Rodent Pest Control

Rodent Pest Control Melbourne

Rodent pest infestation

Rodents are dirty little animals that are found in domestic houses and other places where food and water are present. They damage your home in many different ways and make your life a living hell. That’s why you should call professionals like Melbourne Pest Control Service for rodent pest control service.

These rodents are a danger for you in many ways. They attract many poisonous predators like snakes and scorpions, that attack them and feed on them. So you should try to keep your premise rodent-free and if you cant does it yourself then call professionals for the sake of your as well as your loved one’s safety.

Along with predators, rats and mice bring with them another life-threatening thing that’s called disease. Following are mentioned some disease caused by rodents:

  • Hantavirus
  • Leptospirosis
  • Bubonic Plague
  • Rat-bite fever
  • Salmonella

Signs of rodent infestation:

There are a lot of things that can signal you that your house has been invaded by rats. Some of these signs are stated here.

  • Sighting of rodents
  • Rodent feces
  • Footprints and trails of rodents
  • Noises in different parts of the house
  • Shreds of wood, paper, fabrics, etc.
  • Chewed out holes
  • Rotting smell
  • Burrows


A rodent infestation is a very serious matter and serious methods have to be adopted by Melbourne Pest Control Service, to make your premise rodent-free. Both chemical and non-chemical ways are used by us but most of the time chemical methods are avoided. Both of these methods are explained briefly below:

Non-chemical methods

Non-chemical methods are the best as they have a long-lasting effect on the population control of rodents in houses. Following are some non-chemical methods of rodent-proofing your home:

  • A barrier method of proofing

A barrier is built at the entry and exit points, to prevent rodents from entering the premise.

  • Electric fences

When it comes to open areas, fences can work very well but for rodents, electric fences are the best as they can’t cross them.

  • Removing nesting opportunity

Many times mice and rats go at the same place where any previous rat or mice nested, so that place must be made un-inhabitable for new rodents.

  • Snap traps

Traps are set for the rodents, in which bate is placed and when they come to eat it, they get trapped.

Chemical methods

Several rodenticides and pesticides are used by Melbourne Pest Control Service for effective rodent pest control. Our team of rodent deterrents use the following chemical substances to kill rodents in your premise:

  • Mothballs
  • Toilet cakes
  • Aluminum phosphide
  • Arsenic
  • Thallium sulfate
  • Zinc phosphide
  • Cyanide
  • Calciferol
  • Warfarin
  • Diphacinine
  • Ammonia-based fumes
  • Peppermint oil
  • Spearmint oil

Why call us for help

Melbourne Pest Control Service is a name that you can trust when it comes to rodent pest infestation control as we are the best in taking care of such problems. Our team of rodent killers is the best in Melbourne as we leave not even a single trace of these pests on your premise after we have finished working. Once you have called us for help, starting from that point, you should not worry anymore about your problems as from that points your problems are our problems and we will do our best to help you in getting rid of that problem. So call Melbourne Pest Control Service whenever there’s a rodent infestation in your home.