To get rid of rodents that get in your home or building .We took the time to do a lot of research and year on the job experience. In most cases in the seattle king county area in Washington the most common rodents home and building owners face are rats and mice. Understanding where they live and why they wanna live close or in your property will play a major role in exterminating and keeping them out.Every property is different and thats where years of experiences and looking at different scenario makes getting rid of rodents easy to our rodent exterminator 425 691 7775
How to get rid of Rodents.
Rodents have been know jump up 18 inches vertically;travel up to 1½ miles; hang upside-down from screen wire; and survive and reproduce at temperatures down to 24°F if adequate food and nesting materials are available.
Rodents climb the outside of vertical pipes and conduit up to 3 inches in diameter, climb the outside of larger pipes attached to buildings by bracing themselves against a wall, and climb the inside of 1½- to 4-inch vertical pipes.
Rodents jump up 36 inches vertically and 48 inches horizontally;drop 50 feet without serious injury;burrow straight down into the ground at least 36 inches;reach up to 13 inches along vertical walls; and swim half a mile in open water, dive through water traps in plumbing, and travel in sewer lines against a substantial current.
The interior of your home, especially the kitchen, is a primary target for Rodents like Mice, Rats or field mice, so keep the counters clean, and all food tightly sealed. Eliminate leaky faucets, fix leaky pipes, don’t leave food on the floor for your pets at night, remove the clutter from you counters, and keep your kitchen sink clean and free of food particles.
Rodents are important in many ecosystems. They serve as prey for a variety of predators including birds, cats and reptiles. Because they reproduce rapidly, they are an excellent source of food. Additionally, they are a vital part of spreading seeds to encourage continued wildlife growth. However, they are typically considered pests in their interactions with humans.
Rodents in your home can be a major health issue because they are often a vehicle for the spread of disease.
•Sealing all food in bags and containers are the best ways to avoid rats from entering your home.
•Snap traps and sticky traps are other ways to kill rodents individually.
•Wrapping plastic tubes with wire around telephone wires that lead to your home keep rodents off the wires, as they are unable to cross.
•Seal all entry points, including doors, windows, and siding; be sure your verify your insulation iat the same time.
•Rodents can create many frustrating problems for homeowners, so get rid of them while you can.
Mouse-proof construction is the most successful form of house mouse control. “Build them out” by eliminating all openings larger than 1/4 inch through which they can enter a structure. Steel wool makes a good temporary plug. Seal cracks in building foundations and openings for water pipes, vents, and utilities with metal or concrete. Doors, windows and screens should fit tightly. Cover the edges of doors and windows with metal to prevent gnawing. Latex, plastic, rubber, wood, or other gnaw able materials are unsuitable for plugging holes used by mice.
Rodents are one of the most common household pests in America, and without proper prevention and protection, rodent populations can increase rapidly. Rodents feed on a variety of foods including fruits, vegetables, cheeses, and grains. Rodents prefer to hide out in basements or in between walls and ceilings. They avoid human interaction, which makes them difficult to catch.