Summer is a Lovely Time Especially For Wasps and Flying Ants

February 7, 2017
Wasps Flying

It’s getting warmer isn’t it?  OK, some days are better than others, but we’re getting there!  And throughout Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Burton upon Trent and the West Midlands we can really start to enjoy our gardens over the weekends and, dare we say it, plan the first barbecue of the year even? But as the frizbies… Read more »

Bedbugs The Pest In The Press

May 27, 2016
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

May 20, 2016
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 »

Rats Dont Need an Invitation They Need an Air Vent

May 13, 2016

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 »