Rats

How Do You Get Rid of Rat Urine Smell

How Do You Get Rid of Rat Urine Smell

It is so important that you clean up after a rodent infestation. Not just for the smell, but for your health. Rats spread diseases in their urine, feces, and saliva. Touching a contaminated surface or breathing in the air around it could make you very sick. Get rid of the rats on your property, then…

How Do Rats Protect Themselves From Predators

How Do Rats Protect Themselves From Predators?

Rats are fascinating rodents. They roam around in the search of food and happen to make a few enemies on the way. The rat is one of the most sought-after prey as it is wanted by numerous predators including cats, weasels, hawks, owls, coyotes, foxes, to even raccoons. If you have rats on your property…

Rat-Proof Your Shed Base

It might happen that you need to ratproof the base of the shed since there can be a considerable gap between the actual base and the ground. Not only does the rat=proofing the shed prevent rats but will also prevent other rodents and wildlife animals such as mice, squirrels, and skunks from building a home…

Will rats go outside during the day

Will Rats Come Out During the Day?

Rats are mostly nocturnal rodents that thrive at night and will most likely come out during the night. But when you have been in major cities you might find a rat scurrying around the city and wonder why they’re so active during the day. The answer is quite simple and it all has to do…

Rat Infestation in Cold Cellar in Old Toronto

Rat Infestation in Cold Cellar in Old Toronto

The following case study will look at a rat infestation that took place in a heritage home in Old Toronto. The residence is close to a busy strip of various businesses and restaurants and is located close to the iconic Parkdale community. Exterior infestation The homeowners of the residential property were complaining about noises being…

How do I know if rats are gone?

There are a few indicators that can determine whether rats are gone. The most obvious sign is audible. If you had a severe rat infestation, you could have heard rats scurrying about late at night since rats are nocturnal in nature which means that they are highly active at night . Rats can audibly gnaw…

How do you stop rats from coming in your home

how do you stop rats from coming into your house

There is a big reason as to why rats are attracted to your home. The main reasons are warmth, food, and shelter. By being in a heated and comfortable place rats can find the opportunity to multiply and to build nests in peace with the reservoir of food a few meters away. This combination makes…

how does bromadiolone rat poison work

How Does Bromadiolone Rat Poison Work?

Bromadiolone is a popular choice when it comes to rodenticides. It is usually deployed in the form of bait blocks used to eradicate rat or mouse presence. Bromadiolone is an anti-coagulant which means that it avoids blood from clotting. The body does not recycle Vitamin K eventually which leads to rats perishing. The reason why…

How long does it take for rats to die after poison

How long does it take for rats to die after poison?

There is not an exact time when rats die after eating poison. Some estimates say that rats can die as fast as 12 hours while other poisons may cause the rat to die after 3-4 days, and others say that rats can die within a week. It all comes down to what is being affected…

How to Get Rid of Rats Under Decking

How Do You Get Rid of Rats Under Decking

Rats are burrowing animals. They naturally dig tunnels underground so they can evade predators and connect one source of food to another. Decks are like tunnels that have already been made for them. Rats love to dig under them and sleep there during the day. The problem with these rat nests however is that they…