Solar Panel Protection

Solar Panel Protection Why your Solar Panels need our tried and tested bird proofing system Solar panels perform an essential role in the conservation of resources and the reduction of air pollution. They are a source of free electricity, created by means of a number of photovoltaic cells on the panel, which allow particles of light (photons) to release electrons from atoms, generating electricity for us to make use of.
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Mayfair Square

Mayfair Square One of South Africa’s leading property development companies, Rabie Property Group, have been responsible for the construction of a large number of ground-breaking developments in the Western Cape Region of late. One such project is the commercial development known as Mayfair Square, boasting six office buildings, and situated in Century City. Having completed a successful bird proofing installation at the residential Mayfair apartment complex last year, Bird Deterrent
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Roggebaai Place

Roggebaai Place The Bird Deterrent Specialists team recently completed a bird proofing installation at the Roggebaai Place building situated in Foreshore, Cape Town, for Growthpoint Properties. Of the many buildings in the City Centre currently experiencing pest bird infestation, the owners, tenants and managers of Roggebaai Place building, situated in the Foreshore section of the CBD, were dealing with a particularly heavy pigeon infestation, predominantly on the lower half of
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The All New Bird Barrier Range!

The All New Bird Barrier Range! With gutters and roof cavities making for very attractive pest bird nesting and roosting opportunities, a robust deterrent is an absolute necessity. Well, we have the solution! – Introducing our new Bird Barrier range! Our new range of Bird Barrier products is guaranteed to keep those pesky birds from clogging up your gutter with nesting materials and debris. With a variety of Mesh product
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New Developments: Prevention Is Better Than Cure

New Developments: Prevention Is Better Than Cure As the famous Benjamin Franklin so eloquently put it, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” And, when it comes to bird proofing your building, we couldn’t agree more. There is a great deal to be considered when designing a building. Architects and designers must take into account the fact that, irrespective of its resultant form, certain areas of the
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The Problem With Sparrows

Sparrows are common problem birds, causing damage to many structures and finishes where they are found. Extremely noisy and highly adaptive pests, Sparrows are considered to be one of the most notorious urban Pest Bird, often living on urban scraps. Being a widespread species globally, with various forms of the Sparrow family found in different regions, they frequently clash with human beings. House Sparrows are of a particular concern, as
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Wire Trip Stainless Steel Wire Deterrent

Wire Trip Stainless Steel Wire Deterrent In order to effectively combat a bird infestation problem, one needs to be armed with a diverse artillery of product options, given the variety of possible situations that one may be presented with. At Bird Deterrent Specialists, we pride ourselves on offering an extensive product range, coupled with an innovative approach, that affords us the ability to tackle almost any situation we are faced
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The Mayfair – Century City

The Mayfair – Century City The Bird Deterrent Specialists team was recently tasked with the bird proofing of a brand new upmarket apartment complex, known as Mayfair, in the popular suburb of Century City. Mayfair, designed by architect Tim Hughes, developed by Rabie Property Group and constructed by Big Ben Construction, boasts an impressive 136 luxury apartments within this 3 storey complex. Wire Trip stainless steel wire deterrent installed to
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Starlings: Summer is Breeding Season!

Starlings: Summer is Breeding Season! Starlings – (Onychognathus Morio) Notorious for their damaging, unsightly droppings and lice contamination, Starlings are exceptionally noisy birds, especially when returning to roost in large numbers at dusk. Although Starlings are not present in the Karoo or Kalahari regions, they occur throughout most of South Africa, as well as within some African countries. The primary species variants in South Africa are the Indian Mynah, present
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Bird Mites: The Facts

Bird Mites: The Facts Bird Mites are present in a variety of species across the globe, but are essentially tiny, almost microscopic, eight-legged parasites that feed on the blood of common birds, and are capable of rapid mass production. Carried by birds, and dwelling in great numbers within the nests of these birds, Bird Mites become a problem to humans when Pest Birds are roosting and/or nesting in close proximity
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