Share: Bees are underfire from wasps OUR bees are under attack by their most fearsome enemies. The wasps. They are ferocious enemies to the hives and only rivaled in their deadly attack on a bee hive by hornets. This summer we have had a hornet nest in our loft. A fearsome, almost alien construction, I came … Continue reading “Hot summer leads to a huge rise in pest control calls in Aberdeen”
Share: Ticks Prefer ‘Type A’ Blood Do you have blood type A? There is a good chance you do as its the second most common blood type here in the UK. IF you do you will need to be extra weary as new research from the a university in the Czech Republic has shown that ticks … Continue reading “Pest control companies prepare for summer infestation of flies”
Share: Welcome to the list of the UK’s weirdest insects! While the UK may not best Australia when it comes to harbouring some of the feared and most dangerous insects across the globe, many might be surprised to hear that we do play host to a few weird insects. Here at AMES, we’re always on the … Continue reading “The UK’s Top 7 Weirdest Insects”
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!”