Roof Rats in Mesa AZ are out searching for one of their favorite foods… CITRUS fruit attracts Roof Rats to homes and Mesa neighborhoods!
Roof Rats get their name from their tenancy to be found on roofs or in attics. They’re knows for causing damage by chewing on wires, wood, and pipes. They can enter your home through contractor gaps in your homes construction, and through vents on your roof.
Roof Rats in Mesa AZ are a problem shared by the entire community. Neighbors should work together to EFFECTIVELY Control them.
Prevent Roof Rats in Mesa AZ
There are several thing your can do around your home and yard to PREVENT Rood Rat problems in Mesa neighborhoods:
- Have your homes contractor gaps sealed. (Rats only need a half inch to enter)
- Get Rat Traps placed outside, or professional grade bait boxes.
- Trim back all bushes & trees that contact your home!
- Clear out the citrus fruit!
Effective Roof Rat Control Mesa AZ
Effective Roof Rat Control Mesa AZ by Responsible is done with knowledge of Roof Rat behavior, using their habits against them!
- Roof Rats leave lots of droppings where they spend their time. You can effectively place Rat Traps, or baits in these areas.
- Because Rats slow down for corners, Rat Traps are more effective when they are placed in corners.
- Roof Rats like to eat fruits, and cereals so high-carb baits works best. Place bait in the center of your Glue Board or snap-trap.
- Because Rats are very cautious animals, try not to disturb their environment when placing Rat Traps and baits!!!
- Because Roof Rats eat in several places, make several bait or Rat Traps placements.
- Because Roof Rats eat in groups of up to 10 rats, use a sufficient amount of bait.
- Roof Rats often travel distances up to three hundred feet for food & water, creating established RUNWAYS. Place Rat Traps and baits along RUNWAYS and walls. Glue Board traps can be wired to pipes, or rafters in their high traffic areas.
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