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Local pest control expert who can quickly and easily control an ant colony with insecticides, exterminate a plague of rats and humanely bird proof to rid an area of pigeons.

No job too small, removing a dead pigeon from the loft or trapping a few mice in the kitchen. Or too big, a bed bug fumigation or killing a loft full of wasp nests.

Professional pest control expert services include;

Rodents

  • mice control, usual place for mice are in the kitchen, under the stairs or boiler and airing cupboard
  • rat control, rats are often found in the kitchen, basement, roof and garden
  • squirrel control, squirrels like to hide in roofs chewing woodwork and wiring

Crawling pests

  • ant control, mostly ants are found in the kitchen or garden
  • bed bugs treatment, they can take over the house hiding in carpets, mattresses, bed frames, wardrobes
  • cockroach control, often hiding in kitchens, boiler and airing cupboards
  • flea treatment, flea infestation in carpets, soft furnishings, bedding
  • silverfish control, silverfish dwell in basements, attics, storerooms feeding on paper and damp clothing
  • spider control, spiders prefer damp areas, junction of wall and ceilings or crevices
  • woodworm treatment, woodworm will be found in timber so either, floors, windowsills, doors, loft

Flying pests

  • bird control, birds tend to get into lofts and fireplaces
  • carpet beetle control, often found in dark areas like walls, chimneys and lofts
  • fly control, flies can be found anywhere in the home
  • moth control, moths will often be found in wardrobes, on curtains, carpets or clothes left out
  • wasp control, normally wasps make nests in lofts, air vents, roofs, under guttering in the eaves

So, if you need a pest control expert to treat or control something in your home HaMuch has thousands of friendly, British Pest Control Association (BPCA) registered professionals ready to help with your rodent removal, spider infestation, wasp nest or unwanted bed bugs.

Why do you need a pest control specialist?

Pests — nobody wants them. Whether rodents (mice and rats), birds or vermin (spiders and insects), pests pollute buildings, destroy food supplies and can cause considerable damage to property inside and outside of the home or office. Not only do they also play a role in triggering allergies, but they also transmit disease. With viruses and diseases becoming increasingly common, it’s become more vital than ever to be vigilant about the pests in our homes.

If your property’s heavily infested, you’ll want to eradicate the problem as soon as possible. Whether you’re sharing your home with loved ones or are responsible for the health and wellbeing of a team of staff or a number of residents, this becomes even more vital. Local pest control experts possess the expertise required to eliminate rodents and other pests to avoid further damage.

However, a pest control expert isn’t only useful in the event of an infestation. A specialist can also advise you on appropriate precautions to take to prevent pests from taking over your home in the first place. Should it happen, however, early detection is essential and will make it easier and cheaper to solve the problem. Armed with the know-how to spot an infestation, you’ll be able to find a local pest control expert to come into your home or office and eliminate pests with minimal inconvenience.

What do pest control specialists do?

A thorough understanding of pests, their habits and their preferred environmental conditions is required for a pest control specialist. The techniques used in bird control, for example, will differ from those used in insect control. Common tasks of a pest control specialist include:

  • Domestic and commercial pest control cleaning: Pest control requires the use of biological, physical or chemical products, and sometimes a combination of all three. The combinations used will depend on the extent of the infestation and the type of pest.
  • Elimination of hygiene pests: Hygiene pests include bed bugs, mites, pharaoh ants and rats. Hygiene pests are mainly attracted to food and are often found in the kitchen. Frequently occurring storage pests include mice, cockroaches and moths.
  • Eliminations of material pests: Material pests can cause massive damage to furniture or even the foundations of a home. As such, caution is required in order to prevent further damage. A specialist can assist with getting rid of material pests, such as moths on clothes and or beetles on carpet.

How to find pest control services near you?

To find local pest control near you, follow our simple three-step process:

  1. Post your job: Find your location, either by typing in your postcode or town, or selecting from our extensive list of regions, counties and cities in the UK. We ask you to select your maximum budget, so that you never pay more than what you can afford. Post the details of your job and we’ll match you with tradesmen in your area who are qualified and experienced to do the work. 
  2. Get quotes: We’ll send your job listing to pest control specialists in your area. We’ll notify you via text when three tradesmen have expressed interest in your job, so you can compare local pest control prices and decide who’s right for you.
  3. Select your tradesman: Review the profiles and experience of the tradesmen interested in working with you. You can use HaMuch to read customer reviews from people just like you, compare rates and see how close they are to you. You can even communicate with tradesmen to discuss the work before making your decision — you’re in complete control!

Our search tools are designed to help you find a tradesman that best suits your needs, budget and location.

If you’re looking for a pest control specialist near you, check out our list of qualified tradesmen on HaMuch. You can find an extensive list of local bird control and local rodent control specialists within your location and budget.

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Pest Control Expert: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK

Pest Control Expert: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges)
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Pest Control Expert near London£44£406
Pest Control Expert near Leeds£35£100
Pest Control Expert near Sheffield£20£150
Pest Control Expert near Bradford£35£100
Pest Control Expert near Edinburgh£1000£1000
Pest Control Expert near Bristol£70£560

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Recent jobs posted for pest control experts

Wasps

Wasps under house

Mice/ in kitchen

Mice seen under the sink

Bird in loft

Pigeons in loft space

Pigeons nesting behind roof fascia board

The property is a first floor maisonette so will need a ladder to access. The roof fascia end cover (bargeboard?) has fallen off and a pair of pigeons nested behind the fascia board, but not in the loft, earlier this year. There are now five or six pigeons which need to be removed, and access blocked, before they become a bigger problem. The area to be blocked is approximately 12" x12" max.

Bed bugs

Bed bugs in bedroom

PEST CONTROL - WASPS

Wasp nest in loft needs removing today .

Pest control

PEST CONTROL- rats/mice in the kitchen, have seen some.

Squirrels in loft

Squirrels in loft have chewed wires

PEST CONTROL - WASPS

Wasp nest needs removing, entering via hole in brickwork. Needs removing today.

Rats in the property

Rats in the shed and property, seen them in the kitchen. needs this doing soon as possible for elderly customer.

Pest control

Wasps in the air brick under floor boards, they've been there a few months.

Pest control

Wasps going in gable end of disused chimney easy access

PEST CONTROL -MICE

Problem with mice infestation inside house, need to attend asap.

Wasp Nest

Wasp nests. First floor bedroom balcony- ladders are needed if going to access from garden. before 5pm -- need this doing soon as possible

Wasps nest

Customer has a wasp nest in the roof of the ceiling in the shed, been there for a while, customer can see where they are going in and out of. Customer can see 10-20 at a time. All reachable

Wasp nest

Wasps in the tiles on the roof front of property scaffolding already there nest is very active. THE ROOFER IS ALLERGIC TO WASPS AND STOPPED WORK UNTIL TREATMENT needs this done asap

Pest control

Rats or mice in the house, in the kitchen, loose wood goes round bottom of the counters, been chewed also in the cupboards

RATS!!

Noticed rats in the kitchen near the bin, worried there is a family nest in the property.

Rats in garden

Family of rats in the garden

Wasps

In chimney vent wasps

Mouse in cupboard/front room

Mouse heard in cupboard in kitchen and now seen running around the front room

Rat control

Rat in the kitchen destroy it

Rat I. Loft dead

Loft feat rat in house

Squirrel in attic

Squirrel in attic roof

Dead pigeon

Removal of dead pigeon

Mould in bathroom

Mould under our bath & begins cracked tiling, on grout. Possible mould under or behind sink in kitchen. We want a check of the house and an estimate or quote of cost to remove it.

Rats in garden

Rats seen running In garden

Mice in kitchen

Mice coming from under sink in kitchen

Mice in kitchen

1st floor flat mice in kitchen

Wasps

Loft next to eaves by

Ants in conservatory

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Rates for Tradesmen in the UK

Builder

Builder: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Builders
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Thamesdown£27£200
Wirral£26£180
Havant & Waterloo£27£192
Arun£29£201
Bracknell Forest£41£241
Salisbury£52£317
Dover£23£188
Glasgow£34£261
Wolverhampton£25£203
Stafford£24£192

Carpenter & Joiner

Carpenter & Joiner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Carpenter & Joiners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Breckland£21£186
Leeds£23£171
Doncaster£21£163
Stoke-on-Trent£24£195
East Riding£22£187
Maidstone£28£215
Middlesbrough£38£198
Bath & North East Somerset£24£192
Gwynedd£20£159
Stockton-on-Tees£37£198

Electrician

Electrician: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Electricians
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
South Gloucestershire£31£227
Derby£26£199
Torbay£27£217
Swansea£26£200
Huntingdonshire£31£226
East Hertfordshire£35£232
East Ayrshire£28£216
Salisbury£30£224
Havant & Waterloo£33£238
Stafford£27£199

Gardener

Gardener: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Gardeners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Gedling£16£126
St Albans£42£273
Stockport£31£202
East Riding£30£111
Chelmsford£31£200
Tameside£28£184
Cheltenham£31£258
Wakefield£45£180
Eastleigh£26£180
Bath & North East Somerset£30£216

Locksmith

Locksmith: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Locksmiths
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Bridgend£42£120
Birmingham£57£324
West Lancashire£45£233
North Tyneside£41£258
Wirral£43£248
Cheltenham£75£588
Stratford-on-Avon£35£160
South Bedfordshire£65£237
Liverpool£43£248
Gloucester£50£175

Cleaner

Cleaner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Cleaners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Canterbury£14£112
Rhondda, Cynon, Taff£31£222
Epping Forest£15£140
Basingstoke & Deane£17£137
Nuneaton & Bedworth£15£186
Milton Keynes£19£139
East Lindsey£35£264
Eastleigh£22£173
St Helens£13£118
Derby£43£232

Car Mechanic

Car Mechanic: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Car Mechanics
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
East Hertfordshire£47£280
Wolverhampton£21£141
North Wiltshire£42£362
Nottingham£36£278
South Oxfordshire£52£275
Stockport£37£232
Broxtowe£36£278
Ipswich£35£200
East Dunbartonshire£32£93
Sheffield£28£90

Heating Engineer

Heating Engineer: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Heating Engineers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
St Albans£52£280
Oldham£37£236
North Wiltshire£48£307
Southend-on-Sea£44£255
Kirklees£34£223
East Hampshire£43£260
Salford£37£230
Luton£50£274
South Cambridgeshire£43£253
Swansea£33£214

Plumber

Plumber: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Plumbers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Thurrock£45£253
South Somerset£31£255
Southampton£41£248
Wrexham Maelor£37£210
Salisbury£39£271
Coventry£37£231
Portsmouth£40£242
Milton Keynes£46£266
Bury£46£236
Huntingdonshire£41£262

Painter & Decorator

Painter & Decorator: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Painter & Decorators
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
North Lincolnshire£18£140
Leicester£18£156
Glasgow£20£161
Thanet£21£157
Waveney£22£181
South Lanarkshire£16£149
Cardiff£22£172
Suffolk Coastal£20£148
Reigate & Banstead£28£191
Guildford£33£183
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