Rodent Pest Control & Extermination Services
Legacy provides rodent pest control in Utah, which includes mice, rats, and other small rodents. Some of the most common rodents in Utah are mice. Mice live in very unsanitary conditions and can carry diseases that are harmful to humans due to the parasites living on them. Mice also tend to leave nests, droppings, and chewed corners around your home; and can fit into tiny holes as little as a quarter inch. Rodent pest control begins with proper rodent exclusion, the best way to control rodents is to prevent them from entering your house in the first place.
We exterminate all kinds of small rodents: mice, rats, bats, squirrels, etc. We also take care of birds. We don’t really do larger vertebrates like raccoons. If you have a rodent problem, please call Legacy Pest Control for a free rodent pest control estimate.
Rodent Identification and Pest Control Facts
House Rats are small animals with strong bodies, short limbs and long tails. House Rats are the largest group of mammals.
It’s important to know that rodents vary in many colors and sizes, and knowing what type of rodent you are dealing with is essential to the way it should be handled. Here are a few things to know about rodents:
- Mice can live in any type of land; from forests to grasslands and manmade structures. They are nocturnal, and typically make underground burrows for homes.
- Some species of squirrels are protected, it is advised that a professional be contacted to handle the situation.
- Bats are also protected by law and may not be destroyed. There are a number of strategies to control bats, and each job requires customized solutions and plans to amend a bat infestation. Bats can carry rabies and can be lethal if it is undiagnosed in a person.