Rat Control Croydon
In Lewisham and across the London rats can be a big problem throughout the year. Rats mate throughout the year making it spread quickly if it is not treated. The average adult rat can weigh up to 16 ounces with a length of 6.8 inches. Their skin is usually shaggy and thick, with varying colors. The tail is usually shorter than head and body together.
Their droppings are less than an inch long and form capsules with blunt ends. They are usually a shiny black colour, but this varies. Rats sometimes leaves a tail drag mark between their feet tracks. If you sprinkle unscented baby powder or flour on surfaces where you suspect rats you see the rats footprints if they walk over the area.
Rats gnawing holes are about 2 inches or more in diameter and is not always easy to spot. In your Lewisham home rats also gnaw on wood and electrical cables which can sometimes be dangerous. Rat burrows can be found along foundations, under the debris and bushes.
Our pest controllers are fully trained and qualified for the eradication of rats. They will explain each step of the way what they are doing we will also give advice as necessary to combat the risk of returning rats in your Lewishamhome.