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Hornets

Hornets

Hornets have a distinctive dark brown and yellow striped back. This acts as a warning sign. Hornets can grow up to 4 cm in length. They are much less aggressive than wasps, however their sting is extremely painful and can be life threatening to those who suffer anaphylactic shock. If you are experiencing large numbers of hornets it’s likely that there is a nest nearby. At James Dighton pest solutions are fully qualified technicians can identify and guarantee to treat a hornet’s nest in a single visit.

Health risks

  • Anaplastic shock (potentially lethal)
  • Ability to sting repeatedly
  • Extremely painful sting
  • If nest is disturbed or threatened hornets will attack
  • On average 600 hornets in a single nest

Identify hornets

  • Dark brown and yellow stripping (wasp black and yellow stripping)
  • Up to 4cm in length
  • Dosela  (much less aggressive than a wasp)
  • Nest will be built in a sheltered location (protected from the elements)
  • Nest can be up to 60cm in size (and home 600 hornets)

Treating a hornets nest

DALPEST Solutions are fully qualified to RSPH Level 2 and have a simple but extremely effective two step process to the elimination and treatment of Hornets.

  1. We will perform a FREE SITE SURVEY to identify the pest and the extent of infestation.
  2. Undertake the particular control method our technician feels is best suited to your situation and treat your hornets’ nest killing off all active hornets, and then remove the unsightly nest when possible. Always ensuring the safety of your family, your home and your pets.

All this will be undertaken in a single visit to your property and all our hornet treatments a fully guaranteed.

Call DALPEST on 0845 22 37 115 for instant answers to your questions, advice or to book a free survey.

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DALPEST operate using only RSPH Level 2 trained technicians and act in accordance with the British Pest Control Association (BPCA) standards and the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use (CRRU) guidelines at all times. DALPEST prides itself on service, customer relations and rapid response times operating a 24/7 365 days a year service.

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Our Covered Areas

We cover all Peterborough and surrounding areas for Domestic, Commercial and Agricultural Pest Control, we also offer nationwide coverage on request dependent on the nature of the work needed.  Areas covered include (but not exclusively): Achurch, Ailsworth, Aldgate, Alwalton, Apethorpe, Armston, Ashton, Aunby, Bainton, Barholme, Barnack, Barnwell All Saints, Barnwell St Andrew, Baston, Blatherwycke, Blatherwycke, Braceborough, Bretton, Bulwick, Caldecote, Careby, Carlby, Casterton, Castor, Chesterton, Coates, Collyweston, Conington, Cotterstock, Crowland, Deeping saint James, Deeping St James, Deeping St. James, Denton, Dogsthorpe, Duddington, Eaglethorpe, Eastfield, Eastgate, Easton-on-the-hill, Eastrea, Eldernell, Elton, Essendine, Etton, Eye, Farcet, Fengate, Folksworth, Fotheringhay, Frognall, Geeston, Glapthorn, Glinton, Great Casterton, Greatford, Gunthorpe, Haddon, Hampton, Hampton Vale, Helpston, Hemington, Holme, Ingthorpe, Ketton, Kings Cliffe, King’s Cliffe, Langtoft, Little Casterton, Longthorpe, Lower Benefield, Luddington, Luddington in the Brook, Lutton, Marholm, Market Deeping, Maxey, Morborne, Nassington, Netherton, Newborough, Newstead, Norman Cross, Northborough, Oundle, Parnwell, Paston, Peakirk, Peterborough, Pickworth, Pilsgate, Pilton, Polebrook, Ravensthorpe, Ryhall, Sibson, Southorpe, Southwick, Stamford, Stanground, Stibbington, Stilton, Stoke Doyle, Suthery, Sutton, Tallington, Tansor, Thorney, Thornhaugh, Thurning, Tickencote, Tinwell, Tixover, Uffington, Ufford, Upper Benefield, Upton, Wadenhoe, Walton, Wansford, Warmington, Water Newton, Werrington, West Deeping, Westwood, Whittlesey, Wigsthorpe, Wilsthorpe, Wittering, Woodnewton, Woodston, Yarwell, Yaxley.

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We cover all pests so even if it isn’t listed on our website, don’t hesitate to call DALPEST on 0845 22 37 115

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