Why is rodent prevention so difficult? As with most things in life, when it comes to rat control techniques, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Unfortunately, most people don’t realize they have a rodent problem until an infestation is already underway. Still, even if you do clear out your rodent infestation,… Continue reading Why is rodent control so hard
It’s weird how rats and mice are often portrayed as cute in movies and cartoons. But cute doesn’t mean safe. Rats are truly dangerous pests. When a rat shows up in your kitchen, bedroom, or garage, you take every measure to get rid of it. It’s critical to catch a rat before it contaminates your… Continue reading How to catch a rat
The personified cartoon rodents we see on television are so dangerously cute because they play games, talk, and even save the day. However, real rats are a whole different story; they carry diseases, damage electrical wiring, gnaw through walls and an honest problem in the home. If eating our food and chewing through our valuables… Continue reading How to keep rats away
Rat infestation is a numbers game. Rats and mice are extremely successful breeders, the more of them there is the more disease they can spread. Sexually mature rats are pregnant for about three weeks and can birth anywhere from six to twelve rat pups. Rats and mice can have four to six litters a year… Continue reading Rat infestation and disease facts
It happened; you have got yourself a rat problem despite your best efforts to maintain a clean and tidy household. We understand. This problem can happen to even the best of us, but unfortunately, rodents aren’t so picky with their living location, which means that any nook and cranny is as cozy as a king-sized… Continue reading How to get rid of rats without poison
No one ever wants to see a rat in their home, but sometimes it happens. Unfortunately, these pesky little rodents can cause quite a lot of havoc when loose in a home. They can chew on wires, leave droppings all around, rummage through food storage, and make those eerie scratching sounds at night. What’s worse,… Continue reading Best rat traps
As mentioned in some of our previous articles, mice, rats, raccoons, and other rodents enjoy the cluttered space of an attic to hide. And why wouldn’t they? It’s a tiny, safe haven for rodents to spread disease and chew through electrical wires and insulation. The attic rarely sees much, if any, human interaction. It’s usually… Continue reading 7 Ways to Maximize Unused Attic Space (Besides Just Storage)
Humane rat traps work and are becoming a popular pest control option recently. They offer an efficient and humane way for people to get rid of rats. Live or humane traps are a popular choice for many people who prefer not to kill rats and mice and want to remove them from their homes or… Continue reading Do humane rat traps work?
It’s a fact that rats can make you sick, very sick. Rats carry dozens of diseases, some of which can be life-threatening. Rats pose serious health risks to humans as a result of exposure to feces or urine. Diseases can also be caused by scratches and bites. Even if you never touch a rat or… Continue reading What diseases do rats carry?
There are a lot of different products and tools used to kill a rat. If you think that one or two rats are no big deal think again. Rats multiply so fast that only two rats can produce more than 1200 rats in a single year. Can you imagine the damage 1200 rats can do?… Continue reading How to kill a rat