Pest Control Tips & Tricks To Keep Your Home A Bug Free Zone
Pests include bugs, roaches, insects, rodents and other unwanted visitors to your Biggin Hill home. As humans, we often forget that we live in the natural world and have integrated ourselves into the environment. Unfortunately, animals that we see as pests are ...Continue Reading →
Mice are normally active at night, and you may not see them during the day.You may find nests, which are made of materials such as paper and look like a ball of material loosely woven together. You may find partially nibbled food and small droppings.
Mice and rats may be discouraged and infestations prevented by improving hygiene and by blocking access points to your home:
make sure that air bricks are in place and intact (do not block them)
look for access points around gas, electricity and water pipes
check that doors fit tightly
fit cone guards around the bottom of drainpipes to prevent rats from climbing up – you’ll be able to get these from your local hardware or DIY store
fit metal balloon guards ...
Before getting rid of rats there are a few prejudices to get rid of first:
‘Rats observe the fate of their fellow rat. They will not step into a trap that another ...Continue Reading →