• Pest ID Outstanding, friendly and efficient customer service

    Pest ID setting new standards in customer service for Pest Control.

    At a personal level, we take so much pride in what we do and on a professional level we are proud to be one of the few independents in Essex who is CEPA certified.

    local independent pest controller in Essex that is CEPA certified for pest control

    Of all the things to look for when choosing a pest controller. These accreditations are the most important.

    Prior to CEPA Certification (BS EN 16636) there was no national standard for professionalism to serve as a benchmark within the pest control industry. Only CEPA certified practitioners can demonstrate a stringently audited approach towards integrated pest management - IPM.

    Bird Control, humane and effective solutions to modify bird behaviour

    Pest ID can control birds by way of netting, spikes to stop them roosting, gels and Falconry to change the birds habits and thus moving the problem on elsewhere.

    Rodent Control

    Pest ID are full members of the BPCA (British Pest Control Association), are supporters of the CRRU (Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use), has passed the BS EN16636 audit and CEPA Certified (Confederation of European Pest Management Associations).

    We offer humane pest control solutions

    After a detailed survey, we always discuss the options with each client to find the most effective method of clearing an infestation. Consideration of current legislation and the clients feelings are always at the top of our priorities.

    The best pest control expertise with professional tools to back it up

    With the right training, tools and experience, Pest ID can resolve most pest problems quickly and efficiently with minimal disruption to your day. We're CEPA Certified, have the full backing of the BPCA and Hiscox Professional Pest Control Insurance.

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    You're in safe hands

    We believe we are by far the friendliest and most helpful people to do business with in the Pest Control industry. When we are tasked with a job and that's exactly what we do, however courtesy, turning up on time and always trying to exceed our customer expectations is very important to us too. We're happy to explain in detail what we are doing, how we do it and what should be expected. Or if you prefer, just deal with the problem and make it go away.

    Rodents in the loft for winter

    It's that time of the year....

    when rats, mice and squirrels are looking for somewhere safe, warm and dry to spend the winter months. Once established in your loft, their urine and faeces could ruin the contents of your attic as well as potential damage caused by odour, chewing and gnawing. If you hear strange noises in your loft give us a call on 0800 6906300 before they get settled for the winter.

  • At Pest ID, we understand that if you have a pest issue, you will want problem resolved as quickly and efficiently as possible with minimal fuss or cost. Our team provides a friendly but professional, prompt pest control and removal service to both the commercial and residential sectors. Our comprehensive services are designed to protect your home, family and pets. Business owners can take advantage of our free site survey, which will provide you with an insight on how to protect your premises from pests on an ongoing basis.

    We also pride ourselves on our excellent customer service, and our friendly local pest control technicians will talk you through the process and fix the problem for you.

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  • Business Hours

    Monday7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
    Tuesday7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
    Wednesday7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
    Thursday7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
    Friday7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
    Saturday8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    Sunday9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • What is a Pest ?

    Animals are described as pests when they:

    • Threaten public health
    • Cause loss of goodwill
    • Become a nuisance through bites/stings or 
    • Cause damage through gnawing or eating

    A hierarchy of risks are considered when clearing an infestation, starting with proofing, to stop further infestation and to prevent the problem coming back. Prevention of food/water/harbourage is often the next step, following by treatment of the infestation.

    Pest ID use a variety of the latest solutions to control/eliminate pests in Essex. With no two sites being exactly the same and when dealing with wild creatures a lot of thought is required to come up with the right solutions. 

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  • Areas of Expertise

    Our pest control company in Essex offers a number of industry specific solutions as well as dealing with general household pests. Listed below are some of the main pests we deal with on a daily basis.

  • Rats can cause widespread and severe damage, including fire risks from gnawing electrical cables. They can contaminate food and spread several diseases such as Weil's disease.

  • As well as being a major nuisance, Feral Pigeons are particularly unhygienic contaminating foodstuffs. Their fouling can cause damage to structures and be very harmful to health.

  • Wild rabbits can cause untold damage to crops and their tunnels can undermine foundations, banks and even railway tracks. As cute as they are, they can become a very expensive problem. 

  • Grey squirrels are the main contributor to the demise of the red squirrel. If they enter your loft space, much damage can be done including fire risks from gnawing electrical cables.

  • In addition to their irritating bites, bed bugs can become disruptive and costly to control if treated at the first signs of an infestation.

  • Wasps are particularly aggressive if threatened and send an 'attack' pheromone to anyone close enough to harm the nest. Treating quickly by a professional is the only safe answer.

  • Transference of harmful pathogens that cockroaches pick up from the floor, drains and waste areas can be a serious health hazzard and should be dealt with quickly and efficiently.

  • Maggots feed of putrid materials and as such the adult flies carry numerous diseases that they transfer onto food. Proofing and control can help avoid lots of unnecessary illnesses.

  • The larvae of moths can cause extensive damage to clothing, carpet and textiles as well as contaminating food and stock.

  • Urban foxes in particular have become fearless in their pursuit of scavenging, leaving particularly foul smelling excrement. Mass kills of poultry and livestock can also become a serious problem.

  • Left untreated, moles can ruin lawns, parks and pitches. Their tunnels and mole hills are potential trip hazards that can damage the ankles of humans and livestock.

  • A widespread pest that can contaminate food and cause damage through gnawing. Mice can spread several diseases that can be passed on to humans, including toxoplasmosis.