Health and Safety Implications for Businesses – Bird Control


Birds that congregate in large numbers on your business premises and become a general pest can cause you quite a few health and safety implications which you should aim to address as soon as you can. For example: Birds can cause serious damage to the fabric of your commercial building and their droppings can create… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

Tips for Cleaning Pigeon Mess

As well as carrying transmittable diseases, the acidic nature of pigeon droppings can cause damage to your car, patio, driveway and garden furniture. It can also cause damage to the fabric of your building, look very unsightly, and cause the ground to become slippery and dangerous. If you run a business then unsightly pigeon mess… Read more »

Posted on Thursday, April 30th, 2015

Facts Sheet about the Feral Pigeon

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The feral pigeon is the scourge of many towns and cities and are often attracted by the general public feeding them in inappropriate areas. For help and advice call the experts on 0800 035 1000 or contact us for more!

Posted on Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

Seagull Control – Fact


Controlling gulls is a big problem in the UK and as a result they cause problems in many towns and cities. Are you looking for to stop a Seagull problem? For help and advice call the experts on 0800 035 1000 or click here for more!

Posted on Monday, April 20th, 2015

Gulls – Common Names for Pest Species

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Gulls are the scourge of many towns and cities and are often attached to rubbish and food left by the general public. This can result in large flocks gathering on building leading to damage through their guano (dropping) and nest building services. For more you can call on 08000 35 1000 or contact us here.

Posted on Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

DIY bird netting for your garden

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Birds can sometimes be a pest in the garden so here are some quick self-help tips about DIY bird netting that you can try in order to control the problem yourself. Bird netting is an excellent option for stopping birds and other wildlife from destroying trees, flowers, fruit, vegetables and newly sown seeds in your… Read more »

Posted on Thursday, March 26th, 2015

Is Bird Nesting Impacting on your Business?


February and March is prime time for bird nesting and once birds are established in your commercial building then they can be difficult to get rid of. Nesting birds can cause structural damage to roofing, block your ventilation system, cause problems with your gutters and drainage system and create an unsightly and potentially hazardous mess… Read more »

Posted on Saturday, March 7th, 2015

Getting Rid of Pigeons from Under Solar Panels

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With the increase in solar panels being fitted to roofs and with many new builds giving the option of having them installed, bird problems under solar panels is starting to become a real issue. At the moment it appears to be pigeons that are nesting under solar panels the most but other varieties of birds… Read more »

Posted on Friday, February 27th, 2015

Bird Problems faced in City Areas


Bird problems in urban areas are a common occurrence and the amount of damage they can cause, public health and safety issues they create and cleaning and maintenance costs they generate can be a big problem. Typical problems can be associated with urban gull and feral pigeon populations. These have increased significantly over the years… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Humane Bird Control Methods – Bird Trapping

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The use of bird traps can be an excellent solution for short-term bird population reduction when used correctly and legally. It can be a controversial subject but in the hands of bird control specialists it is definitely a humane bird control method that is fully compliant with the bird control law. The main function of… Read more »

Posted on Saturday, December 20th, 2014

How does Bird Netting Work

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Birds such as pigeons, seagulls and crows can be a big nuisance when they gather in large numbers. They can create lots of mess, cause damage, carry mites and other bacteria not to mention the noise they make! A good way of combating this problem is through bird netting. Bird netting is made from nylon… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Pigeon Control Products that Work

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Pigeons can be found in abundance throughout the UK, especially in coastal towns, urban areas and many of our towns and cities. They congregate in urban areas because there is always a good supply of food scraps to keep them happy. Once settled in an area they will breed in large numbers and this is… Read more »

Posted on Thursday, September 25th, 2014

Time for Pigeon Netting to Protect your Home and Garden


Pigeons, when they gather in large numbers, can be a huge nuisance to your home or business property. The noise, the mess they make, the health and safety hazards connected with bird guano and the mites and other bacteria they carry can be a real problem so if you need a pigeon control solution then… Read more »

Posted on Friday, August 29th, 2014

Smart Ways to Get Relief From Birds


Whether it’s pigeons, crows, seagulls or other breeds of wild birds, if they start to cause a nuisance to your home or business property then you will need to find a solution that will deter them without causing them harm. Bird Spikes are the ideal solution to stop birds from roosting and becoming a pest… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

How to Deal with Seagull Problems

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Whether you live in a coastal town or in an in-land urban area, seagulls can be a big problem and if they start nesting on your property then it can be pretty unpleasant to deal with. Seagulls love towns and cities because there is always a ready supply of food scraps to keep them happy…. Read more »

Posted on Monday, June 30th, 2014

Why Bird Spikes are the Best Medicine for Bird Pests

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If birds are causing a pest to your home or commercial property then there are few better deterrents than bird spikes. You can use bird spikes on roofs, gutters, ledges, walls and even on top of CCTV cameras – basically anywhere that birds like to congregate! Not only that, they also get the Royal seal… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

What does bird trapping involve?

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Bird trapping can be a controversial subject and whilst we utterly condemn any form of illegal bird trapping, the use of bird traps can be an excellent solution for short-term population reduction when used correctly and legally. Bird traps are available in a wide range of designs and can be tailored to specific species such… Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

How to deal with Seagull Problems

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As more and more seagulls move into towns and cities the capacity for them to cause a nuisance increases. The main reason that seagulls gravitate towards built-up areas is because there is a ready supply of litter and household refuse that they can take advantage of which enables them to feed and rear their young…. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

How to keep problem birds off your roof

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Having problem birds consistently perching on your roof can be a real pain for home owners and if you do nothing about it, it can be surprising how much damage they can cause. Your roof has to withstand wind, sleet, snow and rain as it is so the last thing you want is an unruly… Read more »

Posted on Monday, February 24th, 2014

The Legalities of Bird Control

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If your home or business is being pestered by birds and you find that they are causing a massive nuisance it can be tempting to take matters into your own hands however at Total Bird Control we would always advise against this. You don’t want to end up on the wrong side of the law… Read more »

Posted on Thursday, February 6th, 2014

Why is Bird Proofing Important?


There is a time and place where you can really appreciate the flight of a bird. In their wild and natural habitat, there is nothing more divine than watching a bird glide fluently threw the air or gazing at a group of birds as they go about their routine. But in and around the workplace,… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

Here For Your Commercial Bird Proofing Needs


It doesn’t take a genius to understand that the commercial world is no place for our feathered friends. Whilst their feathers may glisten against the glare of the sun, the last place you want a bird nesting is on or even in the confines of your corporation. Whilst one of nature’s most elegant creatures, birds… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

Humane Bird Netting For Your Buildings


There is nothing more glorious than witnessing a bird in full flight. The way it soars, dips and weaves seamlessly through the air can’t help but catch your eye and your imagination. But, whilst birds are appreciated in their natural habitat, when they begin to occupy more urban terrain, they can quickly become a nuisance…. Read more »

Posted on Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Why Choose Us This New Year?


January is often associated with new beginnings and fresh start. With this in mind, the last thing you need is a disturbance or nuisance presence to cause a distraction. One of the most common disturbances to a property is the infestation or accumulation of birds. Luckily, we are here to help. As part of the… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

Bird Proofing: Let Us Take Control


As the myth may suggest, not all birds fly south for the winter. For some birds, the autumn and winter period can be their most active and important as they nest and feed to survive the cold months, and seeing them in their natural habitat can be one of Mother Nature’s wonders. But birds can… Read more »

Posted on Friday, November 30th, 2012

Can Bird Spikes Help Prevent Damage to Buildings?


If you’ve ever spent much time in London where birds have become used to humans you will probably have noticed they can be quite a pest; bothering people while they eat as well as making areas unsightly with their droppings. At Total Bird Control we specialise in the implementation of bird proofing methods to rid your property… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

Top 3 Humane Bird Control Methods


Bird really is the word when it comes to the service on offer at Total Bird Control, synonymous with peace and tranquillity our feathered friends appear in all sorts of forms of art, from paintings, literature to songs! However, for a business owner they can be more of a pest, as they damage your property and… Read more »

Posted on Friday, August 3rd, 2012

Effective Prevention against Birds with Pigeon Netting


We might all love pushing open the window on a hot day and hearing the calming sounds of bird song coming from outside, however at times birds can change from being your acapella group of feathered friends perched on your roof, to a pest which can create a whole range of problems. If the birds… Read more »

Posted on Thursday, July 5th, 2012

Nylon Bird Netting to Prevent Unwanted Birds


While we all love the environment and the natural wildlife it supports, sometimes our lifestyle attracts unwanted attention from pests and rodents that deface the appearance of a property with its faeces, and threatens the hygiene of the property itself. If you want to rid your property of birds that have taken a liking to… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

Pigeon Proofing Solutions to Combat Pests


Everybody knows that pigeons are pests, but you will only realise how disruptive they can be when you find that your property or commercial premises has become home to these pests. Total Bird Control have helped a wide variety of clients to enjoy a home or office which is perfectly pigeon-free, and can use a… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

Pigeon Spikes for Vermin Control in London


If problem pigeons have been causing a nuisance at your home, office or factory, then Total Bird Control can provide a simple solution to effectively rid your property of these vermin. Pigeon spikes London are the best way to humanely deter pigeons from roosting at your premises, and our expert team are well-qualified to supply and install… Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Products to Help Pigeon Control in Birmingham


Birds are often seen as one of nature’s delights, but for some business owners they can become a nuisance that leads to you requiring methods to control them around your commercial premises. It’s suggested that the pigeon is the most common bird to be seen in the UK and with groups of them flocking around… Read more »

Posted on Thursday, March 8th, 2012

Bird Proofing for Commercial Buildings in Solihull


When you are in charge of keeping a commercial property in sound condition, there are many aspects you will need to consider, from implementing security systems through to ensuring the aesthetic appeal of the building. Bird proofing Solihull is certainly a necessary measure for many reasons and here at Total Bird Control, we are on hand to… Read more »

Posted on Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

Pigeon Netting and Clearance of Pigeon Guano on a Dovecote

In 2011 we were asked to stop pigeons entering the dovecote and to clear pigeon guano from inside.  The top of the dovecote was proofed using pigeon netting.  To reach the top of the dovecote we had to use a lorry mounted access platform.

Posted on Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

Pigeon Netting – Wolverhampton Bus Station

In March 2011 we were asked to carry out pigeon proofing on the new bus station in Wolverhampton.  The bus station building had been completed and consisted of 3 pods which were approximately 100 metres in length by 10 metres wide.  Our client soon realised that pigeons would be able to enter the bus stations… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

Sparrow Netting on Grade 2 Listed Building in Bristol

Our customer was carrying out refurbishment work on this building when we were approached and asked to replace the old netting with new sparrow netting.  We were able to use most of the old fixings but had to re-wire and then attach the new netting. As you can see from the picture, the netting was very… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

Pigeon Netting on New Canal Bridge in Wolverhampton

A new foot bridge was erected over the Wolverhampton canal last year. The construction company asked us to stop pigeons gaining access to the pipework and girders under the bridge. To do this we installed pigeon netting using girder brackets and wire systems. This was not as straight forward as some jobs, as working above… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

What Bird Control Methods Are Available To Me?


Keeping costs down when running a business will be an important factor and damage to your property isn’t something you will want to pay out for. Unfortunately many business owners are incurring costs to their buildings because of nuisance birds, however here at Total Bird Control we have a variety of techniques that we use… Read more »

Posted on Friday, January 6th, 2012

Garden Rubbish Removal Services in Birmingham


When deciding to undertake garden maintenance whether it’s on a small scale in your home or in larger commercial premises, you may find there is more work than you first anticipated. Here at GardenBusters we can provide you with a range of services to help with your project including rubbish removal Birmingham, tree surgery and lawn… Read more »

Posted on Thursday, January 5th, 2012

Buy Sliding Door Fly Screens in Birmingham


No matter what time of year it is or what the temperature is outside, there will nearly always be the presence of flies and more often than not there will just be one pesky fly that buzzes around your kitchen for hours. Here at PestBusters we provide services to eliminate pests such as rodents, insects… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

Long Term Bird Proofing Solutions


Whilst birds can often be a source of enjoyment in a garden, they can also prove to be pests when in large numbers around properties. That’s why at Total Bird Control, we can offer a variety of bird proofing London solutions from bird spikes to bird netting to try and eliminate the presence of unwanted birds. Without… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

Where Can You Find Quality Fly Screens Birmingham


Having a fly buzzing around your kitchen or home, incessantly landing on food, work surfaces and maybe even your head, can be one of the most annoying things to have to deal with. While flies are more of a problem in the summer, they do persist to be an annoyance all year round, but by… Read more »

Posted on Friday, December 2nd, 2011

5 Methods of Pigeon Control in Manchester

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Any problems caused by pests such as mice, rats or pigeons within your commercial property can seriously tarnish the reputation of your business and effectively discourage customers. If you are eager to resolve your pest problem, here at Total Bird Control we specialise in undertaking various methods of pigeon control Manchester, designed to alleviate your commercial… Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

Rubbish Removal – What Can We Clear?


When your property has accumulated waste that is either unsuitable for normal disposal within a wheelie bin or is simply too large, it is beneficial to know of a company who are able to remove this rubbish in an efficient manner. Here at GardenBusters, we endeavour to remove all rubbish from a site no matter… Read more »

Posted on Monday, November 7th, 2011