Common Nuisance Wildlife Control Problems in Richmond, MI
Guaranteed Wildlife Exclusion And Animal Damage Repairs
Signs of a Squirrel Infestation
Wildlife Removal Services
Can I Use Traps to Catch Bats?
Dead Raccoon Removal
Raccoon Extermination Services
Bat Removal & Control
How Do You Find the Areas Where Bats Are Getting In?
What Kind of Damage Do Bats Cause?
Do Skunks Attack Chickens?
What Can I Do to Keep Squirrels out of the Attic?
Squirrels in Homes - What Damages Do They Cause In Attics
Trapping Gray Squirrels
Bat Removal & Control
Squirrel Droppings - What Does Squirrel Poop Look Like
Attic remediation is a common service offered by wildlife removal businesses. Attic remediation sometimes becomes necessary when there has been an animal infestation in the attic area. Prolonged infestations often leave large amounts of waste and urine in the attic and the only way to rid the fierce odor is to remediate all the damaged insulation, sanitize the attic, and place new insulation down. Call the animal removal company listed in your area for attic restoration. If your area is not listed in my directory, email me and I will recommend a company. Attic remediation sometimes goes hand-in-hand with wildlife problems because of the damage they can cause to your attic. It is nice to have a company that can deal with all problems associated with nuisance wildlife instead of having to hire separate companies for different services.
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.
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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
Once the bats and animals are excluded, we perform all the necessary proofing repairs to prevent the bats and other wildlife pest from returning. Bats can cause great damage to your attic and become a health hazard. Attic restoration or clean up of damaged insulation is highly recommended to get your attic to its correct condition. Bat guano (their feces) carry a wide range of bacteria and fungi spores which can become airborne if not treated correctly. We are certified, licensed, and insured bat removal specialists. We provide nuisance wildlife control services for bats, birds and other nuisance wildlife removal in all of South East Michigan, Lansing area, and Ann Arbor, MI.