Rodent Control Services in Fairfield County CT
One of the more difficult type pests to control are rodents. Mice and rats can live wherever humans live or store food products, or dispose of refuse. They have plagued man for countless millennia and only way to control them is with thorough inspections to determine access points to property and any potential harborages. Once this is done, and access is removed to the buildings, traps or poisons can be placed to reduce populations outside the premises.
Internal infestations should be removed with traps since dead rodents in attics, basements, or crawlspaces will produce both odors and health hazards. Rodents are known vectors for disease transmission as they harbor various parasites from fleas and ticks to dozens of various microbes. In addition, pest control professionals will often see heavily infested attics or basements that are completely contaminated with rodent feces and urine.
Rodents have a remarkable ability to adapt and can enter buildings in search of food, water, and shelter or they may be transported in boats, trains, trucks or in freight and cargo. As temperatures cool in the fall, they seek out shelters and the ones used by humans are perfect for these mammals. Unfortunately, rats eat and contaminate foodstuffs and animal feed. They also damage containers and packaging materials in which foods and feed are stored. They are constantly gnawing, eating and excreting waste and they will cause considerable damage to property if left unchecked. Should you have a rodent infestation in the Fairfield County area call a pest professional such as yalepest.com. They are specialists in rodent control fairfield ct.