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Pest Controllers Bake it Better

An independent pest control service are improving their culinary skills for a worthy cause. Great Ormond Street’s Bake it Better week received double helpings to raise money for redeveloping and upgrading their buildings. The hospital treats children with diverse serious medical conditions. Safeguard Pest Control donated £200 to add to the £200 they raised through a bake off event. …

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Cockroaches – Household Pests Infographic

Safeguard Pest Control presents an infographic on household pests, this week focusing on cockroaches. Cockroaches can survive in almost any environment, from heating ducts to refuse tips to drains. Oriental cockroach cases contain approximately 16 eggs and can lay dormant for three months or longer before hatching. Cockroach Treatments per Region Greater London – 65.08% …

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Mice – Household Pest Control Infographic

Safeguard Pest Control presents an infographic on household pests, this week focusing on mice. A house mouse can produce approximately 80 droppings per day. House mice can squeeze through gaps as small as 5mm, however mouse holes are usually 20-30mm. Mouse Treatments per Region Greater London – 25.52%North West – 19.64%Scotland – 12.43%North East – 8.76%South East …

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Bed Bugs – Household Pests Infographic

Safeguard Pest Control presents an infographic on household pests, this week focusing on bed bugs. Bed bugs are a parasite that feed on the blood of mammals, especially humans. Female bed bugs will lay approximately 200 eggs in just five days in cracks and crevices around bedrooms and properties. Bed Bug Treatments per Region Greater …

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Don’t be Foxed! Call Our Pest Control Team

Do You Have an Urban Fox Problem? We find as a pest control team that foxes are often considered as pests, especially when their activities collide with humans. For advice on the best practices and the most effective yet humane ways of how to get rid of foxes, you should always contact a professional pest …

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Pest Control Issues in Rented Properties

Landlords or Tenants Responsible for Pest Control Issues? Nowadays, landlords and tenants are often at odds about who should take responsibility for pest control issues within rented properties.  This ranges from who should call in the professional company, to who should pay for these services, to whose responsibility it is to carry out any recommendations; …

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Pest Control Within Social Housing

Maintaining a pest-free environment within a social housing development can often be an item of dispute. The responsibility is often divided between the landlord, housing association, and tenant. The first step towards determining the roles and responsibilities of each party with regards to pest control, is reading the terms and conditions of the tenancy contract. Keep in mind that the …

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Merger Safeguards Jobs

A merger of two of the UK’s longest established pest control companies has created new job role opportunities for their staff. Arrowguard and Safeguard Pest Control, based in the South East, have brought together their sales and service teams to work within domestic and commercial markets. One of the aims of the merger was to widen the choice …

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Pest Control Merger Creates One of the Largest Independent UK Firms

A new merger between two established companies has created one of the largest independent firms in the UK to tackle all aspects of pest control. This specialist market provides essential protection services for offices, schools, hospitals, housing, commercial estates and the construction industry. Tim Sheehan and Paul Butterick, Directors of Safeguard Pest Control and Ken …

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