All general pest control news from Apex pest control services. As a company, we cover a wide range of pest topics from agricultural and farming, domestic household pests to business pest control.

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Bed Bugs

Adult Bed Bugs are approximately 4-5mm in length, wingless and uniformly mahogany in colour. They have well developed legs with efficient tarsal claws for clinging to the host when feeding. Bed Bug females lay eggs throughout their life with around 2-3 laid per day in good conditions. Since they can live for many months, one …

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Cockroaches Undoubtedly amongst the most noxious of pests Cockroaches have lived alongside man for hundreds of years. There are over 4,000 different species of Cockroaches worldwide, but here in the UK we are concerned with 5 main species, the Oriental (Blatta Orientalis), German Cockroach (Blattella Germanica), American Cockroach (Periplaneta Americana), Australian Cockroach (Periplaneta Australasiae) and …

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Mixed Month

Mixed Month During a normal February apart from our commercial contracts, which we attend to for 52 weeks of the year, most of our work is call-outs to deal with rodents, Rats and Mice. Where rats are concerned most of the jobs we will receive will be by customers having sleepless nights, with the rats …

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Woodworm Problems

Woodworm Problems & Treatment   When people discover Woodworm (Anobium punctatum) in floorboards or joists, their first instinct in a lot of cases is to think that the property is going to collapse around them. In most woodworm infestations this is not going to happen for a very long time, as to get to the …

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Seasonal Pest

Seasonal Pest Since our last blog, where the majority of our summer business shifted to predominantly commercial contracts, we are at point where the shift is happening again. Throughout the year our commercial contracts remain steady, however towards the back of end of the year domestic work sees a dramatic increase. With rodents, moles, squirrels …

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