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

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Rats & Mice

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

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

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

Castle Hill Pest Control’s mouse control service

At Castle Hill Pest Control, we understand the concerns to your house, family or business from the existence of mice.

As professionals in mouse control, we offer fast and efficient services to assist your property stay pest-free.

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

With ongoing training for the most recent technology, treatments and innovation, we are in the very best position to be able to provide you the most effective mouse control services available.

Typical Rodent Types in West Pennant Hills

Roof rat (Black Rat)

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

Norway rat (Sewer Rat)

Digs burrows along foundations and under dirt piles, frequently found in basements. Can enter houses through toilet pipes. Prefers meat and fish, but will eat anything. Very aggressive, strong burrower and an outstanding swimmer.

Wood Rat

Prefer to not live near humans. Normally, develop their nests on the ground in woody areas. Active at night and mainly vegetarian– eating plants, woodland fruits, and they especially like acorns.

Rats and mice cause illnesses!

Rats and mice are huge carriers of several illnesses, and it has been reported that rats bite more than fifteen thousand people per year, involving really young, old or incapacitated. A few of the diseases caused by rats are bubonic plague, salmonella, leptospirosis, Hantavirus and tularemia.

Indications of rat and mice activity include;.

Finding typical indications of mice, such as droppings, might indicate an active problem in your home or business.

  • Droppings – 50/80 droppings a night, little and dark (approx. 3 – 8 mm in length), scattered randomly. Look for droppings especially along walls, in cabinets or under sinks.
  • Grease marks (smudges or smears) – This is caused by mice fur constantly brushing against walls, floorings and skirting on routine paths. You might find dark smears around holes or around corners.
  •  Urine pillars – In establishedor heavy invasions, body grease, integrated with dirt and urine, develops into little mounds, as much as 4cm high and 1cm wide.
  •  Scratching sounds – Individuals frequently report hearing unusual scratching sounds at night when mice are most active. Listen for sounds between partition walls, under floorboards, in false ceilings, basements and lofts.
  • Nests – Mice utilize simple to shred products, such as paper and fabrics, together with other soft products to line their nest. Examine lofts, suspended ceilings, cavity walls, under floorboards and behind fridges, under stoves and in airing cabinets. Nests will frequently contain young mice.
  • Tracks (footprints) – Dusty environments such as unused lofts and basements can appear 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 – Identifying a mouse or rat during the daytime can be an indication of a heavy problem.
  • Strong smell – Mice urinate frequently and their wee has a strong ammonia-like smell. The smell might be really 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 notice any of these indications, call Castle Hill Pest Control today for a totally free quote on targeted mouse and rat control, using the most recent technologies and innovation.

Our service is ensured and is offered as part of our All year Protection Plan.

Worried about rats and mice in your home or business?

  • You can take some useful steps now to hinder rats and mice in the first place and avoid an infestation. Before you begin to treat for rats, Castle Hill Pest Control advises:.
    Make sure 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 the house ahead of the treatment and do this frequently to assist ongoing control.
  •  Remove any unneeded cardboard, paper or packaging that rats can utilize for making nests.
  •  Make notes on where rats are seen and share these information with your pest control professional.
    For an existing problem right now, you can rely on Castle Hill Pest Control to get rid of rats and mice securely and efficiently.

With 85 years of international experience in controlling mice, our accredited service technicians live locally in the areas they serve and can offer a fast solution to your problem.

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We pride ourselves as one of the handful of companies that provide a competitive pricing policy. Regardless of your spending budget, be assured that we will work something out for you! Our professional exterminators are eagerly waiting for your call. Contact us today!

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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