Pest Control Blog

 

Rats in Midlothian
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How to identify signs of rats.

Rats and their behaviour. How to identify signs of rats where you live or work. Have you heard scuttling under the floorboards or above your head in the attic? The Common, Brown or Norway Rat, also known as the sewer rat, and are prevalent…
Pigeons eating rubbish
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Pigeons 5 Ways to Discourage the Nuisance

The City Bird They may be described as our fine feathered friends but in reality birds can be a real nuisance causing costly damage to homes and business premises. The Scottish Parliament recently won their nine year battle to relieve Holyrood…
How to Stop Attracting Wasps to Your Garden
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How to Stop Attracting Wasps to Your Garden

Summer is all about spending as much time outside as we can; barbeques, garden parties, picnics and just lazing around is what constitutes summertime. As we don’t have many months of warm weather in the UK we need to make the most of it –…
3 Reasons Why People Fear Bugs
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3 Reasons Why People Fear Bugs

More and more children are born in big cities and becoming detached from nature and the living creatures that reside there - like all sorts of bugs. And we often fear things we’re not used to or understand – that is how the human mind works. Not…
Wasp nest removal Edinburgh
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Wasp nest removal Edinburgh and DIY tips

Wasp nest removal in Edinburgh & DIY Tips Wasps are a pest that can bother you especially in late summer. We specialise in Wasp nest removal Edinburgh There are a few things you can do to minimise the risk of having lots of wasps…
10 Common Bug and Insect Phobias
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10 Common Bug and Insect Phobias

Most of us prefer to be as far away as possible from any sort of bug. They’re just a pest that we could happily live without. An aversion for bugs is usually based on three things: knowledge or experience (bees), a culturally understandable…