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Wasp FAQ’s – Your Wasp Questions Answered

Wasp FAQ’s – Your Wasp Questions Answered

Are Bees And Wasps Related? Wasps and bees both belong to the insect order Hymenoptera. It is thought then bees have descended from the wasp! Is There Any Point In Wasps? Despite their bad reputation wasps are actually helpful pollinators and good pest controllers...

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5 Ways To Keep Wasps Away From Your Property

5 Ways To Keep Wasps Away From Your Property

Wasps and bees have many differences the main one being that bees feed their larvae pollen, and wasps feed their larvae insects. So, this actually makes wasps really good to have around your garden as they help control other insects. National Geographic revealed that...

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5 Ways To Keep Wasps Away From Your Property

Wasp Nests: Identification and Removal

If you notice a large number of wasps that seem to be focused in one particular area then it is likely that there is a wasp nest nearby. Unlike bees’ wasps are a very unwelcome pest in any garden or home, this tends to be because they are much more aggressive then...

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House Fly Control

House Fly Control

Having flies in your home can be very annoying and you may spend 10 or so minutes chasing them around with a fly swatter, this is fairly effective when their numbers are low, however if you are dealing with a larger fly problem then this won't be enough! You need to...

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Wasp Season Is On It’s Way!

Wasp Season Is On It’s Way!

If you have been out and about recently you may have noticed the odd wasp, these a more than likely the fertile queen wasps on the hunt to find a suitable place to nest for the year! Life Cycle During the spring when the weather starts to warm up the queen wasp will...

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Bed Bug Infestations

Bed Bug Infestations

This is an extremely common pest, its success, in part, is due to the increased popularity of buying second hand furniture allowing them to easily travel and it is also thought they have built up a tolerance to certain pesticides! How Do They Get in Your House? Bed...

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Rodent Borne Diseases

Rodent Borne Diseases

A bite or scratch from a rat can result in rat bite fever and disease. Rat urine is also known to spread leptospirosis which can lead to kidney and liver damage. A viral infectious disease known as Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis (LCMV) can be transmitted via the urine...

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Where Do Rats Come From?

Rats are members of the rodent family, this a huge group of mammals made up of over 2000 different species that can be found in different habitats worldwide. One thing that all rodents have in common is the ability to gnaw. Rodents get their name from the Latin word...

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How Do Rats Survive the Winter Months?

How Do Rats Survive the Winter Months?

Rats top the list of the most hated pests. They are dirty, carry disease, bacteria, parasites and they bite! When they infest homes and businesses, they cause damage and contaminate food. Pest controllers are constantly at work trying to keep rats under control,...

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