Share: Due to the recent collapse of construction giant Carillion – the UK’s second-largest construction company – many projects and services are thought to have been left incomplete and thousands have been left jobless. Notice* We have already had Carillion customers contact us about our Legionella services. If you need any help with your water … Continue reading “Affected by Carillion Bankruptcy? Legionella Help”
Share: Recently, there was a story in the BBC news about a Japanese fungus spreading in UK hospitals. Here at Ames Pest Control, we are passionate about keeping you up-to-date regarding all things pest related and the Japanese Fungus is a pest, of sorts. More than 200 patients in England were reported to have been contaminated … Continue reading “Japanese Fungus Spreading in UK Hospitals”
Share: Every entomophobe’s worst nightmare is finding out that the one thing you hate the most can actually appear in something you love, like cake. I myself must admit that at some point, I have eaten an insect, not out of choice but simply due to the fact that they’re sometimes unavoidable! As a pest control … Continue reading “The 7 Sickening Pests Found in Food”
These pigeons played an incredible role during World War 1 and 2, mostly due to their amazing instincts and them being the fastest way to send messages.
Despite Australia hosting the most venomous and dangerous spiders in the world, the UK spider scene isn’t as harmless as you might like to think… The definitive list of UK spiders is guaranteed to make you think twice when emptying out your old sheds and garages. It’s important to understand what types of spider you can run into during your every day life!
Share: As well as offering pest control in Birmingham, Ames Group Ltd also offer pest control services throughout Halesowen and the greater Birmingham area. If you have a problem with pests and have a home or business in Halesowen then contact us today for a free, no obligation quote. Pest Control Services: Halesowen We offer a wide … Continue reading “Pest Control Halesowen”
Share: Rats aren’t all bad! TB kills half a million people a year in Africa. That’s 1,5000 every day! As a pest control company it is our business to keep on top of what pests are doing, no matter where they are in the world. AGPR (African Giant Pouched Rats) trained by the Belgian non-governmental organization … Continue reading “Giant Rats Can Detect Tuberculosis!”
Share: A Birmingham charity store in Kingstanding recently contacted AMES Pest control for assistance as a member of staff was alarmed to find a snake in the store. The two foot reptile was identified as a baby Boa Constrictor. Not For The Faint Hearted Although a beautiful and healthy specimen, the boa constrictor can be dangerous … Continue reading “Boa Constrictor Snake Alive And Well In Birmingham Charity Store”
Share: AMES Managing Director Alan Read covers the topic of wasps as the active nest building season is now upon us. The Origins of a Wasp Nest As of early July wasps are just building their nests – at this stage they can be anything from a golf ball size to having the dimensions of … Continue reading “How Wasps Nests Are Formed And Optimum Conditions For Them In The UK”
Share: How close should I get to a wasps nest? Do not go towards nests, especially where you see activity of drones coming in and out. Keep a respectful distance and contact a professional for assistance. Where am I likely to find a nest? Areas in which we are getting nests reported include fascia boards, … Continue reading “Frequently Asked Questions And Help With Wasps And Their Nests”