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Rodent Control

Rodent Control & Removal
Services in Melbourne

Rodent control Melbourne

If you are experiencing a rodent infestation and require rodent control, you’re not alone. Rodents (such as rats and mice) breed easily and can produce a litter of 10 pups every 19 to 21 days. These pests often terrorise families and businesses by scurrying into premises for shelter and food.

Utilising the latest technology and equipment, our rodent control experts at Pestline are well equipped to remove rodents in a timely and effective manner. Operating across Melbourne’s South East and Mornington, enquire now to find out more about our rodent removal services and get a tailor made plan specifically designed for your individual pest problem.

Why are rodents destructive?

Rodents can gnaw on everything from air conditioning and heating ducts to water pipes, which can destroy your residential home or business. You may have even wondered – can mice cause fires? Unfortunately, all rodents can gnaw on your electrical wires and are a major fire hazard for Melburnians. Not to mention that a rodent infestation can bring down the value of your property. In fact, when left unattended, overtime, rodents can cause so much structural damage that your property becomes unlivable.

Not only can rodents destroy residences, they can also be harmful for our health. Just breathing in contaminated dust can infect humans with diseases including the plague and salmonella. Rodent droppings and urine can contaminate the air and the food. Rats and mice have spread over 35 diseases around the world. Their quick reproduction cycle means that infestations occur easily and a family of rodents could be living inside your home in a matter of weeks. This is why rodent control (such as rats and mice removal) is so important.

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How to discourage mice and rats from your home?

If you don’t have a rodent problem yet, but want to prevent rodents from entering your property, there are a few things you need to check. Make sure that your home is completely sealed and clean. Check your chimneys and any other holes around the premises. Make sure that you are not leaving food or dirty dishes to discourage rodents from taking the risk of entering your home or business premise. Ensure that any trees on the property are properly trimmed away as well.

Consider utilising various smells to scare rodents away. Botanical repellents, including lavender and peppermint oil, are commonly used as a deterrent to prevent rodents from entering the premises. Perhaps another furry friend could help as well! Often, rodents are scared of cats and avoid areas that have one.

However, once rodents have nested, it’s time to consider rodent control.

How to tell how many rats are in your house or office

If you want to know whether you have any rodents living in your home or office, here are a few signs of infestation.

The most obvious signs are rat or mice droppings around the premises. These can be identified by their small size compared to other animal droppings. If you see any bites or scratches around your kitchen area, this may indicate that rodents have been eating your food. Other damages around the premises can include frayed wires and chipped pipes, a sign that rodents are gnawing. You can often hear and sometimes see them scurrying around in the night. When there are a lot of them, you may even spot them in the daytime. Some rodents have good climbing ability and often like to nest on the roof. As such, you might be hearing noise from the rats in the roof above. This is when rodent control comes in.

What is rodent control?

When a rodent infestation occurs, you should not handle it alone. Non-professional rodent removal services are often short-term solutions. A mice trap will get rid of a couple mice, but it will not destroy a whole infestation. Many of the stronger products also use dangerous chemicals that can be very harmful for your health. Rodents are also simply disgusting to handle. Putting it off, however, can lead to an even larger infestation.

Our professional rodent control services in Melbourne are personalised based on the type of infestation you have. We know the signs of a rodent infestation like the back of our hands. As such, we will check every nook and cranny, particularly rodent hot spot areas, to remove them. Hiring a specialist will ensure that all rodents are removed from your premises safely to provide the best rodent control. You definitely do not want to accidentally leave one rodent, only for it to breed and have multiple rodents return in the future!

What sets Pestline’s rodent control services apart?

Pestline uses the latest technology and equipment to remove rodents in a timely and effective manner. Our rodent control plans are specifically designed for your individual pest problem.

We offer affordable rodent removal services with leading safety measures. All of the chemicals we use are environmentally safe and tested. We make sure that we’re only harming the pests and never the people. Our experienced, family-run business delivers quality rodent control solutions in Melbourne for a competitive price.

We also make sure that our service does not end at the sale. We provide great advice on how to prevent future rodent infestations to keep your property safe.

Worried about your rodent problem and want to know more? Speak with us today on 1300 361 646 or book online for a FREE, no obligation quote.

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