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Domestic Advice

Domestic pest advice and support

Pests have the potential to contaminate homes, spread disease, damage products, foodstuffs and property which can result in fires and in extreme circumstances even death. So if you have a pest problem it is essential you take action to deal with it. 

The British Pest Control Association (BPCA) have produced a selection of resources and information to assist you with you pest problem.


A to Z of pests

Our A to Z of pests is a catalogue of the most common public health pests, designed to assist you in identifying your pest, understanding their behaviour, and advise you on effective preventative and control measures.

Search our A to Z of pests.


Pest advice leaflets 

Pest problems come in lots of different forms such as Bed bugs, Wasps, Rats and Fleas to name a few.

To best advise the public the BPCA have produced a number of downloadable leaflets on a few of the most common pests to provide users with simple practical advice on how to identify, treat and eliminate the problem.

To see the full list of pest advice leaflets follow the link.


Find your local professional

If you have a pest problem, then we would recommend using a local professional pest controller, to identify the pest, provide treatment advice and eradicate the problem in a safe and effective manner.

As in any trade there are some rogues operating, and it's no different in pest control. To help you find a local, trusted, qualified and professional pest control company that is a member of the British Pest Control Association we would recommend using our find a pest controller search facility.

Search for you local professional pest controller.



BSI Pest Management Consumer Leaflet

BSI has now published their Pest Management Consumer leaflet, this can be downloaded by following the link to the BSI Pest Management Consumer Leaflet.