Plymouth FL Rat Control

Plymouth Rat Removal – Orange County, FL Rodent Pros

  • Biology of Black Rat

  • What if you are bitten by a rat

  • Humane rat traps

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At Orange County, FL Rodent Pros, we know how to get rids of rats in your Plymouth area building for good. With our vast knowledge of rat behavior and building construction, we will inspect every inch of your house or building – from top to bottom – and find every possible entry point. Once we have permanently sealed up all the holes, typically with heavy steel mesh or metal plating that rats can’t chew through, then we can start the Plymouth rodent trapping process.

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The best rat trap: Believe it or not, the tried-and-true, low-tech mouse trap (snap trap) – a simple piece of wood with a spring-loaded bar – is the most effective and humane way to kill a rat. Snap traps kill rats instantly, they are inexpensive and reusable, and they can fit in small spaces. Do not worry about the bait – you can use anything from peanut butter to fruit to – yes, cheese.

We service Orange and Plymouth, including the towns of Apopka, Altamonte Springs, Casselberry, Longwood, Heathrow, Lake Mary, Oviedo, Fern Park, Maitland, Lockhart, Winter Park, Ocoee, Winter Garden, Pine Hills, Doctor Phillips, Pine Castle, Belle Isle, the Conway area, and College Park. The northern end of our range is Deltona and Kissimmee makes up the southern end.

Orange County, Florida

Orange County is a county in the state of Florida, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 1,145,956, making it Florida’s fifth-most populous county. The county seat is Orlando. Wikipedia

Population: 1.288 million (2015)
Area: 1,003 mi² (903 mi² Land / 100 mi² Water)

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Humane Rodent Exterminator in Plymouth Florida

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  • Do rats have bones? How can they fit in such small holes?

  • Rat Diseases

  • Baiting Tips for Roof Rats

Inspection is an important first step in getting rid of rats. In general, glue boards are more effective for house mice than for either of the rat species. POISON IS A HORRIBLE IDEA FOR MANY MANY REASONS - poison won't solve the problem, and it'll just create more problems. Roof rats are adept climbers and not surprisingly are apt to build their nests in locations above ground. To prevent a colony from nesting in your home, make sure that all the windows and vents are screened. In rare instances, isolated populations are found in areas not within their normal distribution range in the United States. Rats can also transmit rat bite fever through bacteria in their mouth. They may eat the bark of smaller citrus branches and girdle them.

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  • Do cats keep rats away?

  • Building Inspection and Rat-Proofing

  • How to get rats out of the garage

Burrows Or Nests Holes in the ground around foundations, plus nests in attics or trees are evidence of a rat problem. Rat control requires an integrated approach that includes non-lethal tools such as careful inspections, upgraded sanitation, and rat-proofing structures. In dense populations, roof rats will establish a social hierarchy, wherein dominant males mate more than subordinate males. To prevent a colony from nesting in your home, make sure that all the windows and vents are screened. Other rodenticides. Sounds Noises produced by scurrying rats, scratching in the walls or other noises from nest building may tip off the property owner to a rat problem. Roof rats are polygamous and group themselves into colonies of multiple males and females. Sounds Noises produced by scurrying rats, scratching in the walls or other noises from nest building may tip off the property owner to a rat problem.

Dealing With Roof Rat Problems


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  • Types of Rats

  • Clean Up and Damage Repair

  • Baiting Tips for Roof Rats

For further information see Norway Rats. Such caches may be found in a dismantled wood pile, attic, or behind boxes in a garage. Bait stations are sometimes difficult to place for roof rat control because of the rodents’ overhead traveling characteristics. Should Norway rats infest a structure, they most likely will live in the basement or ground floor. Generally, Roof rats stay within 100 miles inland. Droppings are another good indicator of roof rat activity. Roof rats will often move into sugarcane and citrus groves. There are holes all over - missing roof vent screens, plumbing stacks, gaps between the roof and fascia board, gaps in the siding, areas where pipes go into the house, etc.

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