University Park Rat Removal – Orange County, FL Rodent Pros
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At Orange County, FL Rodent Pros, we know how to get rids of rats in your University Park 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 University Park rodent trapping process.
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 University Park, 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
Population: 1.288 million (2015)
Area: 1,003 mi² (903 mi² Land / 100 mi² Water)
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Droppings - you might find these in places like cupboards, cabinets and other areas around the home where rats like to hide
Norway rats and the roof rats are very different in their habits, habitats and behavior, so the first requirement of a rat treatment program is to correctly identify the rat and develop a treatment plan that works for that species.
A control operation, therefore, must reduce numbers to a very low level; otherwise, rats will not only reproduce rapidly, but often quickly exceed their former density for a short period of time.
Rats contaminating food or food preparation surfaces can transmit food poisoning.
Western Exterminator is the expert in rat removal and rat control services and we have the latest methods for finding where rats are getting in and preventing them from returning.
The elimination of food and water through good warehouse sanitation can do much to reduce rodent infestation.
Always be sure that fresh bait is available continuously until rats stop feeding.
High-frequency sound-producing devices are advertised for frightening rats, but almost no research exists on their effects specifically on roof rats.
Just like Norway rats, roof rats destroy far more foodstuffs by contamination from feces and urine than from consumption.
Cage trapping is often considered to be the most humane way of dealing with an animal problem, and certainly when it comes to larger animals it is fair to say that it can be effective.
The smallest imperfections during the construction and roofing of a home can lead to a rat infestation.
Severe pruning and/or removal of certain ornamentals are often required to obtain a degree of lasting rat control.
Rats are responsible for the spread of many diseases.
While you are preventing future rat population growth through inspection, sanitation, and exclusion, you will also want to begin working towards elimination of the population that is already present through trapping and baiting.
Rats leave the attic during the night, to go out and forage for water and food.
Some of their habitats include garbage dumps, sewers and fields.
Walk only on the wooden beams in the attic, never the sheet rock, or you could fall through the ceiling! Be careful, an attic is a hazardous place, where it can be easy to fall, or poke a roofing nail in your head.
Roof rats are found in more temperate climates, since they do not do well in cooler temperatures.
Sometimes they transmit disease indirectly, for example, when fleas first bite an infected rat, then a person.
Indoor nests usually are constructed in insulation such as in attics.
The reproductive potential of one female Norway rat is about 50-60 young per year.
Rodent-infested pallets of goods can be tarped and fumigated on an individual or collective basis.
Anticoagulants (slow-acting, chronic toxicants).
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