The Difference Between Wasps Nests And Bees Swarms

The Difference Between Wasps Nests And Bees Swarms The Queen wasp begins to build her nest in the spring. Sometimes adverse weather conditions and extended cold weather can delay many processes in nature. For example the wintry conditions and temperatures that have occurred well into spring 2013 have, we feel, delayed nature so many natural … Continue reading “The Difference Between Wasps Nests And Bees Swarms”

How Long Does a Wasp Nest Last?

Wasp Nests On Their Way With spring around the corner, our gardens will soon have to face the arrival of several insects, the most common being wasps. Unlike bees, wasps are aggressive insects that can cause serious harm if they feel their nest is threatened. Wasps begin building their nests at the start of spring … Continue reading “How Long Does a Wasp Nest Last?”

Pest Droppings Identification Guide

Finding pest droppings in your property is never a good sign. Not only are they unsightly, but they can signify a bigger problem: a pest infestation. Once you have discovered the droppings, the first think you will want to do is identify what kind of droppings they are so that the correct measures can be … Continue reading “Pest Droppings Identification Guide”

The Definitive Guide to UK Ants

The Definitive Guide to UK Ants It is time we discussed the one quadrillion ants that litter the UK. Yes, that’s more than 10,000,000,000,000,000 ants! Meaning, there are more than one million ants per person. Ants are notorious pests, invading homes and gardens throughout the UK. Let’s jump into the world of these tunnel-dwelling, nest-building … Continue reading “The Definitive Guide to UK Ants”

Ideas for Council Departments Companies Budgets

Ideas For Council Departments And Company Department Budget Allocation Where Should You Allocate Your Budget? With the environmental and ‘green’ services and products markets estimated to be worth billions, it is worth stopping and considering what is the best use of your budgets in this area. Some of the service information below may assist you … Continue reading “Ideas for Council Departments Companies Budgets”

Japanese Fungus Spreading in UK Hospitals

Japanese Fungus Spreading in UK Hospitals 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 … Continue reading “Japanese Fungus Spreading in UK Hospitals”