How To Find Reliable Pest Control For Schools

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Every building is at risk of pest problems, and schools are no exception. As commercial spaces, schools often come across pest problems in playgrounds, locker rooms, dining halls, classrooms and even the commercial kitchen catering for all the school lunches. It is critical that pest control for schools is dealt with quickly, safely, and efficiently, as young people can be exposed to harmful critters. In this guide, we are sharing why pest control is so important in education settings and how to find reliable pest control for schools.

Why Is Pest Control For Schools So Important?

Pests in any commercial environment is a real problem, but when it comes to schools or other education settings, it is even more pressing. Measures need to be taken to keep students and staff safe, and schools have a responsibility to ensure they are a safe and pest free environment. Whether it is mice, (Can we add rats in? if you need to remove one I would take pigeons out) ants, or pigeons, any type of pest can lead to a panic situation in a school full of students. Pest problems can damage the reputation of an educational institution, and the best method for keeping the issue under control is to hire an expert for pest control for schools.

How To Find Reliable Pest Control For Schools

As with any supplier for a school, your chosen pest controller needs to be reliable and dependable. They will be responsible for keeping severe safety hazards away from students and staff, and so it is vital you choose someone you can depend on. When looking for a company for pest control for schools, you should first check the relevant credentials and training. Reliable pest controllers will be BPCA certified and be able to provide proof of full training for all their staff. You should also look for a pest control provider who offers a fast, efficient, and discreet service, as it is essential that pest problems are handled swiftly and without drawing attention from students.

The best pest control for schools will not only include the removal of any pests, but prevention methods as well. Look for professionals who can help to proof and protect the school premises from pests, and have innovative solutions for keeping these hazards away for good. Regular inspections and checks are the best way of keeping pests under control in schools.

At Area Pest Control, we specialise in handling pests in commercial spaces, and have plenty of experience working with schools of all sizes. For more information, contact our experts.

Contact Area Pest Control today for advice, service and a solution to your pest problem.

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Why Area Pest Control?

As a pest control service provider, we offer bespoke, planned and contracted pest control solutions.

Efficient and effective pest control service with a fast and reliable response from trained specialists.

Trained Specialists

All our pest controllers are BPCA certified and trained to resolve your pest issues safely, quickly and discreetly.


Fast & Efficient

Choose us for a professional, courteous and efficient service and to provide you with advice on prevention and control of pests.

Effective Solutions

Innovative and bespoke solutions that resolve your pest problems quickly and effectively.


Customer Satisfaction

We aim to ensure that every one of our customers is totally happy with the service received. 

We are proud of our Awards & Accreditations


We offer rapid & effective pest control,
you won’t need to call us back.


How quickly will you respond to my problem and how soon can it be treated?

It is our priority to take emergency pest control calls as they come in. We endeavour to speak to you and reply to emails on the same day during our working hours.

Treatment response times can vary depending on the pest, this can often be the same day, whatever the pest problem we are here and ready to help. Call us now.

What does a visit to my premises involve?

Our pest control technician will first survey your premises in an attempt to ascertain pest entry points and the best location to start the treatment,

they will talk you through the process answering any questions you may have.

On completion of the visit, the technician will advise you on preventative measures and recommend proofing works to help prevent a recurrence where possible.

What pests do you treat?

We treat a wide variety of pests from rodents to insects to birds, the more common pests we incur daily are Rats, Mice, Pigeons, Bed bugs and Cockroaches.

Seasonal pests include Squirrels, Glis glis (Edible dormouse) Starlings, Wasps, Cluster Flies, Moths, Spiders, Carpet beetle, Ants and Fleas, this is not an exhaustive list so please call to discuss any pest concerns you have.

We also have a specialist pest control team for removing pests from under solar panels and prevent them from re-entering.

This includes removing Birds, Pigeons, Jackdaws and Squirrels that are nesting under solar panels.

How much are your services?

 The costs vary from pest to pest and location, to give some examples:

Wasp treatments from *£49.99

Rat and Mouse treatments from *£50.00

Ant treatment from *£60.00

For more information on our service and costs call now. 

*All prices are per visit and plus VAT

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