Need Rodent Control in Fresno CA?
Have you noticed a mice, rat, or other rodent in your home?
More than 1 in 3 (37%) American homeowners report that they’ve seen a rodent in their home in the last year. Among the top three places rodents were seen, the most common areas were in the garage (39%), kitchen (35%), and basement (27%).
Like most homeowners and renters, the most common concern of seeing a rodent inside of your home is the possible diseases they carry. The average mice/rat carries infectious diseases and can spread salmonella, hantavirus, allergies, plague, and lots more.
Total Pest Control Fresno is dedicated to keeping your family safe from rodents year ’round. Which is why our technicians have mastered rodent control and rodent removal techniques over the years. If you think you hear a rodent in your home – do not wait. Click the button below to schedule a free consultation with an expert from the Total Pest Control family.
Where Do Mice, Rats, and Other Rodents Hide?
When looking for rodents in your home, listen for movement in your walls and ceilings late at night. Mice and rats are nocturnal creatures and are most active after the sun goes down. Another big identifier that you may have a rodents present in your home is you find droppings near food sources (kitchen, dining room, etc).
As always, if looking for rodents just isn’t your thing! Contact us today for a free inspection.
The Health Risks of Mice, Rats, and Rodents
Having a rodent infestation should be a serious health concern for you, your family, and pets. Mice and rats are capable of multiplying faster than any other rodents and they aren’t known for their cleanliness. The average house mice or roof rat carries over 7 diseases and an infection from a single bite can lead to serious illness and loss of limb.
Just a few common diseases spread by rodents are hantavirus, salmonella, allergies & asthma, tularemia, plague, rat bite fever, lymphocytic choriomeningitis & leptospirosis.