Removing Bats From Your Home, Attic

Do you have bats in your attic? Little brown bats love to find their way into your home. They are commonly found in Hilton Head. There are some ecological benefits of bats but at the same time, they can be destructive when they move into your home or business building. Removal should not be attempted by an inexperienced person. Call the experts at Critter Removal Service Evans Maintenance. We also offer same-day and next-day services for most animal control problems.

Attempting to remove them is a difficult task at best. Some homeowners hear flapping noises and think they have birds in the attic so they try to deal with the problem on their own. Attics can be very difficult spaces to work in without the proper equipment and training. This can be quite difficult; even for trained professionals. As a result it is best to rely on trained experts to safely exclude this pest animal from your attic. We will safely remove them and prevent their return. This is done safely and humanely with the use of one way doors. We will inspect the home, find any entrance points and seal them up. Calling for professional help is the smartest way to deal with this

The Health Dangers of Bat Infestations

Bats are a great addition to our local ecosystem when they live outside. They feast on many flying insects, including beetles, flies, mosquitoes, and moths. Little brown bats are now federally protected as an endangered species.

But bats moving into your home or business building can be dangerous. Guano is a breeding ground for insects. Their feces can host a fungus which can cause histoplasmosis. This is a dangerous respiratory disease that can be fatal to humans. They also can also carry diseases that may be spread to you or your pets.They can even carry rabies, parasites, fleas, distemper, and other insects.

When you choose us, our staff uses an exclusion method that can remove bats in your attic, house, and walls without even touching them. We make sure that they don’t re-enter your home, so they can continue contributing to our ecosystem without posing a threat to your family.

Bat Damage Repair

Once they are removed, your home may be left with a need for bat damage repair in Lexington. Urine often soaks insulation in most attics. It smells and damages the insulation over time. Guano droppings can pile up into large mounds. In extreme cases it may even cause structural damage. To make matters worse, guano is both flammable and explosive. To keep this problem from coming back, we need to seal up every nook and fix any damage. We are experts in carpentry and can repair any damage to look like new. Our team has the tools to safely remove stained insulation from your home and then replace it with new. We have the proper equipment to prevent the spread of disease causing guano and make your attic livable again.

Bat Behavior

Bats are most active in the fall and they hibernate during winter. They mate during the fall and seek a warm place to spend the winter. Depending on how warm the place is, they either hibernate or remain active when winter arrives. You may notice an increase in bats during the spring because the females give birth in late May or early June.

If you see bats in your home or business building, call our experienced team for effective bat removal services.