Bees or Wasps?

We are getting a lot of calls for Wasps! It is still a bit early for wasps nest to have fully developed – so large groups of flying insects will be a bee swarm. We don’t destroy Honey Bees as they are so beneficial to the environment. For Honey bee swarms,...

Pigeon Spikes for Pigeon Problems

Bird Spikes for Pigeon Problems The Feral Pigeon (Columbia livia) or Rock Dove has been around man for thousands of years. It has adapted to live along side us and utilises our buildings and throw away culture. A building with ledges, gutters, alcoves and overhangs is...

A Bird in the hand… is better than one in your gutter!

Pigeons in the gutter? Not good as they tend to block them up! Feathers, droppings, eggs and nesting materials all contribute to blocked gutters and down pipes. Water damage to buildings is costly and has to be repaired. A simple fix is to install bird spikes to their...
Owl Decoy to scare birds?

Owl Decoy to scare birds?

Owl to Scare Birds? Do they work? In our everyday bird control work, here at BTP | Professional Bird & Pest Control we see many different attempts to scare birds from buildings.  A live hawk will work in many situations but sometimes a cheap alternative is used...
Hawk to scare Sea Gulls!

Hawk to scare Sea Gulls!

Bird Control We were recently asked to carry out some bird control for some seagulls causing problems. The issue was that gulls were landing on the roof of a building being constructed, then pecking at the pipework causing damage. They were also removing caps...
Another BTP van on the road!

Another BTP van on the road!

This week saw another van on the road for BTP|Professional Bird & Pest Control. This unit can now service customer needs for all pest control issues and specialist bird control. From a rodent problem to flying a hawk to scare gulls away this van is equipped with...