Rodents are year-round pests who can ruin not only your residential or commercial propriety, but who can also cause severe damage to electrical and cable wiring, cause fires and destroy insulation. Common rodents found in Missouri include rats, mice and voles.
Damages Caused by Rodents
Food and Home Contamination, Structural Damages, Chewed Electrical Wires, Increased Fire Risk and Damaged Insulation.
Rats and Mice
Rats and mice are some of the most destructive pests. They contaminate our food, cause structural damage and negatively impact our general health. Rodents can cause severe economic loss and human suffering if not contained by effective pest control.
Small, mouse-like rodents, voles are commonly referred to as meadow mice or field mice, voles are distinguishable from true mice by their short tails (about 1 inch long), stocky body build and small eyes. Voles can cause severe property problems, including damage to lawns, gardens, trees and other plants.
Rodent Removal DIY Tips
Click here for tips and a video on how to prevent and remove a small rodent problem. Rodent issues should always be taken care of by a professional but taking preventative steps is also key.