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North Riverdale Case Study Rats in the Basement Wall

Case Study: North Riverdale Rats in the Basement Wall

The following article tells the story of a persistent rat infestation in Riverdale that required multiple visits to solve. This will recount the investigative process and pest control solution carried out by The Exterminators team. The owners of this Riverdale property reached out to The Exterminators when they heard scratching noises coming from an exterior…

Rat Entry Points

Rat Entry Points

Common Rat Entry Points in House Rats can fit through any hole that is at least 20mm wide. These are agile creatures that can climb walls, jump three feet into the air, and swim for several minutes at a time. Common entry points include wall vents, roof vents, utility line openings, cracks in the window…

Why Hiring a Rat Control Technician is a Worthy Investment

Why Hiring a Rat Control Technician is a Worthy Investment

Rats are troublesome pests that you should absolutely get rid of. But should you do it yourself? Handling a rat infestation on your own can be very difficult and downright dangerous. There is also a lot to learn about rats and how to remove them, things that professionals already know. When it comes to rats,…

Can Rats be Immune to Store-bought Pesticides

Can Rats be Immune to Store-bought Pesticides?

You may have heard about how bed bugs develop immunities against pesticides. As if the tough little critters didn’t give us enough trouble already. So, what about rats? Choosing the right product to tackle a rat problem can be tough. How do you know if it will work? The pesticide market is always changing to…

All All Rodenticides Created Equally

Best Rodenticide For Rats?

Shopping for rodenticides can be confusing. How can you tell which will work better? There are so many different rodenticides available, but how do you which rodenticide is the best for rats? All of them target rats and mice, but there is variety in their ingredients and how they function. Understanding the risks involved in…

Is it Safe to Throw Away Rats in the Garbage Bin

Is it Safe to Throw Away Rats in the Garbage Bin?

Dead or alive, rats are hazardous to human health. Throwing them away in the garbage is safe, but it has to be done properly. If you have a question I caught a rat now what you should continue reading this article. When dealing with a rat infestation, you should first check with your pest removal technician or…

How Can I Naturally Remove the Stench from Persisted Rats

How To Get Rid of Rat Urine Smell

Rats are smelly creatures that will leave a mess of feces, urine, and debris behind them wherever they go. Even after extermination is complete, it’s important that you clean up after them to get rid of their smell. The smell could come from walls if rats built a nest inside your walls and if you…

Is Rat Extermination Really the Way to Move Forward

How Much Does a Rat Exterminator Cost

Rat extermination and pest control in general is full of misconceptions and myths. Rat extermination is a very affordable way to keep the rats out of your property for good without ever having to compromise for quality. Rat extermination is thought to be expensive because of precocieved notions we have about the field in general.…

Can Rats Attack my Pets when they are Indoors

Can Rats Attack My Pets When They are Indoors?

Rats and pets are not a good mix. If there are rats in your home, there is indeed the risk of an attack. Rats are generally cautious and easygoing creatures, but they can do some serious harm if they feel threatened. Your pet may want to hunt them down and get hurt in the process.…

Is There Any Way I can Lure Rats out of My Garage

Is There Any Way I Can Lure Rats Out of My Garage?

Rats are terrible pests to have in the garage. They’re destructive, hazardous, and frightening. Rats carry diseases with them wherever they go, and they’ll cost you hundreds – if not thousands – in damages to the structure of your home. It’s important to get the rats out as soon as possible. If there is a…