Wasps pest control on the Isle of Wight
Wasps are distinctive black and yellow striped flying insects that can invade homes and gardens.
There are several varieties that cause problems. They are capable of inflicting a painful sting and are quite territorial.
Wasp nests are treated using special applications of insecticidal dusting powder.
The Island was colonised several years ago by a European wasp which makes it’s nests outside in bushes. Care should be taken when pruning hedges.