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Rat Removal Houston

We help you get rid of rats in your homes.

Rat Removal Houston, Texas

As rodent control specialists in Houston, TX, we have a specialized team that is capable of removing even large populations of rats. We will find their nest and remove both big and small rats. As for safety, our workers have proper safety materials including masks, respirators, gloves and coveralls they can use during rat removal. We will also clean up rat infested areas so we leave your house clean and safe for use by you and your family. We will also seal openings and cracks that rats may use to get into the house preventing future infestation.
 

Do Not Try Removing Rats on Your Own

Call a rat removal swervice like Rat Removal Houston today.

Rat Removal Houston, Texas

Rats are sneaky and annoying but this is not the reason why you should be worried about them. They harbor many disease-causing microorganisms and they destroy property. You need to give us a call the minute you spot a rat in your property. The rat may have made your attic their home or they can invade any other part of the home. Even rats that do not live inside the house should be a matter of concern. They will often come in to look for food and in the process destroy property and transmit diseases.

The Dangers Posed by Rats

Rats are wild animals and they belong in the wild. However, you will often find them making their homes near humans because there they will get food, shelter and water. In their pursuit to look for these things they tend to harm the environment. Rats will:

• Chew on household items including furniture, clothes, carpet and books to name but a few.
• Gnaw food storage containers in their search for food.
• Eat grains, pet food and any other food they find. They will eat stored food, food that is in use and waste food thrown in the bins.
• Chew on insulation on walls, electric cords and other wires.
• Make a place smelly because of making nests that have urine and droppings on them.
• Spread diseases like Rat-Bite Fever, Plague and Salmonellosis.

With all the risks explained above, it is evident that you need rat removal Houston if you have such animals in your home.

How Can You Know Rats are Nearby?

Rats are clever animals and they know how to hide. They will attack when you are out of sight and scurry away the minute you show up. This means that actually seeing the rat itself is not easy. You need to be on the lookout for the following signs:

• Rat droppings. These are black in color and look like a large grain of rice.
• Scratching and/or gnawing noises.
• Holes. Rats tend to dig holes that they use for shelter, nesting and food storage. You can find these holes near structures like walls.
• A trail of destruction on household items.

Do Not Try Removing Rats on Your Own

You can remove rats yourself but it is unsafe and the methods you use may harm the rats. Some common DIY rat removal methods involve the use of rodenticides. These are chemicals that kill rodents. On the other and is the old method of using cats. Cats are natural predators of mice and rats. Keeping a cat can help chase away and eat rats. However if you have many rats a cat or two may not be enough to get rid of all the rats. What is more? The population of rats increases over a short period of time. You could also try chasing and catching the rats on your own but with their agility you will not be successful.

Rat removal Houston should be left to the experts. Talk to us and let us take care of removing all the rats in your home. We will find out where they are and remove them one after the other. We are equipped with proper baits and traps that we will use to lure and trap the animals. We never use rodenticides to catch these or any other rodents. With our humane tactics we are able to make your home rat-free and free rats so they can roam in the wild where they belong. Nobody has to die!

As rodent control specialists in Houston, TX, we have a specialized team that is capable of removing even large populations of rats. We will find their nest and remove both big and small rats. As for safety, our workers have proper safety materials including masks, respirators, gloves and coveralls they can use during rat removal. We will also clean up rat infested areas so we leave your house clean and safe for use by you and your family. We will also seal openings and cracks that rats may use to get into the house preventing future infestation.