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    Rodent control

    Rodent control

    ₹749

    Rodents are pesky little (not so little, actually) creatures with only one objective: destroy everything they come across and spread filth and diseases. Their very existence inside your home can compromise various structures such as wooden joints, doors, cabinets etc. (Visiting charges of Rs 299 will be applicable in case job is not availed by customer after site visit)

    Duration 30 min
    Turnaround Time 2 hr
    Pricing Depends on the scope of work
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    Rodent control FAQs

    What’s included in Rodent Control?
    Rodent control service predominantly affects rodents through provision of various methods such as rodenticide, repellents, and traps. The various methods used to control rodents at home include: 1. Rodenticides Rodenticides are poisonous substances formulated to specifically attract rodents and have been proven to be highly effective with rodent control. Rodenticides are economical and readily available in the market. But handling the substance and their strategic placement across your house is something a Pro is well equipped to perform. It’s very important that the rodenticide be kept away from children and household pets. After consuming rodenticides, most rats try to find their way into an open area and thus leave the house and subsequently die outside. 2. Traps There are numerous types of rodent traps are available in the market including electronic and ultrasonic traps. Bait traps are one of the most common and effective traps. 3. Sealing Off Access Points Access points such as kitchen and bathroom drain covers should be properly sealed to inhibit rats from entering the house. Rats are expert climbers and can climb great heights within the drainage system. Additionally, excessive gaps and undercuts on doors should be sealed off to stop rats from gaining access into the house.
    What’s not included in Rodent Control?
    Rodent control service does not include services like cockroach control, flies and mosquito control etc. Rat infestation can be a nightmare to reckon with and hence requires special treatment and strong chemicals.
    How much time is required for a standard Rodent Control service to finish?
    It depends on the area/ number of rooms to be covered in the house. Rodent control service for a standard 2-3 BHK house usually takes around 30 minutes to an hour to complete.
    How many Pros are required for the job?
    One person can do a good enough job. In case a larger area needs to be covered, two people at most may be required. For commercial services whereby a warehouse or other specialized building needs to be treated, the number of Pros required will be determined by the size of the site.
    How long does Rodent Control treatment last / How often is Rodent Control service required?
    The effectiveness of Rodent Control widely depends upon the internal environment of the house as well as the external factors such as the location of the house and its proximity to parks, sewage works, or a certain breeding site for pests. Internal pest breeding sites can be eliminated/ controlled through injection of appropriate chemicals and have been found to be effective for as long as 3-4 months or more. External factors, however, require a comprehensive check. If the house is located near a park or a garbage dump, chances of pests infesting your house again become higher. In such cases, it is recommended that pest control be carried out at a regular every alternate month to keep rats and other pests away.
    What precautionary measures should customers take before and after availing Rodent Control service?
    BEFORE: Customers should clear the area where they find most of the rat activities. Customers are also expected to keep all household items near areas such as kitchen sink, bathroom drains, etc. clear which helps the Pros in identifying and applying chemicals. AFTER: All members of the family should be strictly instructed to stay away from the rodenticides and traps that have been strategically placed throughout the house. If accidentally consumed, the person should seek medical attention immediately.
    Why take Rodent Control Service?
    Rodents have nasty feeding habits and expert at staying hidden for a long time. If you happen to spot rats roaming around in your house, it’s a strong indication that a full blown infestation is already underway. There are several ways to deal with rat infestation such as rodent traps, rodenticides, ultrasonic traps etc. The first thing to do would be to inspect the house for places where rodents might be gaining access from. The inspection should also reveal the hideout locations where rodents are taking shelter. Because rodents reproduce so rapidly, it’s best to quickly call a pest control pro to perform treatment for rodent rodent elimination and ensure they don’t find their way back.

    More about Rodent control


    Rodent are one of the most unpleasant and destructive pests. They are capable of transmitting disease, bacteria and germs through their saliva, feces and urine. Rats often cause significant damage to house and property like wood, plastic, paper etc.

    Important guideline for rodent control

    • Prevention is the best way to control rodents in home. It should be executed in order to maintain a rodent-free home. Rodent control treatment can be effective only when certain point are taken care by homeowners:
    • Cleanliness is the most effective and natural way for rodent control. Keep your home and surrounding areas clean and uncluttered so that there are no places for rodents to hide.
    • Get rid of unused material i.e. junk from your garage and store. Keep these less used areas cleans and clutter free. This way there will be no place for rodents to hide.
    • Store food in tight closed containers preferably stainless steel and glass containers. No open food means not rat problem in home.
    • Always clean the food scarps and crumbs after cooking and eating. This is an easy and cost-free method of rat control or rodent control in home.
    • If there are pets in your home, keep the pet food in a secure container.
    • Garbage is food for rodents. Dispose the trash everyday by placing it outside home shortly before pick up. Do not leave the plastic trash bags out overnight. Daily garbage disposal is an effective way of rat control in home.
    • Stop rats and rodents from entering your home. Inspect for cracks and holes in your walls, door and windows. If there are any, seal them with cement and metal. Also seal all the openings and cracks around plumbing pipes. This is a simple yet effective way of rat control in home.

    What is included in rodent control service?

    While home remedies and prevention techniques of rat control may work, you may still need professional rodent control by industry experts. The process of rat or rodent control in home begins with the inspection of the property by rodent control experts. This inspection helps the rodent control professionals to understand the path which rats follow in your home. Later all the possible entry points for rats and rodents are sealed. This keeps the rats away from the property. Rodents that are present inside home are then trapped with the help of rodent control tools and treatments.