Rats & Mice Castle Hill NSW – Emergency Residential Rodent Exterminators

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Rats & Mice

Rats & Mice were introduced to Australia by the very first European settlers and they have been an issue ever since.

They can multiply quickly and will do significant damage to your home, business and furniture through their gnawing activities. They will also infect food and other products through the droppings they leave behind. Their droppings have even been implicated as potential asthma triggers in children.

Not only are rats and mice harmful they have also been known to trigger home fires after chewing through electrical cables.

Castle Hill Pest Control’s mouse control service

At Castle Hill Pest Control, we understand the concerns to your home, family or business from the existence of mice.

As experts in mouse control, we provide quick and efficient services to help your property remain pest-free.

Backed by over 85 years of global experience, our certified professionals are based in Castle Hill and are local to you.

With continuous training for the current technology, treatments and innovation, we are in the very best position to be able to provide you the most effective mouse control services available.

Common Rodent Types in Castle Hill

Roof rat (Black Rat)

Nests in attics, wall voids, hollow trees. Normally enters the home from trees or power lines. Prefers fruit, but will consume all type of foods. Prefers to travel off the ground.

Norway rat (Sewer Rat)

Digs burrows along structures and under debris piles, frequently found in basements. Can go into houses through toilet pipes. Prefers meat and fish, but will consume anything. Really aggressive, strong burrower and an exceptional swimmer.

Wood Rat

Prefer to not live near humans. Normally, develop their nests on the ground in wooded locations. Active at night and generally vegetarian– eating plants, woodland fruits, and they particularly like acorns.

Rats and mice trigger diseases!

Rats and mice are massive carriers of many different diseases, and it has been reported that rats bite more than fifteen thousand individuals per year, involving very young, old or incapacitated. A few of the illness triggered by rats are bubonic plague, salmonella, leptospirosis, Hantavirus and tularemia.

Indications of rat and mice activity consist of;.

Finding typical indications of mice, such as droppings, could show an active problem in your home or business.

  • Droppings – 50/80 droppings a night, little and dark (approx. 3 – 8 mm in length), spread randomly. Look for droppings particularly along walls, in cabinets or under sinks.
  • Grease marks (smudges or smears) – This is triggered by mice fur constantly brushing against walls, floors and skirting on regular paths. You may find dark smears around holes or around corners.
  •  Urine pillars – In establishedor heavy infestations, body grease, integrated with dirt and urine, develops into little mounds, up to 4cm high and 1cm wide.
  •  Scratching sounds – People frequently report hearing unusual scratching sounds during the night when mice are most active. Listen for sounds between partition walls, under floorboards, in false ceilings, basements and lofts.
  • Nests – Mice utilize easy to shred products, such as paper and fabrics, together with other soft products to line their nest. Check lofts, suspended ceilings, cavity walls, under floorboards and behind fridges, under stoves and in airing cabinets. Nests will frequently contain young mice.
  • Tracks (footprints) – Dusty environments such as unused lofts and basements can appear rodent tracks and tail marks. To look for activity, sprinkle flour, talcum powder or china clay and check the next day for fresh tracks.
  • Live or dead rat or mice – Identifying a mouse or rat during the daytime can be an indication of a heavy problem.
  • Strong smell – Mice urinate frequently and their wee has a strong ammonia-like smell. The smell may be very strong near the main site of activity or in enclosed spaces. This smell can stick around for a very long time (even after an invasion has been removed).

If you observe any of these indications, call Castle Hill Pest Control today for a free quote on targeted mouse and rat control, utilizing the current technologies and innovation.

Our service is guaranteed and is offered as part of our Year Round Protection Plan.

Concerned about rats and mice in your home or business?

  • You can take some practical actions now to deter rats and mice in the first place and prevent an infestation. Before you start to treat for rats, Castle Hill Pest Control recommends:.
    Make sure all food is stored safely in refrigerators, freezers and sealed containers or jars.
  • Repair any holes in walls and fill gaps that exist in flooring, doors or windows.
  •  Clean, sweep and vacuum your house ahead of the treatment and do this regularly to help continuous control.
  •  Remove any unneeded cardboard, paper or packaging that rats can utilize for making nests.
  •  Make notes on where rats are seen and share these information with your pest control service technician.
    For an existing problem right now, you can count on Castle Hill Pest Control to get rid of rats and mice safely and effectively.

With 85 years of worldwide experience in controlling mice, our certified professionals live locally in the locations they serve and can provide a fast option to your problem.

For A-class services in Baulkham Hills, Glenhaven, Cherrybrook, West Pennant Hills, North Rocks, Bella Vista, Kellyville, Winston Hills, Beecroft, Dural and Castle Hill, connect with us!

We take great pride in ourselves as one of the few businesses that provide a competitive pricing policy. Regardless of your budget, be assured that we can work something out for you! Our experienced exterminators are eagerly expecting your call. Get in touch with us today!

Other services we provide include Termite Treatment, Cockroach Removal, Ant and Spider Removal, Rat and Mouse Removal, Bed Bug and Flea Removal, and many more.