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Pests in Houses Great and Small


Product Code: 502927

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International Delivery Availablefrom £14.99

A contribution from the sale of this product helps us to secure this spectacular and unique heritage for future generations to enjoy.


Pests can be damaging, annoying or even dangerous, causing untold damage to precious possessions and even the structure of buildings themselves. This new English Heritage guide focuses on these destructive pests and includes:

  • Clear photography to aid identification of pest species
  • Practical pest management strategies
  • A cutaway drawing of an infested house to locatepest trouble spots
  • Information about pests new to the UK
  • Case studies from conservators on the front line
  • An action checklist

Written by leading heritage experts in clear, accessible language with helpful illustrations, this book provides a concise but comprehensive guide to the key pest species that commonly cause damage when they infest houses and collections. It provides solutions for dealing with them and – crucially – shows you how to stop the pests returning. This handbook includes: Clothes moths and house moths, Carpet beetles, Wood-boring insects, Damp-loving pests, Detritus feeders and scavengers, Flies Other invertebrate invaders, Rodents and other vertebrates, Birds, New insect invaders.

Key Features:

  • Exclusive to English Heritage
  • An invaluable guide to professionals managing historic houses and collections

ISBN: 9781910907245

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Standard Delivery £4.99: Applies to UK standard delivery rate only.
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  • Australia and New Zealand £18.99
  • R.O.W.2-6 £18.99

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