City Pest Control & Local Exterminators

Are you suffering from a pest problem at your home or business? This helpful site contains resources and guides, written from personal yet professional experience and offers effective, safe and cost-efficient pest control solutions.

Learn how to do your own pest control with our guides

Discovering pests within your business or home can be distressing. Here at City Pests we offer guides and resources detailing the most effective ways to rid your property of unwanted visitors. Offering expert advice on preventative methods to keep critters at bay; as well as infestation solutions and recommendations of products that actually work; we will make your pest problems a thing of the past.

how to make a bed bug trap
Bed Bugs

How to make your own bed bug trap

It’s not uncommon these days to discover that whilst you have been patiently counting sheep, some mysterious creatures are lying in the shadows, waiting for you to drop off to sleep. Bed bugs are the bane of many a household and getting rid of them can be expensive. But just how easy is it make

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can rat poison kill dogs
Rats

Will rat poison kill a dog?

At this time of year as the weather gets colder, vermin such as rats and mice will find their ways into our homes increasing the chances of our pets coming into contact with any poison we may have laid down. As a dog owner myself I know the risks involved and advise against rat poison

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best air rifles for shooting rats
Rats

Best air rifles for killing rats and pest control

If you are overrun by rats on your property, then you may want to consider keeping numbers down. One of the best ways to do this is to control them through shooting. Now, I appreciate that this is not a solution for everyone – especially those who are faint hearted – but when executed successfully

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shooting rats in your garden with an air gun or rifle
How to Guides

Shooting rats with an air gun

I appreciate that this blog post is going to divide opinions, with many people arguing that rat shooting is an inhumane way of getting rid of rodents. I, however, firmly believe that if carried out in the correct way, shooting rats is actually far more humane than other forms of pest control, such as poison,

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7 top tips on avoiding bed bugs when travelling
Bed Bugs

How to get rid of bed bugs when travelling

Bed bugs – your unwanted travelling companions Everyone wants to bring a souvenir home from their trip away – just make sure that it’s not one the blood sucking kind! Although bed bugs were virtually non-existent a few decades ago, thanks to a boom in international travel, these mini vampires are back with a vengeance.

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Pest invasions are becoming a common occurrence in America, and more and more people are seeking off the shelf solutions. Having been in the pest control industry for decades, the City Pests website was born out of an idea to inform and educate people on how to create rodent and insect free environments.