Bats are not always a negative addition to your property and the ecosystem—they feast mainly on winged pest insects like mosquitoes. In doing so, they keep the population down. Although they're productive members of the environment, they're not always a critter you want in your home. This creates a host of problems for many homeowners each year. Critter Control of Columbus is prepared to keep these creatures of the night off your property and out of your house! Call today and schedule your bat control services.
Bat Control Services
If you find a bat in your home or building it is best not to handle them yourself. It is highly discouraged to come in close contact with bats without the right training and equipment. The professionals at Critter Contol of Columbus have the skills and tools necessary to effectively get rid of bats. Bats can carry diseases that can infect you, your family, and your pets (ie. Histoplasmsmosis, Rabies.) There are specific laws when dealing with bats. In order to avoid committing a crime unknowingly, it is suggested you seek help from a professional like Critter Control of Columbus.
- Bats are commonly found in attics and barns, as they enjoy safe, dark places. Hollow trees and bat boxes are ideal places for these winged critters to roost, as well.
- In order to keep bat colonies from roosting in attics, proper precautions should be taken to cover or seal all vents, holes, chimneys, windows, and gaps leading inside homes.
Common Bat Issues
As bat droppings accumulate, it can lead to hazardous situations for both humans and pets. Common bat problems can include:
- Feces, odors, and stains
- Home insulation contamination
- Harmful diseases and bacteria stemming from bat guano
Full-Service Bat Removal
Since bats may carry disease so individuals should never approach them. Bats also bite and scratch when they feel threatened and could injure humans. Critter Control technicians are trained to humanely remove any bat problems occurring on residential properties or commercial properties.
We can help you get rid of bat problems. Call Critter Control of Columbus today!Request a Quote