People think that they no need to worry about the wildlife infestation during winter. They believe that pest mostly died off in winter. But, it is the actual time when pests can invade your home. They look for the food and warmer place to hide until the weather becomes normal. So, when they enter your home, they become active to damage your accessories.
Among several, four pests can enter your home during the winter season. Each pest can be a hazard to you or your property.
Squirrels are medium-sized rodents with a big bushy tail. They can chew almost anything around you even damage your home structure or electrical wires which cause a fire hazard. If the squirrels are hidden in your home, you will find the chew marks on boxes, food containers and feces in your cupboards.
Raccoons have the black masks of fur around their eyes and a ringed tail. They grow up to 3 feet in length and are one of the aggressive pests. Sometimes, they become reliant on humans to get food and just for food they are often found digging in trash bins. A big reason of raccoon infestation could be the overturned garbage cans in your yard.
Opossums are a cat size, black and gray colored pests nuisances for anyone. They are most likely found hunting for food, digging up yards searching for insects or burrowing through the trash bins.
Bats are another wildlife to invade homes, and they can bite when threatened. The main reason for bat removal is the diseases they carry such as rabies. Moreover, the bat droppings are found fungus which leads to lung disease.
How To Get Rid Of Wildlife Infestation
As discussed above, these pests can be aggressive and can become dangerous if you remove them on your own. The moment you notice an animal in your home, let it be there and contact an expert. A professional will arrive you and safely remove the animal.
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