Pest control in Liverpool, Bootle and Crosby
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Pest and vermin control in the Liverpool Area has seen a relatively early start this year which is very surprising given the very cold (weather of this last winter|winter of 2009/10}. Pest and Vermin controllers were kept working with the usual city centre rats and mice infestations all thoughout the winter of 2009/10, but the […]
Pest and Vermin controllers were kept working with the usual city centre rats and mice infestations all thoughout the winter of 2009/10, but the relatively cold early part of the year has already provided some ant infestations coming in.
The fairly wet summers of 2008 and 2009 were not to the liking of the hymenoptera (bees, ants, sawflies and wasps) but 2010 looks like it will turn out to be a active year for flying ant problems.
Often ants build nests under the floors of homes and inside cavity walls causing a large number of foraging ants to enter kitchens and food cupboards.
However it is at the mating time when they can be most distressing as they create winged males and queens which then fly off to mate.
The emergence of many thousands of these flying ants inside houses can be traumatic indeed.
A fairly new pest was especially troublesome in the Cheshire, Lancashire and Manchester area last year, the Varied Carpet Beetle (Anthrenus verbasci).
It was rare for pest operatives in Cheshire, Lancashire and Manchester to meet these pests until lately but they seemed to appear from nowhere in recent times and already this March has seen reports of varied carpet beetle in large numbers.
Having a similar life cycle to moths their larvae, called woolly bears eat natural fibres and can do great damage to carpets and all fabrics. They are a difficult and tricky pest to remove.
Those involved in pest control have noted that Bed Bugs are carrying on their come back in the the North West area, regularly arriving as unwanted guests in the suitcases of returning holiday makers.
Often the first reaction of unlucky people who realise that they are infested with these horrible,blood-sucking creatures is to get rid of the old beds and purchase.
This is an expensive error as despite their name bed bugs don’t just stay in beds and in an infested bedroom will be found everywhere within up to five yards of the bed, in cupboards, drawers etc, even in electrical sockets and the new beds become quickly re-infested.
Many people mix up bed bugs with dust mites which are not visible to the naked eye.They both take a different form of pest control
They dine only on blood which they drink from their sleeping victims. People often associate bed bugs with insanitary conditions but nothing could be less accurate, they do not require squalor, they eat you!
Up to the end of April 2010 Harrier & Liverpool Pest Control are offering a twenty-five percent reduction on their guaranteed ant treatment.
The revolutionary new treatment which is guaranteed for three years, extendable indefinitely in additional three year chunks by a simple re-treatment every three years, can be carried out in most houses subject to satisfactory,free
For the summer of 2010 Harrier Pest Control are providing a fixed price for getting rid of wasps nests in the Manchester, Lancashire and Cheshire area of just thirty two pounds.
Contact Harrier Pest control for more information on 0800 019 8382 or 0151 471 8660
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