Charlotte Rodent Control
A rodent infestation can prove to be a huge household menace. Many types of rodents, including mice and rats, are known to damage property and ruin food stores as well as carry and transmit disease. Such animals can also introduce other pests into your home, including fleas and ticks. If you have unwanted rodents in your home, Charlotte rodent control is a must. The pest control technicians at Carolina Pest Management are here to use their years of experience to effectively and safely take care of your Charlotte rodent problems.
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Identify: When you see or hear a rodent scurrying around your home, it’s best to take action sooner rather than later. Contact a Carolina Pest specialist as soon as possible once you’ve noticed you may have a rodent infestation in your home or business
Inspect: Rodents can be extremely difficult to exterminate and finding the damage they’ve caused can be tough to find. Call a pest control professional to have your home properly inspected for Charlotte pest damage and rodent infestations.
Treatment: At Carolina Pest Management, we keep your preferences in mind as we choose the most effective and safe pest treatment for your home or business.
Maintenance: After your rodent infestation has been treated, it’s important to take steps prevent another pest problem from occurring. Our rodent control experts can provide you with advice to help keep your home mouse or rat-free.
How to Identify a Rodent Infestation
Rodents (particularly mice) can live in your home without clear detection. Of the signs of a rodent infestation, mouse droppings are the most important. Mouse droppings can carry disease organisms, so it’s necessary to clean them up quickly.
- Mouse droppings
- Torn or damaged food packaging
- Hunting / stalking behavior of household pets
- Gnawed furniture or household products
- Scurrying sounds on floors or in walls
- Musky odors
- Holes chewed in walls or floors
Our Rodent Inspection Process
After you schedule your Charlotte pest inspection with us, our pest removal technician serving your region will visit your home and look for signs of rodents. They will conduct a thorough internal and external inspection of your property to find mice or rat nests and burrows as well as signs of home damage.
Charlotte Pest Control Treatment
For rodents, using bait is typically the most common treatment but it can vary depending on the extent of the problem. Rodent traps and glue boards can also be used if customers prefer a non-bait rodent control option. However, bait is generally the most effective option.
How Often Should I Have a Pest Inspection?
It’s recommended that a home or business pest inspection to be performed at least once a year. However, if you find signs of a possible pest infestation before your next scheduled inspection, call a pest specialist.
It’s always better to catch potential issues sooner rather than later, especially when home pests are involved.
Frequently Asked Questions
How can I prevent a rodent infestation?
After having your home or business successfully treated for rodents, here are a few things you can do to help prevent more mice or rat issues in the future:
- Seal (or securely plug) any holes or cracks that could serve as an entry way into your home
- Do not leave screen-less doors or windows open unattended for an extended amount of time
- Keep food in sealed containers
- Landscape your yard and clear any outdoor debris close to your home that could be used for nesting
- Replace old, worn weather stripping around windows and doors
- Use garbage cans with tight-fitting lids, especially in the kitchen
Are there “green” rodent baits?
There are not any green bait options, but there are various levels and types of baits available depending on your location and preferences. Certain rodent repellants exist that are considered “green” but this option isn’t as effective and only works for a limited amount of time.
When do rodents usually infest homes and businesses?
Most Charlotte rodent infestations occur during fall and winter. Mice and rats are not fond of cold weather, so, they tend to seek shelter in cozy, warm homes and businesses when temperatures begin to drop.
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