Do You Have Furry House Guests?
The first step to getting help with a wildlife problem is knowing that you have one! Of course, seeing something scurrying is a dead giveaway, but animals can be live inside of walls, crawlspaces and attics without being noticed. Sounds of scratching or movement are common signs of infestations. You may also find that food or boxes have been gnawed or that there are holes in your insulation or walls. Droppings are another surefire sign that you have pests. Mice tend to leave very small 1/8-inch droppings, while rats leave slightly larger, greasier waste that is about 1/4 inch to 5/8 in size. Squirrels have the largest droppings at around 1/2 inch to 1 inch. They may also leave behind nut shells or casings.
How Animals Get In
Animals can find many ways into your home. They come in through gaps around utility lines, drain pipes and holes in windowsills and foundations. Squirrels can often enter through roof overhangs and dormers, and mice and rats are fond of entering through basements and garages. You may not be able to find the place where your pests got in on your own, which is part of the reason why a professional wildlife control service is usually needed to successfully deal with rodents.
What to Do About Pests
As already mentioned, the best way to deal with rodents and other furry pests is to call a professional wildlife control service. A professional will use traps to catch wildlife, and whenever possible, will humanely capture the animals alive and relocate them to forested areas. In addition, professional exterminators expert will be able to determine how the animals got inside, so that you can make the necessary repairs and prevent the problem from happening again.
The cost of removing rodents from a home varies, but typically it costs between $300 and $500. Normally, there is a fee of $75 to $125 for an initial inspection to determine what animals are present, where they are located and how they got in. Then, there is normally a fee to set the traps and a fee for each time that the pest control agent returns to remove an animal.
If you have a rodent problem or believe there is a bigger animal in your home, Ampm exterminators can assist you. We offer competitive rates on wildlife control and will find the method of entry that the pests used to invade your home. Contact us today for more information and a quote.
Company Name: Ampm Rodent Control service
Contact Person: Daniel Hunts
Phone: 206 571 7580
Address:3213 W Wheeler st
Country: United States