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The Importance of Attic Restoration

Worker Insulating Attic

If you’ve ever had pests like squirrels or racoons living in your attic, you have to wonder what they did in there, right? Chances are they’ve left behind fecal matter, urine and even oil from their fur. This “stuff” can spread bacteria and lead to mold growing in your home. And did you know a… Read more »

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Tips for Nuisance Wildlife Prevention in Mobile, AL

A rat in the rafters of an attic.

Critters may be fine to have around… as long as they’re not in your yard, close to your house, causing trouble! What are some tips for nuisance wildlife prevention? In other words, how can you keep critters like squirrels, raccoons, rabbits, opossums, and skunks away from your house so they don’t bother you, your plants,… Read more »

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How Mice Can Cause Serious Issues in Your Home

Mouse Chewing a Wire

Some people keep mice as pets. Of course, when they do, these  cute critters are kept in cages! Other people, though, discover unwanted mice living in their homes. These are the not-so-cute kind of pests Critter Capture receives phone calls or emails about– usually with the line, “Get rid of them, please!”  Having unwelcome mice… Read more »

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When Do Squirrels Become a Pest Control Problem?

Squirrel Trap on House

Squirrels seem to be ubiquitous. We see them scampering about trees and lawns all the time. They’re seemingly harmless and, to some, quite cute. But what about the times when squirrels become a pest control problem? Squirrels are fine when they’re outside and not bothering you. When they’re living inside your home, though? That’s a… Read more »

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Does My Home Have a Rodent Problem?

Squirrel Nest Damage to Exterior of Home

“Does my home have a rodent problem?” is a question you hope you don’t have to ask, but… sometimes you might have to ask that exact question. What are some things to look for to figure out if you need to call Critter Capture to have them take care of a rodent problem? Chew Marks… Read more »

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How to Find the Right Wildlife Control Company

Wildlife Control Company

In Mobile, AL, if you need professional animal/rodent removal done, you should call Critter Capture at 251-680-5068. That said, what are some things to look for when searching for “the right pest control company?” Estimates First, does the company offer free estimates? It makes sense to get several estimates from different companies and then pick… Read more »

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Things to Know About Roof Rats

Roof Rats

For most people, when we hear the term rats, we think of little critters meandering through basements, sewers and other underground areas. However, did you know there are rats who prefer to find their shelter in the upper levels of homes or buildings, and are thus commonly referred to ‘roof rats’? Roof rats, which are… Read more »

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What Can You Do to Keep Snakes Away From Your Property?

Snake Pest Control Problem

Few things are scarier than the sight of snakes. In fact, one recent survey revealed that more than 60 percent of people are more scared of snakes than anything else in life. If you dislike snakes and want to reduce the chances of ever coming into contact with one, you should make every effort to… Read more »

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