When you have rodents in your home and you can’t seem to get rid of them, desperation can start to set in. You’ve bought countless traps, used several different types of bait, caught a few of the pests here and there, but you still keep seeing them scurrying on your roof and taking cover in the bushes. After a few weeks of this, you might be driven to seek out… Read more »
The attic is most often the least-used part of a home. Many attics are a chaotic mess, used primarily as a storage space for all the stuff that homeowners want out of sight. There isn’t much incentive to keep it clean and tidy, since hardly anybody even goes up there anyway. But it’s a whole different story if you’ve had rodents liv… Read more »
Most people would rather ignore their attic altogether than spend any time in it. Why would anyone like to be in a dark, swelteringly hot place with no air flow? Even in the cooler winter months when the attic is more pleasant, not many people have a reason to go up there beyond storing their Christmas decorations. But, something you must realize is that when your attic is more bearable to you, it is also a better habitat for invasi… Read more »
Wild animals are just that: wild. They are unpredictable and must constantly compete with other wildlife in order to survive. Understandably, they can become quite hangry in their search for food and will not hesitate to defend themselves or their meal from other animals. Here are some tips on what to do if you encounter two wild animals fighting on your property.
Stay Out of It
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Common first reactions to learning of an infestation of rats in your home can range from disgust to the overwhelming desire to pack up all your belongings and move. However, after unpacking your bags and reflecting on the situation, you may have a more reasonable and empathetic response to your uninvited guest. Perhaps you want them gone, but not necessarily terminated. At Read more »
When discovering mice in your home, it’s understandable to want them out as quickly as possible and by any means necessary. While there are several methods to successfully evict mice from your home, your conscious may ultimately encourage you to elect a gentler, more humane approach to get rid of mice.
Inhumane Mice Removal
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Wild animals occasionally escape into businesses and residential homes in search of food, warmth, and shelter. Home and business owners will often use traps and poisons to combat the infestation. While such methods can indeed kill a pest, they will only serve to create additional problems. Now, instead of a living a… Read more »
The natural benefits of plants and herbs are most commonly used to enhance meals and cure ailments; however, there are claims that certain plants can help keep wildlife away from your property. While plants may not prove to be permanent pest deterrents, anything can help when trying to protect your home and garden. Here are a few types of plants that are known to repel wild animals.
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Bats are found in a variety of habitats across the state of Florida including grassland, woodland, and urban. As the human population continues to grow, bats are forced to look for homes elsewhere, often inside of your attic, barn, or shed. And, while you may fear bats because of negative things you have always… Read more »
Have you recently noticed your lights flickering or a smoke smell coming from your attic? If so, you could have a critter problem. Rodents such as squirrels, mice, and rats are notorious for gnawing on electrical wiring.… Read more »