Professional Pest Control in Bridgwater
At Pestforce Bridgwater we provide professional pest control services to homes and businesses across Bridgwater and surrounding areas.
We understand that pests can be a nuisance, cause damage to your property, and potentially pose health risks.
That's why we offer effective, affordable solutions to rid your home or workplace of unwanted pests.
We are fully trained and accredited to safely eliminate infestations of:
- Bed bugs
- Mice and rats
- And more...
We offer comprehensive pest control packages tailored to your specific needs, using treatments that are family and pet-friendly.
Why Choose Our Bridgwater Pest Control Services?
- Fully qualified and experienced technicians
- Fast response times - we can often treat urgent call outs on the same day
- Effective solutions that tackle the source of infestations
- Flexible appointment times - including evenings and weekends
- 100% satisfaction guarantee on all pest control services
- Competitive pricing with no hidden costs
From annual pest control contracts to one-off treatments, we provide modern, discreet, and efficient pest control in Bridgwater.
Contact us today for a no-obligation quote or free site survey from our friendly team.
Safeguarding an Edwardian Home: A Comprehensive Approach to Rat Control
The insidious presence of rats in an old Edwardian home demands immediate action before irreversible damage occurs.
In this unfortunate scenario, the homeowners find themselves battling a severe rat infestation that has already caused considerable harm. The presence of rats in multiple properties and outbuildings is a sobering discovery that necessitates thoroughly examining the entire premises.
The damage caused by rats goes beyond the visible signs. Electrical cables and water pipes have been ravaged by these pests, underlining the urgency to resolve the infestation promptly. Furthermore, the mess and hygiene issues that such an infestation introduces can be a nightmare to deal with.
To address the risk of reinfestation, it is crucial to recognize the unique challenges posed by an old home. The age and design of an Edwardian home make it more vulnerable to recurring rat problems if not addressed comprehensively. Apart from trapping and using rodenticides, it is also important to focus on removing debris and rubbish close to the house and proofing any potential entry points such as holes in walls and drain covers.
In this particular case, a combination of trapping and rodenticides was deemed necessary to deal with the rats. However, it was crucial to minimize the risk to the environment and take measures to ensure the safety of other wildlife.
Creating an affordable monitoring plan is a key aspect of rat control. In this instance, a monthly plan was put in place to place non-toxic baits around the properties and visit monthly to check for any bait consumption. If activity is detected, a trapping program can be implemented, reducing the need for further baiting.
Taking a proactive approach to rat control is essential in preventing further damage. Nipping rat infestations in the bud can prevent extensive destruction and mitigate financial costs. Ignoring rat infestations can lead to structural damage or health hazards for the inhabitants. It is important for homeowners to understand the significance of addressing the issue promptly and thoroughly.
In conclusion, by taking immediate action and following a comprehensive approach to rat control, the infestation in the Edwardian home was successfully mitigated. The homeowners listened and acted on every piece of advice, and it is believed that the relatively small investment made in resolving the issue has saved them potentially thousands of pounds in the long run.
Please find below a list of the areas that Pestforce Bridgwater covers.
If you do not find your area listed, please call on 01278 276 046 as I still may be able to help, or may know a more local pest controller.
Ashcott, Berrow, Brean, Brent Knoll, Bridgwater, Burnham on Sea, Cannington, Catcott, Chedzoy, Fiddington, Highbridge, Middlezoy, Nether Stowey, North Petherton, Over Stowey, Polden Hills, Puriton, Shapwick, Spaxton, Steep Holm, Wembdon, West Huntspill, Westonzoyland
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