Rats

How Do You Get Rid of a Rats Nest?

How do you get rid of a rats nest and be sure you have done a thorough job to guarantee no re-emergence? Getting rid of rats might not come as easy as you want it to. But with the right tools, preventive measures, and professional rat control assistance, you could become rat-free sooner. One thing…

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What Are Natural Rat Deterrents and Do They Really Work

Many homeowners are skeptical about poisoning rats and rightly so. Rat poison may be effective but works just as well for human beings, pets and small children. Keep in mind that there are strict regulations regarding the use of rodenticides in Toronto especially for indoor use so make sure that you are familiar with this…

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Seeing Rats in Your Garage- Tips to keep them Away

It’s quite unnerving to step out into a dark garage, and upon switching on the light, rats scamper away. If you have this problem, then it’s likely that your garage is indeed a welcoming place for them to be. The rule is that, if you spot a rat, living or dead, there’s a high chance…

How to Prevent Rats from Making Nests in Your Garage

Rats are not as cheeky as they have been made out to be. They can be timid, cautious and sometimes take the risks of going into your house. In case you have a garage that is filled with greenery or a garage that is full of old junk, then you have a few reasons to…

How to Deal With Rats in Your Office

How to Deal With Rats in Your Office

Rats can thrive in an office environment for its abundance of food, potential entry points and the fact that it is empty at night when the rodents like to forage. Rats aren’t just scary to encounter at the office. An infestation is a major health risk can cause diseases such as Lyme disease and asthma.…

How a Rat Infestation Can Compromise Your Property

Rats are some of the most destructive pests that you could have the misfortune of sharing your home with. Rats are potential disease carriers and many of these can be transmuted to humans including plague, Salmonellosis, rat-bite fever, Leptospirosis and Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome.

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How to Deal with Rats in a Warehouse

Where there is food, you can expect to find rodents if there aren’t measures in place to protect against an invasion. Rats cause widespread disease either through parasites that carry on their body or through their excrement. They are dirty animals and once they come into contact with food and water, you can only expect…

Difference Between Mouse and Rat Droppings

There’s always the confusion as to how you can tell the type of rodent you have in your house, yard or shed. Without spotting either, telling the difference between mice and rat droppings is simple. Mouse droppings are smaller than a grain of rice, while rats are larger, almost the size of beans or larger.…

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Can Rats Infest Your Attic?

Rats can infest your attic. In fact, attics are some of rat’s favourite hiding places. This is a big problem from homeowners since most attics tend to be inaccessible and contain gaps, cervices and eaves where rats can hide successfully. This problem may be further compounded if your attic doesn’t have good ventilation or sturdy…

Can Rats Attack Your Pets?

Rats tend to be even-tempered, neither aggressive nor docile. Rats can, however, become very aggressive if cornered, injured or protecting a litter. Run-ins between rodents and pets are inevitable especially considering that dogs and cats have it in them to chase down, kill and even consume small wildlife. This shouldn’t be much of a problem…