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Mice and Rat Pest Control by Bug Busters
Mice are the most common pest in the world. They are only 2 to 3 inches long (without tail measurement), usually in brown color but sometimes may be found in some other colors as well.
Mice are considered the most terrible pest in the US. They are also known as rodents and can be found inside houses, farms, or commercial properties. Mostly you can find rats wherever the food is easily available for them. The territory of mice can be small, but they are always nearby the food source.
Mice and rats get in and make places for themselves; they are very tough to get rid of in homes, farms, and commercial properties. They spread many life-threatening diseases for both humans and pets. They cause a lot of damage in the property like making holes between cracks and walls, they destroy the cloths, they infect the open food, and they sometimes also cause damage to pets.
What are the facts that you must know about mice?
- Mice breed very quickly and can produce around 6 – 8 pups at a time, and they reproduce all year round, so their population increases rapidly.
- Mice are very social and always live in groups. So if one rat enters your property, then soon they will create their family and will be huge in number.
- Mice are excellent climbers and can climb your beds as well. They are also very good escapers and they always manage to get food for themselves and escape without being trapped.
- Mice can get in anywhere. With their tiny size, they can squeeze in anywhere and make a shelter for themselves. Maybe through the back of the refrigerator, or your cabinetry, or even the garage- they can make their way anywhere.
- Mice can survive by any food, be it human food or pet food. They only need food to grow.
How do I identify that there are mice, rats, and rodents in my house?
Signs like urine, droppings, a rodent’s paw prints, and holes on the wall or in corners of the floor are the common ways to identify the presence of mice in your home.
A very good inspection by Bug Busters can check and confirm with all these signs what type of rats are present, how serious the problem is, what are the main reasons behind it are, and how to control this in future.
How can I get rid of mice from my property?
You can do pest control of mice yourself by –
- Placing mousetraps in your home.
- Placing baits as food in different corners of your home.
- Sealing all the holes and corners of your home.
- Cleaning all the corners as well as behind heavy furniture where they usually make their nests.
But these all take a lot of time, so it may take weeks to get the result you want. They reproduce and grow so quickly that it is almost impossible to get rid of rodents by yourself.
There are times when you want the quickest way to control mice and that’s where the hiring a professional from Bug Busters comes in. We have trained professionals who come to your property and not only solve your present rodent problem, but also take steps to prevent the mice from entering into your place in the future.
How does Bug Busters perform mice pest control?
We come to your property, be it a personal or a professional space, and to inspect the location thoroughly.
Bug Busters professional team will first find out the hiding places of the rodents, then the source of their food. We also find out the places or ways from where they are entering the property.
Our professionals will then take the necessary steps to do the extermination of the mice with various techniques. We not only do the pest control, but also take preventive steps so that long term pest prevention can take place.
How the Bug Busters professionals will do the extermination of the mice?
We are the experts who know the behaviors of the rodents. We train our professionals in a unique way where they learn all the tips and tricks to perform top quality pest control at all times. A thorough examination is the best way to find out the severity of the infestation.
Finding out the ways from where they are entering the property is the first step for pest control. Identifying the locations like a hole on the floor, the crack between two walls, a basement or a store that is not been commonly used, a garage, or maybe even the pipelines, is crucial in order to prevent future infestation. The entry places may include a long list of places to identify the routes of the entrants.
The placing of traps is extremely important. Traps should be placed in strategic locations so that the rodents get attracted to it.
The next thing is to decide on the baits. They should be of the best quality and be placed according to the severity of the infestation of mice.
Close all the entry areas so that rodents do the find a way to enter the property. Sealing the holes and filling the gaps between the pipelines are steps that we take to control the rats in the future.
Last, but an essential step, is to be consistent. We at Bug Busters make sure that we perform consistent services at your place so that you may never face the same problem again.
How to contact Bug Busters for mice pest control for my property?
You may call us at our corporate office at (434) 392-7814 and tell us the problem. We will exterminate the mice, and also make sure that they don’t come back in near future.
Why Choose Us?
Bug Busters Pest Control Services is a full-service pest management company dedicated to help exterminate and protect you from pesky pests. Our family owned company has been helping protect homes from pests including bugs and wildlife in the central/ south eastern parts of Virginia since 2004. Our company has been accredited by the National Pest Management Association and has won many awards for the services we provide. As a Quality Pro company, our technicians are trained to perform full inspections of your commercial or residential property thoroughly. We customize plans with each individual in mind, keeping cost affordable, and we will work with your schedule.
Whether it be a skunk problem, snake issue, termite infestation, ant overtaking, or mice in your walls, Bug Busters is here to help you with any of your pest control needs. We provide no- obligation inspections so that you are aware of every aspect of the extermination plan before we proceed. Our staff is here for you no matter the time of day as our customer service is available 24/7 to you. We also provide a wide range of home services including attic insulation installation, lawn treatments, and gutter cleaning. Our goal is to help you protect your greatest investment and your family so give us a call today so that we can implement our nationally
acclaimed services for you before the pests become a bigger problem.