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Pesky Rodents are No Mickey Mouse

Pesky Rodents are No Mickey Mouse

If the pesky rodents that are unwelcome in your house were half as entertaining and adorable as Disney’s Mickey Mouse, then having them around your home might not be much of a problem.  Unfortunately, having pesky rodents running around your home and gnawing at your stuff is simply too annoying and could even be dangerous – think about your newest designer bag chewed up in one corner or your electrical wiring bared and prone to sparks that could start a fire.  When you have a rodent problem, you cannot simply shrug it off and ignore it.  You have to do something about it at the soonest possible time to prevent damage to your home and personal belongings.  There are professional pest control companies that can help you get rid of your rodent problem.  They are equipped with both the pest control knowledge and the expertise to help get rodents out of your home and keep them out for good. Why Use A Pest Control Company To Get Rid Of Rodents? It is not all the time that people consider consulting with a pest control Myrtle Beach professional.  Some people might not know that they have rodents in their home or they might believe that rodents simply cannot get into their home.  But, these pests can actually make their way into your home with the smallest of holes and spaces.  Especially during the colder winter months, these rodents search for places where they can stay warm and feed – homes are perfect as it presents a “buffet” of food for these rodents.  The best pest control tip to keep these rodents...
Winter Pest Control

Winter Pest Control

Is Winter Pest Control Necessary? The weather has become cooler even here in Myrtle Beach and as we start adding that sweatshirt or sweater to our outerwear, the insects and other pests such as rodents are also looking for a warm place to retreat.  That warm place is very often your home. Rodents, such as rats and mice, in particular are looking for a warm hiding place for their families.  They look for a place that is warm with plenty of food sources and that makes your home very inviting.  The biggest problem with rodents is the property damage they cause in the way of chewing electrical wires, tearing your insulation and contaminating your food. Many people think their house is pest-proof, however, a small mouse can squeeze through tiny spaces as small as a nickel.  This makes it easy for them to find their way into your home. Pest Control Tips For Keeping Your Home Rodent Free The first thing you will want to do is to seal any cracks or holes on the outside of your home.  Look for areas where utilities or other pipes enter your home.  This is one of the most common places where pests will enter your home.  Use a sealant such as expandable foam or steel wool to seal the area around the pipes. The next pest control tips is to check your screen vents in your crawl space and around your chimneys.  Make sure there are no holes where rodents have entered in the past.  If necessary replace these screens with a tight mesh screen. Install door sweeps or rubber seals...