Serving the Greater San Francisco Bay Area Since 1985

Birds Away/Pigeons Away, a division of Van Gelder Enterprises, Inc. has been solving bird and pigeon problems in San Francisco since 1985. We are a San Francisco Bay Area-based, California Corporation with a commitment to quality work and fair pricing. These two ideas have been the basic guidelines in serving our client’s needs, while growing and refining our techniques and procedures. The quality of our work, the results we consistently achieve plus our proven reputation continue to attract new and repeat account clients.

Birds Away/Pigeons Away specializes in humanely solving pest bird problems and activity on any surface where birds may land (i.e. ledges, rooflines, windowsills, columns, etc), without changing the aesthetic appearance of the structure.


To provide cost effective solutions to pest bird problems by using, low visibility, aesthetically focused, humane methods, with a variety of materials and installation procedures that offer the value and results that our clients seek and expect.


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