Many homeowners try to tackle their pest problem by themselves. They end up wasting money on pesticides from their local DIY store that just don’t get the job done. These chemicals act like a band-aid, providing a temporary fix for a long term problem.
When Opossums set up shelter in your attic they can damage your air ducts. Opossums will use their claws and sharp teeth to break and tear air ducts and every other thing around the material. Torn air ducts will require a replacement immediately. Opossums are great climbers, and grow large quickly. They must be removed from your attic as soon as possible.
Squirrels can be amusing to watch and are also very cute. Don’t be fooled, squirrels are cute but they can cause severe damage to your property, attics, landscaping, and plants. Squirrels are usually in pursuit to build nests. They will cause damage to your home by chewing openings through your siding and below your eaves to gain access.
Animals gain access through duct-work or crawl through walls. Attics are also quiet and homeowners don’t often visit their attic. This gives animals a chance to create a large den before being noticed. Animals will make a home in your attic long enough to create a large family.
Rats gain access to your home through small cracks and holes. They have the ability to squeeze their bodies into spaces the size of a quarter. Once they gain access into your home or business they will begin to nest and breed inside your walls, attic, and floors. They damage property, and put your health at risk. Hiring a Houston Rat Exterminator can help you with permanent rat removal.
The increase of calls for the removal of bats is an indication of the growing problem in the Houston area. Common complaints are bats in chimneys, bats in barns or attics, a loose bat stuck in a home, a swarm of bats near a home or building, and odor due to bat feces and urine. The removal of bats is important for your health and safety.
Home Pest control involves protecting your family and home from pesky and threatening pests. For some people home pest control means safeguarding your property to keep it free from the costly damage that pests can cause, while also assuring that your family’s health is protected from these pests.
When rats descend onto your property, they are usually looking for any food sources available.