Bats can spell big trouble for your Baltimore home, so we’re going to be giving you the rundown on how to keep them out. After all, bats can carry rabies and other diseases and you certainly wouldn’t want that for your family or your pets. Never fear, dear reader, you will soon know the essentials on protecting your Baltimore home from bats. Ready to get started? Well, here we go.
The first step is assessment.
The first thing you need to do is figure out whether or not you already have a bat problem. If you don’t, then you can pretty much skip right to the prevention. However, if you do have a bat problem, then you need to get help to fix it as soon as humanly possible. This basically means that you need to call us to come take care of it. We can get the bat out of your house and back into the wild where it belongs before it can injure someone. To check whether or not you have a bat in your home, glance around the chimney and attic areas for droppings or visible bats. This is where they may be lurking. If you see a lot of bats hanging or flying around outside, then you may have an issue as well.
Prevention is key.
The best way to deal with bat problems is to never have them and the best way to never have a bat problem is to make sure everything is sealed up nice and tight. To start, you should inspect your house from top to bottom. If you see a hole that a bat could crawl through, then you need to seal it up. This can either be done with a little netting or sealant. The thing that matters most here is that each and every hole must be sealed.
Need help with bats in your neck of the woods? We are here to help.
Call Shumaker Animal Control. Shumaker Animal Control is a twenty-five year veteran of the animal control profession and knows how to detect and properly remove all sorts of from your Maryland property. We can also fill any burrows made by groundhogs to keep them out and guarantee against them chewing back through it. Foxes, squirrels, raccoons, mice, and bats can also be dealt with easily.
If you think you have a rabid animal on your property please call immediately. This animal could pose a serious danger to your family and your pets.
If you have any questions about animal removal, contact Shumaker Animal Control by calling (443) 854-8072 or click here today!