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We offer commercial roof rat removal services in Oak Park, 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.
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Statisticians estimate that rats destroy 20 percent of the world's food supply every year by feeding, and indirectly through contamination.
Mice can enter an opening as small as 3/8" wide.
While you are preventing future rat population growth through inspection, sanitation, and exclusion, you will also want to begin working towards elimination of the population that is already present through trapping and baiting.
In most of our urban areas, Norway rats may be seen scurrying around after dark looking for food in garbage cans and other places where human refuse is found.
When everyone is asleep and the house is quiet, the rats can be heard scurrying about.
Citrus trees, having very low hanging skirts, are more prone to damage because they provide rats with protection.
Generally, Roof rats stay within 100 miles inland.
Many rats may cache or hoard considerable amounts of solid food, which they eat later.
They are particularly useful for house mouse control in situations where other methods seem less appropriate.
Wire-mesh, live traps (Tomahawk®, Havahart®) are available for trapping rats.
There's nothing fun about finding rats around your home or property.
The young may continue to nurse until 4 or 5 weeks old.
Rat treatment involves both non-chemical and chemical methods.
Droppings - Roof Rat droppings are 1/4 to 1/2 inch in length, capsule shaped, with blunt ends.
Typically, 3 or more litters are produced annually.
Once you know the location of the rats, you can set traps or place bait.
If you have rats in your home, it's very important to do the job right the first time! I have seen dozens and dozens of cases of nightmare scenarios over many years, in which homeowners have paid pest control companies for a monthly contract that never ends.
Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome is transferred via inhalation of rodent urine, droppings or saliva.
Becomes sexually mature between two and five months, producing four to six litters per year that consist of six to eight young each.
When rodent-proofing against roof rats, pay close attention to the roof and roof line areas to assure all accesses are closed.
Roof rats can be controlled with the same baits used for Norway rats.
Their presence is typically detected by the occurrence of their droppings, holes chewed into bags and containers, and chewed nesting materials.
Trim all tree branches to further prevent entry.
A new second-generation anticoagulant, difethialone, is presently being developed and EPA registration is anticipated in the near future.
Roof Rats are predominate in coastal areas.
Signs Of An Infestation.
Should Norway rats infest a structure, they most likely will live in the basement or ground floor.
Tracking powders are used much less often for roof rats than for Norway rats because roof rats frequent overhead areas within buildings.
Glue boards will catch roof rats, but, like traps, they must be located on beams, rafters, and along other travel routes, making them more difficult to place effectively for roof rats than for Norway rats or house mice.
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