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Kawartha Pest Control will continue to provide our services during this pandemic.

Your protection is our top priority - As a result our technicians will perform services wearing face masks and protective gloves.

As a further preventative measure all surfaces contacted by our technicians (door knobs etc.) will be disinfected with a germicidal spray before they leave your home.

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Practical approaches to keep your home rat and vermin free this winter

The previous winter was not too awful, but rather this year is relied upon to ring in more run of the mill winter temperatures. Cool temperatures imply that rats, mice and different rodents will look for haven your home. Actually, mice, rats, and squirrels are required to attack homes by the thousand this winter, hunting down a warm place to spend the cold season. That is the reason you ought to practice ethical vermin prevention now to stay away from issues later.

Pest Prevention, Because Rats Cause Damage

Once inside a structure, mice and rats can be significantly more than only an annoyance. Microscopic organisms loaded and equipped with consistently developing teeth that are amazingly proficient on biting on pretty much any material, rodents can spread countless to both people and pets, trade off the structure of a building, and even begin fires by biting through wires.

Notwithstanding the harm they cause, rats likewise convey terrible infections, for example, Hantavirus and Salmonella that can make hurt your family.

In the event that you have not done as such yet, right now is an ideal opportunity to practice safe nuisance control to maintain a strategic distance from sickness and property harm brought on by rats.

9 Pest Prevention Tips for Rats

These reasonable bug counteractive action tips don’t work for rats and different rodents, yet will likewise keep different bugs under control.

• Store both your food and different things in fixed, plastic compartments, instead of in cardboard boxes.

• Discard garbage consistently.

• Introduce screens over any vents and openings.

• Seal gaps, crevices, or breaks in and around your home, especially in spots where pipes and links enter the home and review the wires for bite marks.

• Replace any loose weather stripping or mortar around the windows or storm cellar establishment.

• Channel water far from the home by introducing occupies or canals.

• Store your firewood no less than five feet off the ground, and more distant than 20 feet from your home or any structure.

• Trim any bushes, shrubberies or grass in which rodents may look for asylum from people or predators. In like manner, keep any overhanging trees or branches far from the house with the goal that it can’t be utilized as scaffolds to go into your home.

• Tidy up spills, dishes and any wrecks quickly after suppers, and store pet sustenance and water bowls overnight, or store in a sufficiently bright, open zone.

Our professionally trained staff will come to your home or business and perform a thorough inspection of the building. We will fully explain all the procedures that would be required to humanely remove the entire bat colony and “bat proof” your building. We will take pictures or video of the conditions in your attic, present them for your viewing and explain how our safe removal of the guano could be performed. Because we are the best in pest control, extermination, carpenter ants, spider control and rodents control.