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We offer commercial roof rat removal services in Center Line, FL for large and small buildings. There is literally no pest or rodent problem that we can not solve. We truly care about finding every entry point so if we find an opening we document it well. You have find more information on our blog concerning pests and pest control procedures, which covers residential rat trapping as well. The work we provide today will last years years, we don’t simply put down a rodent treatment and hope you call us back.
Wild rodents can cause home damage, contaminate food, and cause illness in people and pets. Rodent infestations are more likely to occur when events, such as flooding, displace them. To avoid rodent infestation, remove potential rodent food and water sources and store food for people and pets in sealed containers. Clear away debris and other material that rodents can hide in. Safely clean up rodent droppings, urine and nesting areas, always wearing gloves and spraying material with disinfectant until thoroughly soaked before attempting to remove or clean.
Roof Rat Removal in Center Line –
Roof rats are found in more temperate climates, since they do not do well in cooler temperatures.
The nature of damage to outdoor vegetation can often provide clues as to whether it is caused by the roof or Norway rat.
Pocket gopher box-type traps (such as the DK-2 Gopher Getter) can be modified to catch rats by reversing the action of the trigger.
Roof rats are adept climbers and not surprisingly are apt to build their nests in locations above ground.
Rat Bite Fever - from the saliva of a rat, it comes from rats biting humans.
Read my comprehensive guide to rats in the attic.
Okay, the first and most important thing you have to do is find out how rats are getting into the building.
The most common rat in the area is the Norway rat.
However, they may sometimes also build nests in burrows.
You can often find smudges as an indication of rats, but they can often stay on walls for a long time, so it might be from an old infestation.
Urine Stains & Odors - Rodent urine deposited on rodent runways appear as a line of fine drops or streaks under an ultraviolet flashlight, or black light tool.
Rats (Rattus spp.
Adult females are able to reproduce at 3-5 months old, can produce up to five litters each year with about 5-8 young in each litter.
Mice can enter an opening as small as 3/8" wide.
Some of the more important non-chemical methods are:
Walk only on the wooden beams in the attic, never the sheet rock, or you could fall through the ceiling! Be careful, an attic is a hazardous place, where it can be easy to fall, or poke a roofing nail in your head.
Rat treatment involves both non-chemical and chemical methods.
Grease marks (from the oil and dirt of rats) often appear along walls next to runways.
Interior and exterior sanitation to minimize available food and water that supports a rat population.
You will never solve a rat problem until you find all of these openings, and seal them shut with steel, which rats are unable to chew through.
Roof rats are likely to found in coastal, near-coastal areas and port cities.
They may eat the bark of smaller citrus branches and girdle them.
At birth they are hairless, and their eyes are closed.
In food-storage facilities, the most prominent sign may be smudge marks, the result of oil and dirt rubbing off of their fur as they travel along their aerial routes.
This is a great supplementary treatment to trapping when you are dealing with larger rodent populations, or for outdoor populations.
POISON IS A HORRIBLE IDEA FOR MANY MANY REASONS - poison won't solve the problem, and it'll just create more problems.
Within a population, some rats will be easy to control, some difficult.
Leptospirosis - a disease transmitted from contact with rat urine that is serious enough to cause humans to bleed in the lungs.
Trapping is an effective alternative to pesticides and recommended in some situations.
These can be identified by the brown smudges of grease that comes from the rat's fur, and should all be sealed to prevent future rat infestations in the attic.
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