Do you hear sounds in your attic? Is there a party in your attic that you aren’t invited to? If so, your home just might be invaded by squirrels. Spotting them run across the roof is a sign that you need to call professional wildlife removal specialist check out your home. Squirrels can be very destructive once they get inside homes. They gnaw on electrical wires, and wooden support beams. They are excellent climbers and can easily climb straight up your wall to gain access to your home. So, if you suspect squirrels in your attic, you should certainly call Pro Wildlife Niagara.At Pro Wildlife Niagara, we have trained professional experts in squirrel control and squirrel removal. We can diagnose your situation, trap and remove these offending individuals, and provide the repairs needed to cover holes that may be allowing their entry into your home.
Squirrels love attics. They also love to chew. These notorious animals will chew on wires, pipes and ducts. The noises of squirrels running about above the ceiling can be quite annoying, but it’s really the chewing that’s a problem. If they chew on electrical wires, it can create a potential fire hazard. They also leave urine and feces in an attic.
Squirrels are usually active in morning and evening. They eat mostly seeds and nuts. They live in various habitats, both forest and city areas. They often communicate via chattering or flickering of the tail.
They are usually gray, sometimes brown, red or black. Adults weigh about one pound. They can live for up to ten years, but in the wild their life expectancy isn’t more than 3-4 years. The female gives birth to 3-4 young ones.
They do not carry any important diseases, but they do carry parasites. They also leave a lot of droppings, which pose health risks, such as Salmonella or leptospirosis.
When squirrels raid your home or business, they can cause significant damage. They can chew on wires and destroy insulation in walls and attics. One of the most effective squirrel control methods is to trap them. Pro Wildlife Niagara will set traps to catch the squirrels from your home or business in St. Catharines, Niagara falls, Welland and Grimsby. We then monitor every hole to ensure no squirrels are left behind.