotel becomes infested, you must…

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Found a Wasp’s Nest on Your Property?

Here’s What to Do Next Wasps are a familiar but unwelcome sight here in the UK; disrupting summer barbecues, trying to land in our drinks and causing fear of a dreaded sting. One wasp is a nuisance, but a wasp’s nest can be a far more serious problem. You don’t have to be allergic to…

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