Pest Control Blog

More information about Rat Flaps

Many media sites have been reporting that there has been an increase in rat infestations during the coronavirus pandemic. But what can you do about it, when they decide to join you in your own home? The best way to control rats is to stop them from getting into your home in the first place. […]

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Christmas is almost upon us

It’s reached that time of the year to have the annual venture into the loft to get the Christmas decorations out. Some people have had theirs out for weeks already, others are yet to carry this job out. The last thing anybody wants to find is unexpected visitors in the loft in amongst the decorations. […]

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Pest Solution – second national lockdown update

We have been monitoring the COVID-19 situation throughout this year and considering the implementation of a new lockdown commencing on the 5th November, we wanted to update our customers on what measures we are putting into place. Pest control services have been deemed an essential service, and we will continue to provide our customers with […]

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Autumn is on its way

After a warm summer, the weather has started to turn and the temperatures have dropped.  With this drop in temperature some pests are on the move and looking for somewhere a bit warmer to spend the winter. These are some of the pests to look out for as winter approaches. Rodents – Both rats and […]

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Pest Solution News Summer 2020

The summer of 2020 will always be a memorable one for everyone due to the disruption caused by Covid-19. Way back in April, nobody quite knew what impact the lockdown would have on businesses. We are pleased to say that all members of staff have been able to work full time since June and we […]

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FAQs about wasps (and hornets) and their nests

Wasps and hornets are a large part of our work, particularly in the summer months and we often get the same questions, so here are the answers to some of the frequently asked questions and wasps and their nests. How long does a wasp nest last? The length of time a wasp nests last very […]

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Where do insects go in the winter?

There is always a decrease in the number of insects over the winter months in the UK. However, it feels like magic that they disappear and we are no longer bothered them like we are in the summer. But where do they disappear to and what is the catch? Option one: Migration Insects that require […]

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COVID-19 Pest Solution Update

We have been closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation for the last few weeks. Considering the Prime Minister’s announcement on 23 March, we wanted to update our customers on what measures we are putting into place. This is a fast moving situation, and we will update this page if the situation changes. Our primary concern is […]

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What is the difference between rat and mouse droppings?

Finding rodent droppings in your home is never a good sign. Once you have found the droppings, the first thing to do is try to identify what kind of droppings they are. So, how do you tell the difference between rat and mouse droppings? Mouse Droppings Mouse droppings are usually black or brown in colour […]

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Pest Solution is Proud to be PROMPT

All staff at Pest Solution are proud members of BASIS PROMPT, a register of professional pest controllers. BASIS PROMPT is the only independent Continuing Professional Development (CPD) scheme for pest controllers that is recognised by the government. As part of our CPD, all members of staff regularly attend events such as trade shows, exhibitions and […]

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