Common House Mice. Norway Rats. Roof Rats. All 3 of these rodents are frequently problems in this part of North Carolina. Identifying the correct rodent species invading your home is the crucial first step for proper rodent control.
Then what? Thorough home inspection for entry points, harboring sites, and any food and water sources. Then one of our Charlotte rodent control professionals utilizes bait placement and/or non-toxic control measures to best suit your needs, and take care of your rodent problem.
How Rodents are Harmful
- Health Concerns: Mice and rats are known to harbor and transmit diseases such as Murine Typhus, Rat Bite Fever Salmonella and Plague.
- Structural Damage: Their gnawing can pose a risk to homes, and has even led to wires being chewed to the point of starting fires--by some estimations up to 25% of all fires deemed “undetermined”.
- Food Contamination: Rodents don’t just get into food; they can also contaminate it. Rodents in your cupboards can cost you a lot of food--and money.
The good news? Rodent control has been credited as one of the top 3 reasons that the average life expectancy has increased throughout the years.