Fact File: Rats

  Appearance: Small beady eyed rodent with sharp teeth and usually have brown, black or grey fur. The brown rat is the most common in the UK, it’s also known as the Norway Rat. Species: There are 51 species of rat. Size: 20-25cm Weight: 1.8kg Lifespan: 1-2 years Habitat: They build […]

We’ve Moved!

  We’ve moved offices! We are proud to announce that we have just moved to a new office location on 15th December 2017. Our new office address is Unit 7, Enterprise Court, Nicholson Road, Ryde – where we will continue to serve our customers in the same friendly manner as […]

Award Winning Pest Control

Hillbans Pest Control are extremely proud to announce that we have won the Growth Business of the Year Award and were highly commended in Small Business of the Year Award at the Business for Excellence Awards 2017. Patrick and Sandra Knowles, Directors of Hillbans Pest Control, said “Winning this award […]

Top Safety Accreditation for Hillbans Pest Control

Hillbans Pest Control has been awarded accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor for achieving excellence in health and safety in the workplace. Alcumus SafeContractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises extremely rigorous standards in health and safety management amongst contractors. It is used by thousands of organisations in the […]

Another win for Hillbans Pest Control

Hillbans are extremely proud to announce that we have been awarded the Quality in Business Accreditation from the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce. Hillbans are the only company in our sector to gain the coveted QIB Accreditation from the Chamber of Commerce.Something that reinforces our commitment and guarantees to […]

Working with the Community

As a business we are proud of our work across the Islands Communities; supporting projects and organisations that like us, care for the Island, its residents and environment. We support the Wight Squirrel Project providing much needed funding, expert advice and publication sponsorship that works to protect our native red […]

Fact File: Wasps

Appearance: Large buzzing insects with yellow and black striped, wasp-waisted bodies Species: More than 100,000 species Size: 10-15mm Weight: 1 gram Lifespan: 12-22 days Habitat: Common wasps generally build their nests inside something, other wasps build their nests in bushes, trees, hedgerows and even underground Why control them? Wasps will attack and […]