Rats & Mice Blacktown NSW – Emergency Residential Rodent Exterminators

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Rats & Mice

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

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

Not only are rats and mice damaging they have also been known to trigger house 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 presence of mice.

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

Backed by over 85 years of global experience, our certified specialists are based in Blacktown 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.

Typical Rodent Types in Blacktown

Roof rat (Black Rat)

Nests in attics, wall spaces, hollow trees. Usually enters the home from trees or power lines. Prefers fruit, but will eat all kinds of foods. Prefers to travel off the ground.

Norway rat (Sewer Rat)

Digs burrows along foundations and under debris piles, often found in basements. Can enter homes through toilet pipes. Prefers meat and fish, but will eat anything. Extremely aggressive, strong burrower and an outstanding swimmer.

Wood Rat

Prefer to not live near human beings. Usually, develop their nests on the ground in wooded areas. Active at night and primarily vegetarian– eating plants, woodland fruits, and they particularly like acorns.

Rats and mice trigger illnesses!

Rats and mice are huge carriers of many different illnesses, and it has been reported that rats bite more than fifteen thousand people each year, involving extremely young, old or incapacitated. A few of the illness brought on by rats are bubonic plague, salmonella, leptospirosis, Hantavirus and tularemia.

Indications of rat and mice activity include;.

Finding normal signs of mice, such as droppings, might show an active invasion in your house or business.

  • Droppings – 50/80 droppings a night, small and dark (approx. 3 – 8 mm in length), scattered arbitrarily. Search for droppings particularly along walls, in cupboards or under sinks.
  • Grease marks (smudges or smears) – This is brought on by mice fur continuously 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, combined with dirt and urine, builds up into small mounds, as much as 4cm high and 1cm wide.
  •  Scratching sounds – Individuals often report hearing unusual scratching sounds in the evening when mice are most active. Listen for sounds between partition walls, under floorboards, in false ceilings, basements and lofts.
  • Nests – Mice use easy to shred materials, such as newspaper and fabrics, together with other soft materials to line their nest. Examine 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, spray flour, talcum powder or china clay and check the next day for fresh tracks.
  • Live or dead rat or mice – Spotting a mouse or rat during the daytime can be an indicator of a heavy invasion.
  • Strong smell – Mice urinate often and their wee has a strong ammonia-like smell. The smell may be extremely strong near the primary site of activity or in enclosed areas. This smell can linger for a long period of time (even after an infestation has been removed).

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

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

Worried about rats and mice in your house or business?

  • You can take some practical steps now to deter rats and mice in the first place and prevent an invasion. Before you begin to treat for rats, Castle Hill Pest Control advises:.
    Ensure all food is stored safely in fridges, freezers and sealed containers or jars.
  • fix any holes in walls and fill gaps that exist in flooring, doors or windows.
  •  Clean, sweep and vacuum your home ahead of the treatment and do this regularly to aid continuous control.
  •  Get rid of any unneeded cardboard, paper or product packaging that rats can use for making nests.
  •  Make notes on where rats are seen and share these information with your pest control professional.
    For an existing issue right now, you can depend on Castle Hill Pest Control to eliminate rats and mice securely and successfully.

With 85 years of worldwide experience in controlling mice, our certified specialists live locally in the areas they serve and can offer a fast option to your issue.

For A-class services in Lalor Park, Seven Hills, Kings Park, Marayong, Woodcroft, Kings Langley, Prospect, Doonside, Glenwood, Arndell Park and Blacktown, contact us!

We pride ourselves as among the many few businesses that provide an affordable pricing policy. Regardless of your spending budget, be assured that we will work something out for you! Our experienced pest control professionals are eagerly waiting for your call. Connect with 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.

Remember, we’ve got locations in Lalor Park, Seven Hills, Kings Park, Marayong, Woodcroft, Kings Langley, Prospect, Doonside, Glenwood, Arndell Park and Blacktown