Rats & Mice Rockdale 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 a problem ever since.

They can multiply rapidly and will do substantial damage to your house, business and furnishings through their gnawing activities. They will also pollute 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 home 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 experts in mouse control, we offer fast and effective services to assist your property stay pest-free.

Backed by over 85 years of global experience, our certified professionals are based in Rockdale 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 offer you the most effective mouse control services readily available.

Typical Rodent Types in Rockdale

Roof rat (Black Rat)

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

Norway rat (Sewer Rat)

Digs burrows along foundations and under debris piles, frequently found in basements. Can go into homes through toilet pipes. Prefers meat and fish, but will consume anything. Very aggressive, strong burrower and an exceptional swimmer.

Wood Rat

Prefer to not live near humans. Normally, build their nests on the ground in woody locations. Active at night and primarily vegetarian– eating plants, woodland fruits, and they particularly like acorns.

Rats and mice cause illnesses!

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

Indications of rat and mice activity consist of;.

Finding common indications of mice, such as droppings, could indicate an active invasion in your house or business.

  • Droppings – 50/80 droppings a night, small and dark (approx. 3 – 8 mm in length), spread randomly. Look for droppings particularly along walls, in cupboards or under sinks.
  • Grease marks (smudges or smears) – This is triggered by mice fur constantly brushing against walls, floors and skirting on regular routes. You might discover dark smears around holes or around corners.
  •  Urine pillars – In establishedor heavy invasions, body grease, combined with dirt and urine, develops into small mounds, up to 4cm high and 1cm wide.
  •  Scratching noises – Individuals frequently report hearing unusual scratching noises during the night when mice are most active. Listen for noises between partition walls, under floorboards, in false ceilings, basements and lofts.
  • Nests – Mice use easy 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 refrigerators, under stoves and in airing cupboards. Nests will frequently contain young mice.
  • Tracks (footprints) – Dirty environments such as unused lofts and basements can appear rodent tracks and tail marks. To check for activity, spray 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 an indication of a heavy invasion.
  • Strong smell – Mice urinate often and their wee has a strong ammonia-like smell. The smell might be extremely strong near the main site of activity or in enclosed areas. This smell can remain for a long period of time (even after a problem has been removed).

If you notice any of these indications, call Castle Hill Pest Control today for a totally free quote on targeted mouse and rat control, utilizing the most recent 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 useful actions now to hinder rats and mice in the first place and prevent an infestation. Before you start 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 spaces that exist in flooring, doors or windows.
  •  Clean, sweep and vacuum the house ahead of the treatment and do this routinely to aid ongoing 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 information with your pest control technician.
    For an existing problem right now, you can rely on Castle Hill Pest Control to get rid of rats and mice securely and successfully.

With 85 years of worldwide experience in controlling mice, our certified professionals live locally in the locations they serve and can offer a fast option to your problem.

For A-class services in Banksia, Bexley, Kogarah, Brighton-le-Sands, Arncliffe, Bardwell Valley, Carlton, Kyeemagh, Turrella, Bardwell Park and Rockdale, get in touch with us!

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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.