Is It Safe To Remove A Wasp Nest Yourself?

is it safe to remove a wasp nest yourself

It’s easy to search online for DIY methods for removing a wasp nest and save money on contacting a professional pest controller. However, are these methods as simple and safe as they sound? Let’s take a look at what you could be faced with if attempting to remove a wasps nest yourself. Not all wasp … Read more

What To Do If You Have A Wasp Nest On Your Property

what to do if you have wasp nest on your property

Wasps are typically seen during late spring and early autumn, depending on the weather and temperature. However, we don’t usually think of these months as wasp season in the UK, yet it’s time when wasp removal services are at their busiest. As the temperature starts warming up in April, the queen wasps that survived the … Read more

How To Protect Your Home From Wasps and Hornets

how to protect your home from wasps hornets

Wasps and hornets are unwanted guests when hanging out with friends and family during a summer get-together. It doesn’t take much to provoke one to attack and sting you, therefore it’s important to find ways to avoid attracting them in the first place. To prevent wasps and other stinging insects, such as bumble bees or … Read more

What Are The Differences Between Wasps and Bees?

difference between wasps and bees

Wasps and bees both belong to the Hymenoptera group of insects; however, they have very different characteristics. Wasps are more aggressive and can sting multiple times, whereas bees die after stinging someone. Honeybees have similar colours and body shapes to wasps with yellow and black bodies. However, by looking at each of them closely you’ll … Read more

Are Wasp Stings Dangerous?

are wasp stings dangerous

Wasps are a common sight during the UK summertime and can be irritating when you’re out enjoying the sunshine. We often wave them away with our hands, but this can cause them to turn aggressive and sting us. Although the sting can be painful, most recover after experiencing a rash or minor swelling in the … Read more

How To Prevent A Wasp Infestation

how to prevent a wasp infestation

Anyone that has ever been stung by a wasp will immediately remember the pain and distress that it caused. It’s best to avoid being stung if possible, so here are a a few tips to reduce the chances of getting stung by a wasp. Remove Food Sources The best way to avoid getting stung is … Read more

What To Do If You Get Stung By A Wasp

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Wasp stings are painful, quite common, and can become infected, or cause complications which lead to you seeking medical advice. One way to prevent wasp stings is to eliminate the problem by using a pest control company. If you are unfortunate enough to get stung by a wasp though, take action straight away. Symptoms of … Read more

Learn More About The Life Cycle Of A Wasp

life cycle of a wasp

Ever wondered what life is like as a wasp? As we head towards the peak time for wasp attacks in the UK we thought it would be interesting at to look at the life cycle of the insect. Read on for the full lifeline of a wasp. – The last throws of winter finally relinquish … Read more