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 an Eastern Gray or Fox Squirrel with a faulty gene that gives it its black coat ..

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 and plants would not exist, they should be dealt with with respect, and any ..

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 Vulgaris (also known as the common wasp or a common yellow-jacket) and ..

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 that they have the qualifications in place. Only ..

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 destroy whole hives. They are therefore a threat to our environment and need to be ..

Hawking Bird Control

Hawking control in Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire is still a away of control gull nesting on buildings. More and more people are now starting to recommend Hawking Control as a green option to control the population, over a massive roof net.

At MIDS Pest Control we believe that all solutions should be looked at trapping and shooting of pigeons before using a Hawking for pigeon control. Proofing a building with spikes, gel and netting should all be looked at before killing and population control.

Hawking Solutions

Hawking Control Services in Hertfordshire Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire – At MIDS Pest Control we believe in offering the customer the right solution for the right issue when it come to hawking control, this is why when it comes to working out the number of flights and the length of time needed to control this type of pest we really do need to look at some key facts.

  Bird Pressure            Area Location          Size of Building           Access for Bird Safety            High Power Cables

The main reason for looking at these 5 things is to firstly rule out if a bird can actually work safely, there is no point trying to fly a hawk around a site when it will harm itself when working.

Cost of Hawking

MIDS Pest control offer different recommendation solution for the number of flights you require from the minimum amount of 12 flights per year to 365 flights per year, it is all tailor-made to your requirement. However the standard recommended flights we have the most of are;

52 flights per year

40 flights per year

26 flights per year

So if you would like more information or would like to book a demo for a flight then give us a call today we will be happy to help you.

On average the cost of Hawking Control Services is per flight, most hawk handlers charge between £100.00 – £250.00 for a 2 hour flight.

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