A-1 SPECIALIZES IN
Rat Control is import , because rats are responsible for the spread of many diseases and for vast amounts of food losses as they destroy food with feces and urine.
They cause costly physical damage to doors, floors, ceilings, electrical wire, and pipes. They burrow and gnaw constantly and can go unnoticed until they physical damage or illness occurs.
A-1 Bonded Termite specializes in safe and effective rodent removal treatments. When taking care of your rat problem, you can expect the utmost care and professionalism by our certified team of pest removal specialists. Contact us to have rat control.
A-1 Pest Control thoroughly inspects your property to properly establish what pests we are dealing with, and their colony size.
Once the pest is isolated we find ways to effectively remove the pest from your living area.
Once your pests are eliminated, we ensure they don’t come back.
RAT PREVENTION TIPS
If you suspect a rodent infestation, it is important to hire a pest control professional to rid your home of rats as soon as possible. The most effective way to get rid of rats is to call A-1 Bonded Termite, Inc. for a free inspection*.
Your inspector will make recommendations to eliminate the infestation and make suggestions on how to correct conditions that may be conducive to re-infestations.
Rats are primarily nocturnal and social rodents that burrow closely to one another. They are good swimmers but some are poor climbers. Rats have poor eyesight but excellent hearing, smell, taste, and touch. They often enter homes in the fall so seek warmth, food, and water. Rats can to gnaw through almost anything – including plastic or lead pipes – to obtain food or water.
They can be a constant nuisance for restaurants because of their ability to cause food-borne illnesses. The regulation on sanitation for rodents is in food service is very strict.
brown, black, or white with scattered black hairs; gray to white underside
5″ – 9″
Rats are known to live in fields, farmlands, sewers, in structures.
They frequently burrow in soil near riverbanks, in garbage and woodpiles, and under concrete slabs. Indoors, rats often nest in basements, attic insulation, piles of debris or undisturbed materials. Rodents can enter a home through any opening as small as the size of a quarter.
PEST THREAT LEVEL
Rats cause property damage and bite. Through their gnawing and eating in search of food, water, and shelter they can destroy insides of walls, electrical, ruin all floors and ceilings – essentially destroying all of your property value.
As if that wasn’t bad enough, rats are known for transmitting deadly diseases including hantaviruses, plague, jaundice, rat-bite fever, cowpox virus, trichinosis and salmonellosis. In addition, rats can contaminate food and introduce fleas into a home.
Contact us for information on rat control and how to protect your home or business.