With the summer season in full swing, rat and mice activity is at an all time high. In fact, rodents love to congregate in warm and arid areas where they search for food and smaller animals/insects to prey on. However, if the food supply is small – these nocturnal critters love to enter homes and businesses for a quick bite or two. With this in mind, you need professional pest control services to prevent rat and mice infestation.
While you can use generic traps, only the professionals have the tools and expertise to combat rodent hordes. This is done with bait traps, sticky pads, and especially pesticides. The latter is designed to eradicate rats and mice, as well as their young onsite. Remember, rodents carry a range of infectious diseases which can be transmitted by bites. This mainly included rabies, which rats carry and can spread by acting loved ones and domesticated pets.
Professional exterminators also block off entrance and exit routes. This is an important step in preventing rats and mice from invading your home or business. Similarly, they can pinpoint and remove entire rat and mice colonies located in basements, crawlspaces, and other interior and exterior parts of your property.
Rats and mice love to feed on open food particles and crumbs. This is why it’s important to keep your containers sealed and closed at night. Professional pest control technicians also recommend sealing up any cracks on your walls or Sheetrock. This, too, is a vital step in stopping rats from moving around your home or office in search for food.
With years of extensive industry experience, local pest control agents can help rid your properties of rats, mice, rodents and other vermin. One phone call or e-mail is all you need to schedule a complimentary consultation.