Rats & Mice Rockdale 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 ever since.

They can multiply rapidly and will do considerable damage to your home, 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 potential asthma triggers in children.

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

Castle Hill Pest Control’s mouse control service

At Castle Hill Pest Control, we comprehend the concerns to your home, household or business from the presence of mice.

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

Backed by over 85 years of global experience, our accredited technicians 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 available.

Common Rodent Types in Rockdale

Roof rat (Black Rat)

Nests in attics, wall spaces, hollow trees. Normally enters the home 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 structures and under dirt piles, often found in basements. Can enter homes through toilet pipes. Prefers meat and fish, but will eat anything. Really aggressive, strong burrower and an excellent swimmer.

Wood Rat

Prefer to not live near human beings. Typically, build their nests on the ground in woody locations. Nocturnal and mainly vegetarian– eating plants, woodland fruits, and they especially like acorns.

Rats and mice trigger diseases!

Rats and mice are enormous carriers of various diseases, and it has been reported that rats bite more than fifteen thousand individuals per year, involving extremely young, old or incapacitated. Some of the diseases caused by rats are bubonic plague, salmonella, leptospirosis, Hantavirus and tularemia.

Signs of rat and mice activity consist of;.

Finding typical indications of mice, such as droppings, could indicate an active infestation 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 (spots or smears) – This is caused by mice fur continuously brushing against walls, floors and skirting on regular paths. You might discover dark smears around holes or around corners.
  •  Urine pillars – In establishedor heavy infestations, body grease, combined with dirt and urine, builds up into little mounds, up to 4cm high and 1cm wide.
  •  Scratching noises – Individuals often report hearing uncommon 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 utilize simple to shred products, such as newspaper and fabrics, together with other soft products to line their nest. Inspect lofts, suspended ceilings, cavity walls, under floorboards and behind refrigerators, under stoves and in airing cabinets. Nests will often contain young mice.
  • Tracks (footprints) – Dusty environments such as unused lofts and basements can show up 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 – Spotting a mouse or rat during the daytime can be a sign of a heavy infestation.
  • Strong smell – Mice urinate regularly and their wee has a strong ammonia-like smell. The smell might be extremely strong near the primary site of activity or in enclosed areas. This smell can stick around for a long time (even after a problem has been removed).

If you see 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 guaranteed and is offered as part of our Year Round Protection Strategy.

Concerned about rats and mice in your home or business?

  • You can take some practical actions now to hinder rats and mice in the first place and avoid an invasion. Before you start to treat for rats, Castle Hill Pest Control suggests:.
    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 routinely to help ongoing control.
  •  Remove any unneeded cardboard, paper or product packaging that rats can utilize for making nests.
  •  Make notes on where rats are seen and share these information with your pest control service technician.
    For an existing issue right now, you can depend on Castle Hill Pest Control to get rid of rats and mice safely and efficiently.

With 85 years of global experience in controlling mice, our accredited technicians live locally in the locations they serve and can offer a quick solution to your issue.

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

We pride ourselves as one of the handful of companies that feature an affordable pricing policy. Regardless of your budget plan, rest assured that we will work something out for you! Our professional pest control professionals are eagerly expecting your call. Get in touch with 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.