Posts with the tag: "dangers and damages caused by rats"
There is nothing quite so horrific as discovering that rats have infiltrated your home. Not only are these disease-ridden creatures terrifying to encounter in a dark corner of your basement, they can be an indication of a number of other pest problems, as well as structural issues in your foundation, walls, and roof area.
Rats are often confused with mice, but the two rodents are actually different species that behave differently, though many of the problems they cause are similar. Rats are about three times bigger than the average mouse, but in general are more shy of being discovered than mice, in addition to being less meandering in their explorations. This can make a rat infestation even harder to detect than…