Rodent Prevention

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Victor’s rodent control expert Andy Woolworth discusses rodent prevention.

    Andy Woolworth: Hi! My name is Andy Woolworth 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 worn down by nine. In this video series, I will discuss rodent prevention.

    First, I will cover the importance of rodent prevention to your home and family. Next, I will discuss indoor and outdoor prevention and some tips on how to detect possible problem areas before they become an issue.

    Finally, I will show you a new technology that keeps rodents far from your home called ultrasonic repellents. You don't need too much to get started. Just a few basic supplies to see all possible rodent entry ways into your home, such as mesh screens, a chimney cap, and cocking as well as the understand of how to spot potential problem spots.

    When dealing with rodents, it is important to understand key prevention practices before issues escalate. Also keep in mind, some situations call for professional help. Depending on several factors including the condition of your home such as holes in your pipes, walls, openings under doors, windows, chimney coverings, locations such as high road and 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 name since 1890. Victor revolutionized the rodent control market a 100 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 rodent-proofing your home.