We are fearless warriors!

We are fearless warriors!  To become great warriors of the future, Harvey staff learned from warriors of the past at an excellent East Lancashire Chamber event. Facilitated by Sarah McDowell from The Leader Centre, this Way of the Warrior Training Day was designed to push delegates out of their comfort zone. Members from our team […]

Investment in leadership and management skills

investment in leadership management

We believe that investment in leadership and management skills is vital not just to the growth of the business but the growth of our employees. Two key members of the Harvey team are honing their skills on a leadership and management course. Deborah Wood, office manager, and Neil Sharp, Service Team Leader, are both halfway […]

Maintaining high customer service standards

maintaining high customer service standards

Neil on tour! Maintaining high customer service standards is key to the success of any organisation and we think it’s safe to say that we’re not a business to rest on its laurels or one scared of admitting (sometimes reluctantly) that we don’t know everything. This is why we are constantly looking to friendly partners […]

Five of the most common pests

Five of the most common pests… Pests! They come in all shapes and forms and depending on where you are in the world can be troublesome, annoying or even deadly. We see all different kinds of pests when out and about and here are five of the most common. Rats Rats can cause serious infestations. […]

Don’t ignore pigeon poo

Pigeons are a nuisance and can often cause damage to buildings and spread disease – not to mention the mess they make which is unsightly for both business and customer. But there’s a bigger problem facing businesses – and that’s the potential cost of their mess! Pigeon droppings are a health hazard and according to […]

World Environment Day 2019

Harvey Environmental Services ethos is to always consider the impact our activities have on the environment before delivering any service to our clients. On World Environment Day, this highlights how important it is. Chris Saunders (Commercial Director) say’s ‘When working with our clients to maintain a pest free environment, we always aim to use non-tox […]

Harvey becomes Diamond Ambassador

We recently attended one of East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce Diamond Ambassador events and we were so impressed we came away as members! The Chamber’s Diamond Ambassador membership was created to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the Chamber’s 125th Anniversary in 2012. Its purpose is to bring together a network of business leaders, CEOs […]

Always be prepared to learn

To be the best you have to be prepared to keep learning, which is exactly what four of our team members did when the headed even further ‘up North’ last week. Our friends at Graham Environmental Services, in Blairgowrie, Scotland, welcomed Steve Crowley, Neil Sharp, Deborah Wood and Chris Saunders to their offices for two […]

The rise in demand for pest control across the UK

2018 saw a huge rise in the need for pest control across the UK. From the hot weather to the social issues around waste disposal, it’s hard to pin-point an exact reason. Have a look at the points below and let us know why you think it is. • What winter? The number of rats […]

Challenge accepted!

We’re thrilled to announce that we have signed up to this year’s Pendleside Hospice Corporate Challenge! MD Martin Harvey and our new Commercial Director Chris Saunders attended the challenge’s soft launch this week, meeting up with other local businesses who have also signed up. The Challenge starts June 1st, from when we have four months […]