Blog

Common Raccoon Problems

Raccoons are intelligent survivors who thrive in urban and densely-populated areas. They’re pure Raccoon SW Floridaomnivores and will eat just about anything. Garbage is a common staple for raccoons and can cause headaches for business owners, property managers, and homeowners. Critter Control in Southwest Florida has extensive experience in dealing with common … Read more »


How to Know What Kind of Animal Is in the Attic

Are you hearing some disturbing noises coming from your attic? That scratching, bumping, and thumping you is likely an indication you have an animal in your attic. Below are just a few guidelines to help you decipher what kind of animal is causing your problems.

Type of Noise

If you hear sounds during the day, especially in the early eve… Read more »


How to Get Rid of Rats

For centuries, rats have plagued both congested metropolitan areas and rat trapsrural areas alike, causing untold damage and spreading disease. Being the adaptable creatures that they are, rats have taken well to nesting in our homes and offices. If you suspect that rats have taken up residence in your home or office, don’t wait to take… Read more »


What Does Animal Poop Do to My Attic Insulation?

Your attic makes the perfect home for local animals as it is easily accessible to them and protects them from the elements. Unfortunately, this can lead to many negatives as they invade your home. Animals living in your attic bring waste with them, and that can be detrimental to your insulation.

When animal poop is introduced to your attic, consi… Read more »


The Pros and Cons of Squirrel Repellent

Although they are cute and fun to watch, squirrels are nevertheless highly destructive rodents with front teeth that never stop growing and sharp claws for digging holes in both wood and dirt. If just one squirrel decides to squat in your attic or crawlspace, the extensive damage caused by those sharp, strong teeth and claws will astound anyone who hasn’t suffered a squirrel infestation.

Read more »


What Are the Noises in My Attic?

What Are the Noises in My Attic?

No homeowner wants to play, “What are the noises in my attic?” Unfortunately, this doesn’t stop rodents from invading your Florida home and taking up residence in your attic.

Signs of Rodents in your Attic

Since you probably don’t spend much time in your attic, it’s unlikely that the visual clues of rodent infestation will be the initial indicator of a critter probl… Read more »