11/15/17

Some Things Are Better Left To The Professionals

Some Things Are Better Left To The Professionals

11/15/2017

There are some things in life that we just need to have professionals for. Most of us aren’t going to try to set a broken leg on our own unless we’ve had some significant training and experience. If the transmission in your car dies, you probably aren’t going to try and replace it yourself if you have no experience with mechanic work. Some things are just better left to those who make their living in the required field. This goes for dealing with wildlife in your home or on your property. You may be tempted to try to get rid of wildlife on your own, but that is never a good idea.

Attempting to remove wildlife on your own usually ends up causing more problems than it solves. Most homeowners aren’t wildlife removal professionals and don’t always know where to start when they realize an animal has invaded their home. The most commonly thought of tactics like traps and poison may not be the safest or most effective way to eliminate wildlife. For starters, whether the animal is big or small, any kind of trapping is dangerous. If a family member or a pet sets off a trap by mistake it could cause serious harm. If the targeted creature does get caught and somehow escapes, possibly because the trap isn’t installed properly, the creature may feel threatened and attack members of your family. While an attack from a mouse isn’t likely, larger animals such as raccoons may do so. Then there is always the chance that wildlife creatures are carrying diseases. One of the most widely known is rabies, which can affect family members and pets by just one bite. Another common tactic is the use of poisons, particularly in the case of smaller wildlife such as squirrels or mice. These poisons can be extremely dangerous if small children or pets accidentally get into them. An additional consequence is that the poisoned animal could well crawl into a small hard-to-reach space in your home and die there. This will leave you with a foul-smelling home and will get you nowhere closer to finding out how these harmful pests are getting inside.

Wildlife removal is just one of those things that truly is best left to the professionals. You can find professional pest control technicians at Schendel Pest Services. Not only do the technicians at Schendel aim to eliminate wildlife that are already in your home, they will also evaluate any areas that may be the source of entry. Once these sources are determined, preventative measures will be put in place for example sealing any cracks or holes that wildlife may be using to get inside. Schendel Pest works to find the safest yet most effective approach to getting rid of wildlife in your home. Having been in business for over 50 years, Schendel Pest Services encompasses the meaning of a professional.