Rats in general can be very persistent even gnawing through metal to get in, and if they do gain access into your premises they can spread diseases, cause damage and contaminate food. Rats can cause other problems, so it’s of great importance to eliminate a rat infestation quickly as rats can:
Damage property with constant gnawing, rats can damage insulation, pipes, doors, floorboards and will also shred soft materials for nesting, breed quickly.
Contaminate foodstuffs as pathogens in rat’s urine and droppings can transmit diseases such as Weil’s disease (Leptospirosis), Rat bite fever and Salmonellosis.
Rats are common place in Kent these will accommodate any area that provides undisturbed cover and access to food and water. Both carry disease and provide a significant health risk which can prove fatal. Collateral damage to property, product and reputation can be considerable as can penalties for non-compliance of Health & Safety legislation.
If you are unfortunate enough to have a Rat infestation in Kent it is likely no one single activity will provide a satisfactory outcome. A professional Integrated Pest Management system should be adopted. We have in depth knowledge of mice & rat control in Kent, and throughout the surrounding area and a proven history in achieving results.
Call us for free advice on Rat control in Kent on: 0800 270 7990
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