Doral rodents can infest your home and begin causing disease and damage before you even know it. Rodents, mainly mice and rats, are a fairly common problem. Usually once they finds their way in, they are going to look to build a nest and grow their family in your home. You will want to have one of our expert specialists come out and take care of the problem before it gets this far. Rodents: Mice and Rats Theycan pose a significant health risk to your family. According to the CDC, they can carry the following diseases: Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome Lassa Fever Lymphocytic Chorio-meningitis Salmonellosis Omsk Hemorrhagic Fever Tularemia Not all of them necessarily carry diseases, however they are still a pain to have around your home. They tend to chew through electrical cords and food in your pantry. Rats will chew through anything, even a wall, to get to food. Rodents can squeeze through pretty tiny holes, anywhere between the size of a nickel for mice to the size of a half dollar coin for a rat. They typically get into hoes and businesses through tiny holes that no one has noticed. For this reason, it is very important to ensure gaps and holes are found and filled in to avoid them getting through in the first place. Our licensed technicians can do this for you. Some of the common areas rodents can be found in homes are: Lower corners of your attic Around doors Around your water pipes Around the fireplace Inside the attic Under kitchen cabinets One of the best products for filling in holes and gaps around your home is steel wool. For larger holes, you can fill them with cement or metal sheeting. It may sound overwhelming, but no need to worry! Just give our pest specialists a call, and we can help remove your current rodent problem and prevent any future problems from occurring. Call (305) 290-4283 today!