Rodent Control

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Victor’s rodent control expert Andy Woolworth discusses how to safely remove rodents from your home.

    Andy Walworth: Hi! My name is Andy Walworth with Victor. Today I'm going to show you how to properly remove rodents from your home. Rodents are an order of mammals characterized by two incisors in the upper and lower jaw which grow continuously and must be kept short worn down by gnawing.

    In this video series, I will cover the dangers of rodents and the diseases that they carry and can potentially bring into your home. Next, I will show you how to identify where rodents are located by looking for the common signs such as droppings, or gnawing damage. Then I will talk about the difference between traps and poisons and how to select the right one for your needs. Finally, we will discuss traps, poisons, and exactly when and how to effectively use each. You don't need too much to get started; just the proper rodent control solution to your specific issue which may include traps, or poisons and disposal gloves.

    When dealing with rodents, it is important to precisely identify your problem and take the specific steps to remove rodents from your home. Also keep in mind, some situations call for professional help depending on several factors including the condition of your home, such as holes near pipes, walls, opening under doors, windows, chimney coverings, the location such as high rodent populated areas and type of infestation, professionals maybe needed to not only remove all rodents living in your home, but also rodent proof problem areas to prevent them from returning.

    Before we begin, let me tell you a little about Victor. Victor is recognized as a world leader in the rodent control category and has been a trusted brand-name since 1890. Victor revolutionized the rodent control market a hundred years ago with the invention of the spring-based Victor Mouse Trap. Today, we continuously strive to manufacture innovative, quality products that keep your family safe from the dangers rodents pose. Our current product offerings are targeted to meet the varying needs of you, the consumer.

    So whether you are attempting to prevent a rodent infestation, or trying to fight one, there is a product to fit each and every situation. Now let's get started removing rodents from your home.