Month: May 2016

Bedbugs The Pest In The Press

Bed Bug

Over the last couple of weeks bedbugs have been enjoying more than their 15 minutes of fame and have featured quite a lot in the press and media. The first item is perhaps not the sort of news they want to hear though. The founder of Insect Research Systems, Taff Morgan, and his team at… Read more »

Bee Careful With Bee Removal and Hornet and Wasp Nests For That Matter

Wasp Nest

If you do have bumblebee and honeybee colonies on your property, we’d recommend that if their location isn’t causing too much of an issue, then consider leaving them alone.   With UK bee numbers down by an estimated 30%, it’s a worrying statistic when one considers how vital these black and yellow flying insects are… Read more »

Booting Birmingham Cockroaches Off The Menu


You’ll more than likely all have heard about the recent scandal that fell upon a well known chicken fast food chain last month.  Any compromises in hygiene can severely damage any brand that deals with food.  And of course, being such a large global brand means that it wasn’t the first time it had been… Read more »

Rats Dont Need an Invitation They Need an Air Vent


Certainly in city locations, you’re never too far away from a rat.  Throughout Birmingham, their numbers have fluctuated as of late and we’re seeing more and more situations where they simply chew through the air vents of houses to gain entry. Bearing in mind that rats have extremely sharp teeth, they actually need to gnaw… Read more »