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Things You Are Doing to Attract Rodents to Your Monterey Home

If someone asked you if you are trying to invite rodents to spend the winter in your home, I’m sure you would say no. Unless you have a pet mouse or hamster, you probably are not hoping to start the new year with a host of rodents. But you may actually be inviting rodents into your home. Could you be allowing, or even attracting, rodents into your Monterey home? Rodent Invaders What kinds of rodents might end up in your home? You could have roof rats, which

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Why Call Smith’s Pest Management For Rodent Problems

All pests cause problems in a number of ways. Some pests cause annoyance, others pose serious health risks to you and your family. Some even threaten the foundational structure and inner workings of homes. It is rare that one can do all three, and yet there is one pest that does it effortlessly, rodents. Rodents are not only known for being one of the larger pests here in the Bay area but also for being one of the worst to have inside your home. Dangers &

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Guide To Avoiding Problems With Rats

When rats get into your home, they cause contamination as they leave feces and urine everywhere they go. They can chew through your walls and damage your belongings. If they chew through a wire, it could lead to a fire. Worst of all, rodents don’t come in alone. They bring ticks, fleas, lice, mites and other parasites. This can create even more opportunity for sickness. It is wise to do all you can to keep rat infestations from starting. Do you know how a rat infestation begins?

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4 Things Every San Jose Resident Should Know About Rats

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, where some rats like to live, you know what a rat is. These rodents are famous. Or should we say infamous? The reason for their fame is simple: Rats like to live off the generosity of humans. This brings them into our yards and into our homes. If you’re dealing with rats in San Jose, it isn’t surprising. Rats are as common here as they are everywhere else in the world. Here are 4 things you should know if you’re

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