Squirrels

Squirrels

UK Squirrels: Here in the UK, we have three breeds of squirrel: Red squirrel – our native squirrel Grey squirrel – also called the Eastern Gray, is an invasive breed coming from North America Black squirrel – technically either...

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Rats and mice – what you need to know

Types of rats in the UK: Rats and mice are a massive issue within most cities and some farm areas, it is important to know the differences between the two. There are two species of rats in Britain. The Brown Rat (Rattus norvegicus) and the Black...

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ladybirds

ladybirds

British Ladybirds Ladybirds should not be confused with the smaller, British Ladybird. Harlequins are a larger, aggressive non-native species from Asia which do some good stuff like eating plant destroying aphids but then they go and ruin it by...

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Bees – How we control them

Bees – How we control them

Why Bees are important There are over 200 types of Bees in the UK, including 25 types of bumblebees! Some of these include: Garden Bumblebee White-tailed Bumblebee Honeybee Bees are valuable pollinators and without them, a lot of our farm produce...

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UK Wasps – What you need to know!

UK Wasps – What you need to know!

  UK Wasps – What you need to know! When looking for a pest control company to help with any wasp nest issues, it is important that you know the difference between UK wasps. There are two different types of UK wasp – Vespula...

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Hornets in the UK

Hornets in the UK

Types of hornets in the UK European Hornets – Vespa Crabro These pests are the largest hornet native to Europe; they are carnivorous and can be seen as beneficial, they are also known to “hawk” in mid-air for honeybees and...

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One of the best ant nest videos

Ants nests can be daunting; you never know how many there are until you pull back the wall… Although ants usually nest outside in our gardens and look like this. They are also found in our houses which can cause issues in terms of health...

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MIDS – British Pest Control Association

British Pest Control Association a short video from the BPCA website explaining a little about what they do. British Pest Control Association: For more information go to the BPCA website The BPCA is a non-profit that has a list of local pest...

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MIDS Pest Control

MIDS – a new chapter Here at MIDS Pest Control, we have continued to grow, and as promised, have doubled the business year-on-year. We have invested in a brand-new office in Letchworth Garden City. Housing new technicians and growing our...

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How to Choose Your Pest Control Company

How to Choose Your Pest Control Company

How to choose your company Being a BPCA member tells customers that the quality of service given by a pest control company is to a good standard. To find a company in your area go to the BPCA website When choosing a company you need to ensure...

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