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For 90+ years we have protected properties across the UK from pests

All local technicians are highly trained and certified pest controllers

Innovative and unique treatments that resolve pest problems effectively

Pest Control in Peterborough

Our Peterborough team provide professional pest control services for homes and businesses throughout the city, suburbs and surrounding villages. Our local technicians, surveyors, field biologists are BPCA (British Pest Control Association) certified. With over 125 years of experience between them, they have knowledge, expertise and resource to provide the most effective solution to your pest problem.

Areas covered by our Peterborough Pest Control Team

The Peterborough branch of Rentokil Pest Control covers:
  • Peterborough
  • Parnwell
  • Farcet
  • Yaxley
  • Alwalton
  • Marholm
  • Ailsworth
  • Chesterton
  • Haddon
  • Thorney
  • Market Deeping
  • Stamford
  • Fengate
  • Woodston
  • Glinton
  • New Fletton
  • Whittlesey
  • Orton Waterville

Peterborough Pest Control Services

Our expert, BPCA (British Pest Control Association) certified Peterborough pest control team know the most effective ways to eliminate pests in your property. They will deal with infestations quickly, professionally and with discretion on a daily basis, offering advice to help ensure your pest problem does not return.

  • Rats and Mice - rodents scavenge food from anywhere. Our treatments and preventative solutions are designed to effectively tackle these vermin both inside your premises and externally.
    Cockroaches - carry diseases like Salmonella and Gastro-enteritis, so can pose health risks. Using knowledge and experience our team establish the exact species, seek out all potential hiding spots, then use the most appropriate treatments to eliminate the problem safely and effectively.
    Bed Bugs - infestations can spread quickly to adjoining rooms and properties by crawling through wall or floor cavities. Our experts carry out a detailed inspection to confirm its bed bugs and identify the scale of the problem. Treatments are specifically designed to eliminate bed bugs including our innovative, 'chemical-free' heat treatment.
    Flies - pose a health risk, spreading diseases like Salmonella and E. coli. Our effective solutions eliminate flies and we treat any breeding sites, which could lead to re-infestation in the future.
    Nuisance Birds – our avian specialists are experienced in dealing with pest birds like urban gulls and feral pigeons. They use discreet, cost-effective deterrents, hawking and bird proofing that won’t harm the birds or disrupt your business.

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Urban rats and mice in Peterborough

Rats and mice are scavengers that survive in urban and suburban areas from Chesterton to Orton Waterville, that can offer them easy food and shelter. Rodents are omnivorous, eating anything from contents of refuse and compost bins and discarded left-overs to fruits in gardens and parks and food in our homes if they get in. If you’ve seen signs of rats or mice the safest and most effective way to get rid of rodents is by professional, targeted treatments.

Pest Control expertise throughout Peterborough

Standing on the River Nene which flows into the North Sea, some 30 miles (48 km) to the north-east, Peterborough is a place that has been settled for at least 3,500 years. What remains of its medieval layout is attributed to Martin de Vecti who, as abbot in the 12th century, he rebuilt the settlement on dry limestone to the west of the monastery (now Peterborough’s cathedral), rather than the often-flooded marshlands (Fenlands) to the east. He was also responsible for the market place and wharf beside the river, still a visible reminder of the city's past function as an inland port.

Peterborough was designated a New Town in 1967, housing London's overspill population in new townships sited around the existing urban area. There were four townships planned, one each at Bretton, Orton, Paston/ Werrington and Castor. The last, Hampton only started construction in 1996 and won’t be completed until at least 2023. Peterborough’s strong economy, particularly in environmental goods and services gives it the largest cluster of environmental businesses in the UK, which sustains a large local population. Locals and visitors alike are catered for by a variety of hotels, restaurants, cafes, bistros, pubs and bars. These establishments and those who frequent them can inadvertently offer a source of food scraps for vermin such as rats and mice, cockroaches, pigeons and flies.

The Peterborough Millennium Green Wheel is a 50-mile (80 km) network of cycleways, footpaths and bridleways providing safe, continuous routes around the city with radiating spokes connecting to the city centre. This local landscape also features mini woodlands, ponds and hedgerows. These idyllic open spaces can offer refuge and harbourage to vermin like rats and mice, as well as a source of food for them and pest birds. Rodents will also make use of nearby gardens, lofts, sheds and basements to move quickly between properties in search of food.

British Pest Control Association Certified

Our professional pest control team are qualified to British Pest Control Association level 2 and above and have the knowledge and expertise to resolve any pest issues. Local technicians, field biologists and specialist bird control technicians are on hand from Market Deeping to Yaxley, Woodston and beyond to respond quickly to help keep your home or business free from pests.

Pest Control Costs

We understand that a pest problem in your property is very distressing and every pest infestation is different. 

To enable us to provide an accurate price, our qualified pest control surveyors will contact you to discuss your pest infestation, and if necessary visit your premises to fully understand the extent of the infestation.

They can then recommend the most appropriate and effective treatment to solve your pest problem. Our professional pest control survey and quote are free of charge.