Rodent Control Tips
Rodent control is an important part of keeping your home and property safe from the health risks associated with rodents. To effectively control a rodent population, the following tips should be followed: Seal up any cracks or crevices in your home or property to prevent rodents from entering; regularly inspect your property for evidence of rodent activity; use traps or poisons to help control the rodent population; dispose of any dead rodents properly; and keep food sources such as stored grains and pet food in airtight containers and away from potential rodent entry points. By following these tips, you can help to reduce the risks of rodent infestations in your home or property.
Rats are one of the most common pests in the world, and they can cause significant damage to homes, businesses, and other buildings. An infestation of rats can be incredibly difficult to control and can cause a variety of health and safety risks. Rats are known to spread a variety of diseases, including the potentially deadly hantavirus, and can create an unsanitary environment in which food, water, and other resources may be contaminated. Rat infestations often require professional pest control services to eliminate and prevent future infestations. Rats are particularly adept at entering homes and businesses through small openings, such as cracks and crevices, and can reproduce quickly, so it’s important to act fast if you suspect a rat infestation.
Mice are small and nimble rodents that are found in almost every corner of the world. They have a wide variety of habitats and can live in a variety of places. Mice prefer dark and safe places, and are often found in houses, barns, and other enclosed areas. They are also found in fields and open grasslands, but usually build nests in the ground or in small crevices in trees. Mice are omnivores and feed on a variety of foods, such as seeds, nuts, insects, and even small lizards and frogs. They are active at night and usually sleep during the day. Mice are also known for their ability to reproduce quickly and in large numbers, and their populations can increase rapidly if left unchecked.
Rodent control is an important issue for both homes and businesses in Eastern North Carolina. With an ever–growing population, rodents can quickly become an issue, as they can spread disease, damage property, and cause other health and safety issues. D & D Pest Control Co. understands the importance of controlling rodent populations and is committed to providing the best service to our customers.
We understand that a successful rodent control program is based on prevention, eliminating existing rodent populations, and ongoing maintenance. To prevent rodents from entering a home or business, we recommend sealing up cracks and crevices in the foundation and walls, as well as in around windows and doors. Additionally, eliminating food sources, such as pet food, garbage, and other sources of food, can help control rodent populations. Once a rodent infestation has occurred, D & D Pest Control Co. will provide a comprehensive service to eliminate the existing population.
We use a variety of methods, including baiting and trapping, to effectively eliminate rodents from a property. We also inspect the property to identify any potential areas that could be used as entry points or harborage areas. Once the existing population is eliminated, we also recommend ongoing maintenance, such as traps and baiting, to catch any new rodents that may enter the property.
At D & D Pest Control Co., we understand that rodent control is an important issue for Eastern North Carolina homes and businesses. We are committed to providing the best service possible to our customers and are dedicated to helping them maintain a healthy and safe environment. Contact us today to learn more about our rodent control services and how we can help you protect your property.