FAQs

  • Q: Which towns do you provide vermin and pest control for?
  • A: Stranraer, Newton Stewart, Girvan, Maybole, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbright and all surrounding areas throughout Galloway and South Ayrshire.
  • Q: Are you a member of any trade organisation?
  • A: Yes we are full servicing members of the National Pest Technicians Association (NPTA) and we adhere to their code of practice.
  • Q: Can you provide a regular (contract) service?
  • A: Yes we can. Depending on your requirements, 4, 6 or 8 treatments per annum.
  • Q: What does a regular contract involve? (time between visits etc)
  • A: A regular business contract treating rodents would normally be 8 treatments per annum, (approx 6 weeks between visits) with a call out service built in. Inspections would be carried out, treatment of any pests found, and onsite report book completed at end of visit.
  • Q: What is involved with the ULV spraying? If you spray my living room, how long before we can go back in?
  • A: ULV (ultra low volume) releases a very fine mist of insecticide which envelopes the entire treatment space. It leaves no residues, (soft furnishings, furniture and electrical appliances will be unaffected) and the room can be inhabited again after 1 or 2 hours.
  • Q: Are the bait boxes cat/dog proof? I have pets
  • A: Our bait boxes are tamper resistant to both humans and animals
  • Q: Will wasps (etc) come back to the nest site next year after it has been sprayed?
  • A: No. Wasps never use the same nest again. They may however build a new nest next to the old one purely by coincidence
  • Q: If I call you to arrange pest control will I have to wait in all day or will you give me a time to call.
  • A: No you will NOT have to wait in all day. We will arrange with you a suitable time to call. If the unexpected happens and we cannot be there at the prearranged time, we will phone you and arrange another suitable time.  We pride ourselves on our reliability.
  • Q: My barn is over-run with rats. Can you help?
  • A: Yes we can. Our company specialises in treating farm buildings against rodents and preventing re-infestation
  • Q: We run an egg production farm and want to keep it rodent free – can you provide a control/eradication service for us?
  • A: Yes we can. We currently service a number of poultry/egg production units including Aviagen and Noble Foods.
  • Q: Our home is spotless, but we have found cockroaches this morning – how can this happen?
  • A: Cockroaches normally ingress on incoming goods, laundry, suitcases, etc. or from an adjoining infested property
  • Q: Are your technicians trained and certificated?
  • A: Our technicians are qualified to RSPH (Royal Society Protection of Health) Pest Management Level 2 . They are also fully insured, polite, friendly and discreet.