How to Get Rid of Rats in Tampa

Rats in a house

Rats are the most common pest animals people have to deal with in Tampa Bay. You can find roof rats, Norway rats, woodrats, and palm rats, but the most common pest are Norway rats and roof rats.  Evidence of a Rat Probelm Rats do not discriminate when it comes to real estate. They’ll choose any […]

How to Get Rid of Squirrels

Strong Squirrel in Roof

Did you know that squirrels are a great contributor to plant growth? Seeds are a major part of a squirrel’s diet, and because squirrels constantly bury and save their seeds, we benefit from seeds that are left uneaten. However, when a squirrel takes shelter in your home, those seeds end up inside insulation, where they […]

How to Get Rid of Bats

The United States is home to over 40 bat species (Arizona and Texas have the widest variety of bat species). The most common types of bats homeowners will find in their attic are the big brown bat, little brown bat,  These colonies of bats look for safe places to roost during the maternity season.  Bats […]

Raccoon Removal in Euless, TX

Raccoon in a yard

A homeowner in Euless heard loud noises from his attic at night. Nocturnal creatures, raccoons are also incredibly vocal. Baby raccoons will call out constantly making noises like mewing, crying, and whining. During the inspection, we found a raccoon den with four baby raccoons. BABY RACCOONS IN EULESS BABY RACCOONS IN ATTIC Trutech Wildlife Technician, Brad, found the […]

These Homeowners Found Baby Opossums in a Most Unexpected Place

Opossum mother with three kids on her back

These homeowners in Lancaster, Texas were in for quite a surprise. A family of opossums had a den in their attic. Opossums are excellent climbers, and this mama opossum was likely looking for a secure shelter to den with her babies. These baby opossums had fallen through the ceiling and wound up behind the water heater! Chris Shea […]

Oklahoma City Squirrel in Chimney

Squirrel eating

This little guy fell down a chimney into someone’s fireplace in Oklahoma City. While surprised, he was otherwise uninjured. Not all of our solutions involve live traps or catch poles. If flues are metal or clay, it can be difficult even for adroit climbers like squirrels to scamper out. We lowered a rope, and the squirrel […]

Jacksonville Norway Rat Control

Norway rat near water

Recently, a Jacksonville homeowner called us because she heard noises under her floors. After a thorough inspection, we found evidence of Norway rats in her crawlspace. During the rat inspection, we found rat feces and evidence of rat activity like gnaw marks on PVC pips. NORWAY RAT CONTROL IN JACKSONVILLE Rats’ teeth never stop growing. Rats constantly gnaw and […]

13 Critter Most Likely to Invade South Central Homes

Armadillo in the sand

Animals have the same basic needs as people — food, water, and shelter. Wildlife enters your home and property in search of resources to satisfy those needs. It is important to know the wildlife that lives around you in order to prevent unwelcome guests. Let’s explore the critter most likely to enter your home if […]

Top 20 Critters Found in the Southeast

Mouse near a house

Are you familiar with the wildlife around you? Many property owners do not realize what critters live amongst them until a problem arises. Let us explore what critters you can expect to see if you live amongst North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, or Florida. TOP 20 NUISANCE WILDLIFE IN THE NORTH CAROLINA, SOUTH CAROLINA, GEORGIA, FLORIDA 1. Armadillos2. Bats3. Birds4. Stinging Insects5. Squirrels6. Flying Squirrels7. Mice […]

How to Get Rid of Raccoons

Raccoon in a yard

Do you ever see raccoons on your property or in your neighborhood? Raccoons are cute from a distance but can cause enormous amounts of damage to your property. Let us explore how to safely remove raccoons from your property and keep your property raccoon free. Most DIYers do not realize raccoon removal is a much bigger project. […]