Tag: Rodents

Why DIY Rat Control Usually Fails In Alexandria, VA

Why DIY Rat Control Usually Fails In Alexandria, VA

An experienced Alexandria pest control company such as My Pest Pros has trained technicians who understand the dangers and risks of rats and know how to get rid of rats quickly. Rats are omnivorous scavengers that will eat practically anything. They love the foods that humans eat as well as pet food. Development throughout the […]

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The Best Way to Get Rid of Rodents in Falls Church, VA

The Best Way to Get Rid of Rodents in Falls Church, VA

Get Rid Of Rodents Quickly Rodents are a problem nobody wants in their home. As a local pest control company, we see lots of rodent problems. Especially during the colder Virginia months, mice and rats want to get in your home. Rodents can get into your home in several ways and can be difficult to […]

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Identifying Mouse Droppings vs Rat Droppings

Identifying Mouse Droppings vs Rat Droppings

Mouse Droppings vs Rat Droppings Rodents are common household pests, especially in Northern Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C. However, many homeowners often do not know if they have mice or rats. Identifying mouse droppings vs rat droppings can help you, and a pest control company, resolve the problem faster. You may recognize the telltale signs […]

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8 Ways to Protect Your Alexandria Home From Mice

Cooler fall and winter temperatures are prime time for mice to get into homes. Left unchecked, a rodent problem can quickly grow out of control. A single mouse can begin having babies at three weeks of age and can then produce up to 10 liters of 12 mice per year. With math like that, it’s […]

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5 Signs of Rodents

For good reason, rodents have a reputation for being some extremely disgusting creatures. They can cause homeowners a great deal of frustration. Here are five signs that rodents are living inside of your home. 1) Late-Night Sounds During the daytime, rodents typically lay low. They tend to do most of their dirty work late at night. While […]

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A Simple Guide to Rodent Prevention and Treatment

As the first hint of frost approaches, we're not the only ones whose plans involve hibernating in our homes, safe from the elements. Nature's creatures (or, to be much less pastoral, nature's rodents) are also likely to seek a haven in your home; however, practical preventative measures are the key to keeping pesky outdoor critters away […]

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