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Get rid of the nuisance birds affecting your Devon or Cornwall property

Pigeons on roof

Nuisance birds can do untold damage if left unchecked. Whilst you may have birds nesting on your roof and think that they may not be doing any harm up there then you need to consider the true cost of not dealing with these birds. Whilst you may not be noticing a problem in the short term, the damage, disease and nuisance behaviour that these birds can cause will make you reconsider.

Risk of disease

It may surprise you to know that birds and their droppings can carry over 60 diseases. These include Candidiasis which is a yeast or fungus infection spread by pigeons, Histoplasmosis is a disease that can be fatal which can grow in bird droppings and seagulls are associated with E-Coli contamination. All of these diseases can be transmitted to humans – not something you want to be associated with if you are giving a home to these birds.

Damage to your Devon or Cornwall property

The damage that nuisance birds can cause to your property may surprise you. Seagulls will defend their nests by viciously attacking the surrounding area causing untold damage to the felt, tiles or other material with their strong beaks. They can also nest in areas that are intended for the drainage of water – gutters, pipes etc. Unblocking the gutters may seem like the obvious solution but who is going to want to go up there and unblock them faced with a potential attack.

Aggressive behaviour

You’ve all seen the signs “Don’t feed the gulls”. In fact you may even have experienced them swooping down in the town centre or at a seaside resort trying to take your chips! Birds, especially seagulls, can become aggressive when food is involved and you don’t want your clients or the local population feeling victimised by angry birds. They also fight hard to protect their nest and will swoop down on unsuspecting passers-by that they see as a potential threat.

The constant noise

If you have visited a seaside town then you will be familiar with the sound of seagulls however this is becoming more and more common in urban areas as well. Imagine living in a property where gulls are nesting. They like to squawk day and night – not great if you rent out the properties above commercial premises or own a business like a hotel! This will only get more intense as they re-populate as well until there are more birds than there were when they first set up home.

Don’t delay – call in the experts

If the above reasons are starting to make you panic then you will be pleased to know that there is a solution. A specialist bird control company have many different techniques to get rid of your unwanted guests from patrolling the area with a bird of prey to netting and spiking (must be carried out by a licensed professional) to make the area inhospitable. If you have a problem with nuisance birds at your Devon or Cornwall premises then get in touch with us today.

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Kay Soppet
Kay Soppet
2024-01-25
I was extremely pleased with Falcon Environmental Services. They were efficient, reliable, friendly and professional. I was happy that I found a local company to help with the problem of pests in my attic. They were always available to talk to explaining the situation to me and how they were going to deal with it. I really felt that they went over, above and beyond what I expected. Nothing was too much trouble, my calls and enquiries always returned with a friendly voice, care and consideration. I would honestly recommend them and use their company again if the need arises. It’s very comforting to find good, reliable professional people you can rely on. Thank you to everyone at FALCON.
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Steven Newton
2024-01-21
I would definitely use this company again very professional.
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Marta Hawkins
2024-01-19
Great service, super professional with a nice friendly touch. Always responsive and ready to adjust and accommodate extra needs. Highly recommend
Steve HOPPER
Steve HOPPER
2024-01-18
Fast friendly and knowledgeable, Matthew understands your problems and discusses and explains what can be done to sort the problem, uses various ways to solve or remove whatever is causing the problem, from rats, wasps, bee's, feral pigeons, you name, it Falconry Environment will work hard to find a solution for you...
Sarah Wilkinson
Sarah Wilkinson
2024-01-18
Great service, competitive pricing and friendly staff. Highly recommended
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Shane
2024-01-18
Falcon is the best. Matt is and always such a professional approachable man. We have had the pleasure of using Falcon for a few reasons that they have alway had expert advice and responses.
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John Adaway
2024-01-18
I have had the pleasure of working with Matthew and his team and would highly recommend Falcon Environmental Services their friendly and professional approach to the work they do.
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Marc Payne
2024-01-18
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Aaron Brian
2024-01-18
Very professional service from every member of the team that I’ve dealt with. The team are extremely knowledgeable and always to willing to help when they can. Highly recommended company. Thanks Matt and the team.
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Tracy Phillips
2024-01-18
Very happy with service that we received. High level professional advice and follow-up work was provided by the company. Communication with the office was quick and responsive and colleagues who attended were prompt, helpful and skilled. Would fully recommend the service if and when required.

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