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 a problem since.

They can multiply rapidly and will do considerable damage to your home, business and furnishings through their gnawing activities. They will also infect food and other materials through the droppings they leave behind. Their droppings have even been implicated as possible asthma triggers in kids.

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

Castle Hill Pest Control’s mouse control service

At Castle Hill Pest Control, we comprehend the issues to your home, household or business from the existence of mice.

As professionals in mouse control, we provide quick and efficient services to help your property stay 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 latest technology, treatments and innovation, we are in the very best position to be able to provide you the most efficient mouse control services readily available.

Common Rodent Types in Castle Hill

Roof rat (Black Rat)

Nests in attics, wall voids, hollow trees. Generally 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 foundations and under dirt piles, often found in basements. Can get in homes through toilet pipes. Prefers meat and fish, but will consume anything. Very aggressive, strong burrower and an excellent swimmer.

Wood Rat

Prefer to not live near people. Generally, construct their nests on the ground in woody locations. Active at night and generally vegetarian– eating plants, woodland fruits, and they especially like acorns.

Rats and mice cause illnesses!

Rats and mice are massive carriers of various illnesses, and it has been reported that rats bite more than fifteen thousand people per year, including very young, old or incapacitated. Some of the diseases brought on by rats are bubonic plague, salmonella, leptospirosis, Hantavirus and tularemia.

Signs of rat and mice activity include;.

Finding common signs of mice, such as droppings, might indicate an active invasion in your home or business.

  • Droppings – 50/80 droppings a night, little and dark (approx. 3 – 8 mm in length), spread randomly. Search for droppings particularly along walls, in cupboards or under sinks.
  • Grease marks (spots or smears) – This is brought on by mice fur continuously brushing against walls, floorings and skirting on routine paths. You might find dark smears around holes or around corners.
  •  Urine pillars – In establishedor heavy infestations, body grease, combined with dirt and urine, builds up into little mounds, as much as 4cm high and 1cm wide.
  •  Scratching noises – People often report hearing unusual scratching noises at night when mice are most active. Listen for noises between partition walls, under floorboards, in false ceilings, basements and lofts.
  • Nests – Mice utilize simple to shred materials, such as newspaper and fabrics, together with other soft materials to line their nest. Check lofts, suspended ceilings, cavity walls, under floorboards and behind refrigerators, under stoves and in airing cupboards. Nests will often contain young mice.
  • Tracks (footprints) – Dirty environments such as unused lofts and basements can show up rodent tracks and tail marks. To check for activity, sprinkle flour, baby 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 a sign of a heavy invasion.
  • Strong smell – Mice urinate often and their wee has a strong ammonia-like smell. The smell might be very strong near the primary site of activity or in enclosed spaces. This smell can linger for a very long time (even after an invasion has been gotten rid of).

If you notice any of these signs, call Castle Hill Pest Control today for a free quote on targeted mouse and rat control, using the latest technologies and innovation.

Our service is ensured and is provided as part of our All year Protection Plan.

Concerned about rats and mice in your home or business?

  • You can take some practical actions now to hinder rats and mice in the first place and prevent an invasion. Before you start to treat for rats, Castle Hill Pest Control advises:.
    Make sure all food is stored firmly in fridges, freezers and sealed containers or jars.
  • Repair any holes in walls and fill spaces 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.
  •  Eliminate any unnecessary cardboard, paper or packaging that rats can utilize for making nests.
  •  Make notes on where rats are seen and share these details with your pest control service technician.
    For an existing issue today, you can rely on Castle Hill Pest Control to get rid of rats and mice safely and successfully.

With 85 years of international experience in controlling mice, our certified professionals live locally in the locations they serve and can provide a quick solution to your issue.

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

We pride ourselves as one of the handful of businesses that feature an affordable pricing policy. Regardless of your budget, rest assured that we will work something out for you! Our experienced exterminators are happily looking forward to your call. Contact us now!

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.