Rats: Where Do They Come From?

Rats are a member of the rodent family. The rodent family is a large group of mammals made up of around 2000 different species worldwide. The one thing that all rodents have in common is their gnawing ability. The Latin word ‘rodere’ is where rodents get their name from, this means ‘to gnaw’. All rodents […]

How Rats Survive The Winter? – STP Pest Control

Ever wondered how rats survive the winter? Well when it comes to the most hated pests’ rats can be found at the top of the list! They are dirty, carry bacteria, parasites, disease and they bite. When rats infest a home or business, they contaminate food and can cause significant damage. Pest controllers are busy […]

How To Protect Your Home Or Business From Winter Pests!

Winter is fast approaching, and so are those pesky pests that come with it! With the nights drawing in and the temperatures dropping it’s a sign that you need to start thinking about how you are going to keep all the winter pests from seeking shelter in your home or business. When the summer months […]