Some animals from the wild need to be caught and transported to an area where they can live without disturbing their human neighbors. Other vermin need to be caught and killed. In Maryland mouse and rat removal is of prime importance. Wild rats are not only ugly, they carry many infectious diseases. A rat infestation can be a problem anywhere in the State; it does not matter if it is in an urban setting or the suburbs, older home or newer home. While many cases of rat infestation can be caused by open garbage or neglect, rats like to burrow up to four feet from their nests to their food sources often going undetected. They chew materials like paper, wood, clothing and upholstery to build nice, cozy nests in which to raise families. A female rat can give birth to 84 babies in a single year. If you glimpse one of these pests in or around your home or office, call Affordablepest.com immediately for an action plan.
Rats carry parasites like worms, fleas and mites that spread diseases. Across the pond one variety of rats was responsible for the plague. They eat our food and drink our water and contaminate both with their urine and feces. They are disgusting. They are voracious chewers and have been known to chew through electrical wires causing fires of huge proportions. They have been known to bite humans.
House mice are pests but they do not do the kind of damage a rate can. They do eat through walls, cardboard, paper and clothing. If you have a mouse in your pantry, it can eat through your cereal boxes and when you go to pour your child’s cereal in the morning, the box can be empty with just a small hole left as evidence.
Recognizing a rat problem takes a little detective work. It is far easier to catch and kill rats when you first see them than waiting for them to multiple into a full army. If you have an attic, do you hear scurrying noises after you have gone to bed? Do you find strange droppings around your pets’ food dishes? Does your dog or cat bring home a dead rat? Have you seen these pests running across power lines near your home right before sundown? If you have any suspicion whatsoever that you need Maryland mouse or rat removal, call us today.
You can call us from anywhere in Maryland. We will make an appointment at your convenience and make a thorough inspection of your home, garage, outbuildings, attic and gardens. We will inform you of our findings make a plan of action to catch and kill whichever nuisance is taking away your peace of mind. We will give you a written estimate on our charges and provide you with our guarantee. The professional service technician will tell you how we plan to trap the vermin and dispose of your problem. You will be assured that any product or procedure we use will d will not harm humans or pets.