How to Defeat a Plague of Rats?
When you hear the word “rats”, what comes to mind? They are disgusting, I am in danger … this rejection of rats is not irrational since they are vectors of diseases.
These rodents pose a serious threat to health. And not only that, they can destroy building structures, chew on exposed wiring, gnaw on wood, etc.
In addition to being the cause of great economic losses in a business.
We must protect our premises and homes by adopting a “better prevention than cure” approach.
If we have a business such as a restaurant, we must implement preventive measures and act quickly in case of evidence of rat activity.
Tips to prevent rats
One of the most important tips we can give is to prevent. In this way, we will not invite these undesirable beings to our business.
When it comes to handling food, it should never be left out or stored improperly.
Obviously, food attracts rats, so it is important to save food and clean dishes, floors, etc. from food debris. But, it is equally important:
- Regularly clean all food contact surfaces
- Keep lids on all garbage cans, both indoors and outdoors
- Properly store food in airtight containers – rats can chew cardboard boxes and plastic containers
- Do not leave pet food, rats eat almost anything
If we detect a rat, there is the possibility that it has a hidden crack in the wall, ceiling …, where they enter.
Remember that rats are masters of cracking even half a centimeter. If you believe you have more than one rat, we offer you professional pest control services where we will identify the hiding places and effectively eliminate your problem.
If you are thinking of setting up rat traps, it will not work if you are suffering from a severe infestation.
A small rat population quickly turns into a massive infestation. Don’t wait to get rid of the rat plague!