Rats & Mice West Pennant Hills NSW – Emergency Residential Rodent Exterminators

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Rats & Mice

Rats & Mice were introduced to Australia by the first European settlers and they have been an issue since.

They can multiply quickly and will do substantial damage to your house, business and furnishings through their gnawing activities. They will also infect food and other materials through the droppings they leave behind. Their droppings have even been implicated as possible asthma triggers in kids.

Not only are rats and mice damaging they have also been known to trigger house fires after chewing through electrical cables.

Castle Hill Pest Control’s mouse control service

At Castle Hill Pest Control, we understand the issues to your house, household or business from the presence of mice.

As professionals in mouse control, we provide fast and reliable services to assist your property remain pest-free.

Backed by over 85 years of global experience, our certified specialists are based in West Pennant Hills and are local to you.

With continuous training for the latest technology, treatments and innovation, we are in the very best position to be able to provide you the most efficient mouse control services readily available.

Typical Rodent Types in West Pennant Hills

Roof rat (Black Rat)

Nests in attics, wall spaces, hollow trees. Normally enters the house from trees or power lines. Prefers fruit, but will eat all kinds of foods. Prefers to travel off the ground.

Norway rat (Sewer Rat)

Digs burrows along structures and under debris piles, typically found in basements. Can enter houses through toilet pipes. Prefers meat and fish, but will eat anything. Very aggressive, strong burrower and an exceptional swimmer.

Wood Rat

Prefer to not live near people. Typically, build their nests on the ground in wooded locations. Active at night and mainly vegetarian– eating plants, woodland fruits, and they especially like acorns.

Rats and mice trigger diseases!

Rats and mice are huge carriers of many different diseases, and it has been reported that rats bite more than fifteen thousand individuals annually, including extremely young, old or incapacitated. A few of the illness caused by rats are bubonic plague, salmonella, leptospirosis, Hantavirus and tularemia.

Indications of rat and mice activity consist of;.

Finding typical indications of mice, such as droppings, might show an active invasion in your house or business.

  • Droppings – 50/80 droppings a night, little and dark (approx. 3 – 8 mm in length), scattered arbitrarily. Search for droppings especially along walls, in cupboards or under sinks.
  • Grease marks (spots or smears) – This is caused by mice fur continuously brushing against walls, floors and skirting on regular paths. You may discover dark smears around holes or around corners.
  •  Urine pillars – In establishedor heavy invasions, body grease, combined with dirt and urine, develops into little mounds, as much as 4cm high and 1cm wide.
  •  Scratching sounds – People typically report hearing unusual scratching sounds in the evening when mice are most active. Listen for sounds between partition walls, under floorboards, in false ceilings, basements and lofts.
  • Nests – Mice use easy to shred materials, such as paper and fabrics, together with other soft materials to line their nest. Inspect lofts, suspended ceilings, cavity walls, under floorboards and behind fridges, under stoves and in airing cupboards. Nests will typically contain young mice.
  • Tracks (footprints) – Dirty environments such as unused lofts and basements can show up rodent tracks and tail marks. To look for activity, sprinkle flour, baby powder or china clay and check the next day for fresh tracks.
  • Live or dead rat or mice – Finding a mouse or rat during the daytime can be a sign of a heavy invasion.
  • Strong smell – Mice urinate frequently and their wee has a strong ammonia-like smell. The smell may be extremely strong near the main site of activity or in enclosed areas. This smell can stick around for a very long time (even after an infestation has been gotten rid of).

If you see any of these indications, call Castle Hill Pest Control today for a totally free quote on targeted mouse and rat control, utilizing the latest technologies and innovation.

Our service is ensured and is provided as part of our Year Round Protection Plan.

Concerned about rats and mice in your house or business?

  • You can take some practical actions now to prevent rats and mice in the first place and avoid an invasion. Before you begin to treat for rats, Castle Hill Pest Control advises:.
    Ensure all food is kept safely in fridges, freezers and sealed containers or jars.
  • fix any holes in walls and fill gaps that exist in flooring, doors or windows.
  •  Clean, sweep and vacuum your house ahead of the treatment and do this regularly to assist continuous control.
  •  Remove any unneeded cardboard, paper or product packaging that rats can use for making nests.
  •  Make notes on where rats are seen and share these details with your pest control specialist.
    For an existing issue today, you can rely on Castle Hill Pest Control to eliminate rats and mice securely and efficiently.

With 85 years of global experience in controlling mice, our certified specialists live locally in the locations they serve and can provide a fast service to your issue.

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Other services we provide include Termite Treatment, Cockroach Removal, Ant and Spider Removal, Rat and Mouse Removal, Bed Bug and Flea Removal, and many more.

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