Common Nuisance Wildlife Control Problems in New Boston, MI
Animal Proofing And Raccoon Damage Repair
What Should I Do with a Skunk After I Catch It?
How Do I Get Rid of Skunks?
Dead Raccoon Removal
Dead Animal Removal Company
What Are Raccoon Reproduction Months?
What Do Squirrel Noises In An Attic Sound Like?
Clean Up Of Accumulation of Guano, or Feces
Squirrels in Attics - How To Get Rid Of Squirrels
How to Get Rid of Squirrels With Repellents
Raccoon Removal & Control
Loose Squirrels Stuck Inside Homes
Electronic Repellents For Raccoons
How to Get Rid of Skunks Humanely
One of the most common complaints involving nuisance wildlife is the noise they can produce in a home. Many home owners may be unaware that they even have an unwanted visitor in their home if not for the noise. Certain animals may spend their time crawling around (and doing other things) in their newfound home (your attic, soffits, walls, garage, etc.). The scurrying scratching, chewing, or vocal noise that you hear may be most unwelcome, particularly from nocturnal animals. The primary culprits are raccoons, squirrels, rats, and mice, but other creatures may be at work. Give me a call, and I will identify the source of the noise, as well the means by which the animals are entering the structure. Get the problem fixed, and you will sleep better at night!
Chimney Animals: Animals living in a chimney are typically the result of having an uncapped chimney that is either near branches or on a home that is frequented with animals. Common situations for Michigan wildlife in chimneys is raccoons and raccoon mother with litters of babies denning in the spring, squirrels that have fallen down the chimney and are unable to climb back up, birds that have fallen down and are unable to fly up the chimney, chimney swifts which are able to fly out once reaching adult size, bat colonies roosting inside of the chimney and we have even encountered a duck that had fell into the chimney and sadly died.Animal removal from chimneys will vary in methods from animal to animal. Raccoons are usually either fished out by hand or if the correct time of the year they areevicted with a hormone treatment, squirrels can typically be scared into running up a rope that has been dropped down the chimney, birds that can not fly must be hand removed, and chimney swifts and bats must be removed with a one way valve once the young are able to fly.
Raccoon Control Services
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Choosing Bat Control Services
Bat invasion into homes has been a common problem throughout many parts of the world. Bats such as the Pallid Bat have been known to occupy structures such as barns, bridges and even buildings that are both occupied by people as well as vacant buildings. That is just an example of the many species of bats that can invade human occupied buildings and cause discomfort
Bat Prevention Services
In case bats invade your home and you want to get rid of them, it is always advisable to choose bat control services that are humane and not harmful to the animals. So you should avoid services that involve trapping, use of poison or the use of bat repellents.
Where Bats Tend To Roost
There are common places that bats tend to roost. These places are Eave troughs, under shingles, gable vents and the most notable, hanging above door. Bats in these different places require different treatment and different methods of removal.
Removing bats roosting on eaves
Removing bats from eaves is quite simple since it only requires a net or an exclusion tube. This helps as the bat will be able to fly out but won't be able to fly back in.
Removing bats from gable vents
There are a number of ways to get rid of bats roosting in gable vents.
One of these ways is hand removal, you have to take safety precautions such as wearing gloves and using a stable ladder, but this method is not recommended.
Another way of removing bats from gable vents is by spraying the bats with water from the inside of the house until they fly out, once they are out sealing of the gable vents is necessary to prevent the bat from coming back in. also, other openings in the house should be sealed.
Removing bats from ridge vents
There are different types of ridge vents. Some ridges have plastic caps, some have metal caps and some have interwoven ridge caps, bats roosting in the above mentioned ridge vents have different ways of removal.
- Metal ridge caps – one should remove the rubber end pieces which will let the bats in through the end caps.
- Plastic ridge caps – These are good for air flow but are not effective when it comes to preventing bats from getting into the attic. Plastic ridge caps like cobra style can be used to prevent bats from entering your house.
- Interwoven ridge caps – this is the most recommended for bat control. It is not as effective in ventilation but it won't let bats in unless cap is broken.
It is advisable to call and expert who will remove it by hand. But if that isn't possible, you can try a couple of techniques to get rid of the bats. Some of them are.
- Covering the area where the bat grips onto with aluminum foil. This will prevent the bat from gripping onto the surface
- You may try cleaning the place where the bat hangs onto with ammonia, this will clean the bat urine from the wall and will also get rid of the odor the bat leaves behind, bats are attracted by the smell they leave behind
Raccoons and bats are common pest animals in urban areas. These animals love living in cities and suburbs from where they can cause numerous kinds of annoyance, for example, raccoons like living in the house and attic and can tip over garbage cans, steal birds seeds and pet food. Whereas bats are known to exist in build colonies where they can leave bat droppings or guano in attics. These droppings may end up causing histoplasmosis, a disease caused by fungus infection and primarily affects lungs. Thus to rid off these wild animals, you need to seek the services of animal control wildlife company and below are some of the services we provide.
Exclusion work and repair
The only way you’ll need to prevent wild animals from coming back into your attic is by debarring them. This is done by our technicians whereby they’ll seal off any entry point around your house where these animals may have been using. When performing this exercise, our technicians will use concrete and metal materials. This is to ensure that the animals won't be able to chew through them. Depending on the wildlife species, the material type and species may be adjusted to fit best your wildlife control problem. After our technicians have rid off annoying animals from your attic, they’ll tidy up the
disarray left behind by the animals. When these animals are in the attic, they cause damages from defecating, breeding, and urinating. All these together with bacteria, insects, and diseases are contaminants that may spread across your home’s insulation. These threats may lead to acute respiratory problems, i.e. bacteria getting in your home’s airways through A/C tubing leaks or wall voids. However, the good news is after our technicians have made a full clean up of your attic and restored it, it would look like you’ve never had a problem with it.
Attic restoration and insulation replacements
Raccoons and bats infestation may leave your insulation needing replacement. After our technicians have replaced affected insulation, to sanitize your home of all diseases and bacteria and break down all urine and faeces, your attic will be treated with the antimicrobial application. This is to make sure you'll no longer have to be fret about health issues. The advantage of anti-bacterial treatment is that it would get into your attic’s crevices ensuring nothing is left behind. Finally, after your attic has been adequately treated and cleaned, our technicians will install new pest control cellulose insulation into the attic to suitable energy saving levels. After all that is done, our team will restore your attic making it look like it had never had an animal invasion at all.