It is now officially spring and we can look forward to longer days and warmer weather. Spring time is the beginning of the wasp season, as the the queen wasps come out of hibernation and begin to build their nests. Inevitably wasps nests will be found on properties and can be potentially very dangerous, so it is important to understand and know how to deal with them. Read on for all you need to know about wasps, from their life cycle to locating a nest and getting them removed from your property. Continue reading
Britain’s Biggest Rat
We have recently caught what is believed to be Britain’s biggest rat! Rats are becoming an increasing problem for homeowners and businesses across the UK, their numbers are increasing as they have become resistant to various traditional poisons that are commonly used to kill them. We are also seeing an increase in the size of many rats that we catch.
Summer is here, time to learn about getting rid of bees! With this warmer weather, larger numbers of bees will soon be on us.
With a number of different species of bee living in the UK, knowing how to treat them can be difficult. This article will outline the key features to help you recognise the common species as well as information on getting rid of bees should they be a problem.
DIY pest control has always been an option for those that wish to try a hands on approach to pest control in and around Dorset, however professional help will always be more cost effective in the long run. Continue reading
There is currently an epidemic of Bedbugs throughout the South Coast. Bedbugs are a brown/dark red insect with the adults growing to nearly 6mm almost the size of a Ladybird. The little blighters love nothing more than to suck the blood from their host’s neck, chest and arms as they are attracted by the carbon dioxide in your breath whilst you are sleeping. Continue reading
As expected with the milder weather approaching the phone has been off the hook with both Rat and Mice enquiries. On the move for drier, warmer harbourage this is the time to look at proofing solutions as well as efficient safe control and eradication. Continue reading
A very big thank you to all of our regular customers who we had the pleasure of looking after again throughout the continuing Wasp and Bee season. Continue reading