Gaps and Cracks
Think your home is an impenetrable fortress? Well, you might be in for a bit of a shocker. Rodents are expert contortionists, capable of squeezing into the tightest spots. Openings around pipes and wires leading into your home, gaps under garage doors, cracks in crawl spaces, and roof vents are all easy to access points for rats, mice, and insects.
Carefully seal any cracks in your home’s foundation and walls. Also, make sure to inspect vents, utility lines, and plumbing for gaps. Taking a few pest control Richmond preventative steps now will help keep rodents and insects from invading your home in the future.