Lyon Township Michigan’s Best Wildlife Management Company
We pride our selves on integrity and quality. We never settle for anything less than the best. We provide 24 hour service 7 days a week in Lyon Township MI. From live animal capture to dead animal removal, we are fully equipped to hand any wildlife control need. Regardless if it’s squirrels and raccoons in your attic or skunk and groundhogs under your deck, our qualified technicianS are prepared for it all.
We always think with safety in mind, therefore you never have to worry about kids or pets with our trap set ups. We use humane trapping methods for all of our Lyon Township residential service calls. If you are in need of animal removal services, dead or alive, contact us today!
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IntroductionFor your house to feel like home, you need to keep it comfortable. This means getting rid of any pests that could be living with you. There are animals which can get into your home and transform it into their dens. Examples of these are raccoons, bats, squirrels, rats and opossums. Collectively known as wildlife pests, they are a nuisance which you should eliminate the moment you notice it. Since they can be dangerous when provoked, the best step to take is to contact a professional pest removal company like ours. We are equipped to capture and get rid of pests from your house in a humane way. Here is more about our services.Raccoon removalRaccoons become pests when they begin to live in our houses. They can tear through your soffit and create a den in the attic. They could also live in the chimney and steal the food that you keep for your dog or cat. Raccoons could also invade your home and pose a risk if they are rabid. As such, if you notice a torn soffit, open vents or see raccoons in your house, contact our company. We are equipped to capture and remove these pests from your house. We also perform raccoon exclusion to prevent a re-infestation.Bat controlBats are a common pest in houses today. These flying mammals commonly invade and live in the attic, chimney or any dark, abandoned space in your house. Bats also cause terrible odors in your home. Their guano emits an odor that is both irritating and dangerous. Bat urine contains high levels of ammonia. The fumes from this fluid can cause respiratory problems for you and your pets. Therefore, contact our professional wildlife control specialists to remove the bats from your house as soon as you suspect their presence. We remove these pests and also exclude them so that they cannot re-infest your house.Extra servicesCleaning up droppingsWe are a comprehensive wildlife control company. As such, we remove pests from your house and perform some extra services to ensure your comfort. Whenever we remove pests such as bats, our skilled staff cleans up the bat guano from your attic. We also remove any dirt, twigs or food items that could have been dragged into your house by pests such as raccoons. By doing this, our staff restores your home. We promote hygiene and make your home fresh once again.Repairing damage to your houseThere are pests that cause structural damage to your house when they invade it. A good example of such is raccoons. They are notorious for tearing open soffits, breaking into vents and also chewing away insulation. After getting rid of some raccoons for you, we fix this structural damage. Our staff are trained on how to perform corrective construction. Therefore, contacting us for a pest control job gets the pests gone and your house repaired too.ConclusionPests such as raccoons and bats are a nuisance. They cause unappealing noises in our homes. They also leave droppings that can cause diseases and discomfort. Whenever you notice signs of a pest in your house, contact us. We are skilled and experienced in pest removal and damage repair too.
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
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Wild Animal Control Services
You have been hearing of incessant noises in your attic, the unpleasant whiff of skunk odor floating around the house and found a raccoon living in your chimney. Dealing with these nuisance animals can cause a great deal of stress in your home.
The best way to remove these animals is through live trapping, setting up traps and baits. However, this method can cause several problems if not executed well and can be punishable by law for animal cruelty. Setting up a trap that is too small or incorrect bait could lead you to trap the wrong animal.
Some of them are pretty clever stealing the bait from the trap without being caught, too. Worse, after figuring out the trap, they will never enter it again. With numerous attempts of failing to capture them, it is advisable to contact a professional from the wild animal control services to step in.
Most Common Wildlife Nuisances
If left uncapped, chimneys have the potential to be a home for animals living off in the nearby branches. It can also be a breeding ground for colonies of bats, birds that fell off, or a shelter for a mother raccoon and her children on spring time.
Wildlife may seek out your home as a shelter from possible predators, which can lead to complications. A raccoon can tear up the insulation inside the house by making entry holes, squirrels may eat house wires that can lead to an unexpected fire, and droppings of bats in humid areas cause lung disease.
Stoop and Deck Animals
Feces, a pile of dirt, and animals could die under the decks which may need extraction as soon as possible. Skunks could also spray on stoop and decks.
Wildlife Control Services
Improper wildlife trapping can cause you a hefty fine or even jail time. Trapping without a license in some states is considered illegal. It is therefore imperative to remove these animals in a humane manner according to the laws of the state.
Exclusion and repairs
Closing off points of entry from your house is one of the ways to exclude animals from your property. Concrete and metal materials are used to prevent possible chewing by these animals in the future.
Treatment and Sanitation
There is possible contamination in the area due to the fact that these animals breed, defecate and urinate in the area. This can spread through the insulation and possibly infect you and your loved ones. The insulation, therefore, needs to be replaced because it may cause health risks. Antimicrobial treatment and proper sanitation should be undertaken as well.
If left unsupervised, wild animals can cause serious damage to properties. It can also pose a potential threat to you and your loved ones as well. You should seek out professional help from wild animal control services should these problems arise because safety should always be your main concern.
And what about the droppings left behind in your attic? Is this something you want hanging above your head at night when you sleep? Raccoons are known for using a single spot in your home as a latrine, while using another part of your attic as their living area. This can lead to matted attic insulation and reduced “R” values, which means you continue to lose money as you continue to heat and cool your home. It can also lead to stained ceilings and unnecessary odors. Let our attic restoration professionals remove that soiled insulation and replace it with your choice of insulation products. Our specialists can prepare insurance bids with most major insurance companies and get your attic back in shape in no time. From gutter protection, attic fan vent guards, roof vent guards, gable vent closures and soffit vent repairs, our team can do it all with one single call.