We Recommend Professional Rat Removal

Some people do not take the problem of rats all that seriously. Due to this they believe that these pests can be easily removed. The unfortunate fact is that rats are one of the most insidious pests you’ll ever encounter. Getting rid of them is extremely difficult and is not something you should ever attempt yourself. You will need professional pest control. But why is this? There are several reasons.

DIY dangers vs professional pest control for rats 

What you first need to understand about rats, is that they can actually be extremely dangerous. When cornered these animals will not necessarily hesitate to attack you. Even professional pest control technicians often have to deal with rat bites.

rat in a cage

The reason why this is a problem is because dozens of diseases can be spread through rat bites. It is not simply a case of attempting to physically remove the rats. Doing so can be incredibly dangerous to your personal health.

What you also have to understand is that getting rid of rats is not as simple as placing poison. Many rats have built up an immunity to store bought poisons. Leaving poison for them may have almost no effect whatsoever. Many people try to compensate for this by leaving larger amounts of poison. The unfortunate fact is that doing this can also endanger your wellbeing. It may sound hard to believe, but many people have accidentally poisoned themselves when going after rats.

seeds attracting rats

Aside from this is the fact that rats are simply very difficult to get rid of. They are able to squeeze themselves into even the tiniest hole, and locating them is tough as hell. Also understand that these pests breed at an incredible rate. They multiply at a dizzying speed, and simply setting poison will do almost nothing.

Being thorough is key to getting rid of rats

Another problem with rats, is that it’s not a case of getting rid of the rats of your property. There are millions of types of rats in the UK. This means there will always be more rats, and to truly get rid of them, you have to address the root causes. Realise that something is attracting them, and you will need professional pest control in order to discover this. For example, rats in your garden could be encouraged by bird feeders and seeds.

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The bottom line is that it’s almost impossible to get rid of rats yourself. Whether you like it or not, you will need professional pest control. Employing the services of a professional has many advantages, such as being able to use eco-friendly pest control methods.

The biggest is that you do not risk injury to yourself. Whether this is through being bitten by a rat or accidentally poisoning yourself. Another benefit is that you’ll actually get rid of the rats. A professional can remove 100% of your rats, and also prevent them from returning. This is a far better alternative than trying to handle the problem yourself.

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