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News, updates and previous companies that AJ Pest Control have helped to remove, prevent and control birds, rodents and other pests.

Mice Pest Control Cambridge
15 October 2021
With the ability to enter buildings through gaps as small as 1cm, mice are looking to find food and build their home. This makes proofing buildings against them quite difficult, however, regular maintenance of this can keep them at bay. You can find evidence of this damage, as well as rodent tracks, nesting and droppings to determine whether your business premises or private...
Woodworm Treatment for Timber
10 September 2021
What Is Woodworm?Woodworm are wood boring beetles that tunnel into timbers, floorboards, furniture, joists, wooden tools and woodwork, laying their eggs in cracks and crevices. Woodworm eggs are not usually visible to the naked eye, the hatched larvae then burrow their way through the wood for anything between 2 to 5 years, emerging as an adult beetle through a small hole in the wood, ready...
Pest control for ants
14 August 2021
The warm, summer months brings ants out more into the open searching for food. If you’re not careful, they could be finding it in your home, business or property and you may be in need of professional pest control for ants.Where Can You Find Ants?After spending the long winter months buried deep underground, ants will start to emerge and build new nests. In spring and summer, the queen and...
Wasp Nest Removal Cambridge
07 July 2021
It's getting to that time of year when wasps start to become a nuisance and in some cases cause a threat to health. But are you having to deal with wasps or hornets? Can you tell the difference between them and what are the potential risks of each?What's the Difference Between Wasps & Hornets?Hornets are actually a type of wasp, they nest in the same way and can require...
Bee Swarms
04 May 2021
Spring is the busiest time of year for bees. They're busy re-stocking food and it's also the season when new colonies get started and established. Bees do this by moving half or their whole hive of inhabitants to a new home, creating bee swarms that can contain 10-30,000 bees. These can be seen as a nuisance and can require professional bee removal from an experienced bee pest...
Bird Control Braintree
26 March 2021
During the winter months, AJ Pest Control carry out a lot of bird proofing to homes and business premises. Some bird species in the UK can become a serious nuisance causing a lot of damage, fouling and risk spread of disease. A recent client near Braintree experienced just this and contacted AJ Pest Control to see how they could help.A Solution from AJ Pest Control AJ Pest Control...
Achieve TASCC Accreditation
14 February 2021
What is TASCC?TASCC (Trade Assurance Scheme for Combinable Crops) was developed because farmers and consumers wanted to be assured that crops of oilseeds, grain and pulses were treated responsibly once they left the farm. That includes wheat processed by flour millers and malting barley for the brewers and distillers in the drinks industry. TASCC allows businesses to demonstrate that...
Farm Pest Control Cambridge
14 December 2020
Farms, stores and agricultural buildings are particularly prone to pest problems. Pests such as rats, mice and insects pose a considerable threat to crops, property and equipment.Being in a rural area, these pests become a recurring problem for Cambridge farms since they cannot be dealt with at source.They will return time and time again causing damage to machinery, infesting grain...
Mouse Infestation AJ Pest Control
09 October 2020
Look out for these 4 common pests in Autumn & Winter time, moving into your home, business or agricultural premises, causing damage to your property and risking your family and staff's health. 1. Mice Mice will reside outside during the summer where it's warm and there's plenty of natural food sources. As the weather starts to turn colder and wetter, these rodents start...
Coronavirus Prevention and Deep Cleaning Services
31 August 2020
Recently, AJ Pest Control were happy to assist a barber shop, based in Saffron Walden, Essex with a deep cleaning service of the salon and staff areas of their shop. Dealing with close customer contact and at a high risk of coronavirus cross contamination, the barber shop wanted a deep clean to reaasure clients and staff that their premises were fit for business. AJ Pest Control's ...

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