There are over 100,000 different types of wasp species in existent, but the most prevalent in the UK is the common Social Wasp (Vespula Vulgaris)
What are the signs of a Wasp problem?
Frequency: If you encounter the odd wasp in the house, then that is easily treatable and a rare occurrence. However, if you are noticing wasps becoming more frequent, often following the same flight path, then that is a warning sign that there may be a nest nearby
Problems arising from a Wasp Problem
It goes without saying that the most obvious problem from Wasps are the sting that they are all too happy to do. It is painful and a wasp may chose to sting a victim several times. Women and children need to be particularly wary, given the smell of perfume or sweet foods which can easily attract a wasp.
How do I get rid of Wasps?
If you feel that you are suffering from a wasp infestation, it is essential that you do not attempt any DIY treatment. Wasps are extremely protective insects and have the ability to swarm should they feel threatened, and a well developed nest could have anything up to 6000 wasps.
Total Pest Control offer a rapid call out service to deal with your wasp nest problem. We can offer you:
- Local technician in your area for immediate help
- A complete wasp nest treatment visit lasting no more than 45 minutes