How Exterminators get rid of rats successfully

Anne Queen
2 min readDec 27, 2021


The most common question from a potential pest control customer is how to get rid of rats. The answer is yes, an Exterminator can. There are many ways to take preventative measures so as not to get a Rat infestation. Keeping homes and Businesses kept tidy and clean is crucial. Do not leave food waste on the floor, counters, stove and open garbage cans. Winter is here and Rats and Mice are looking for shelter to avoid the cold weather. Rodents need water so be on the lookout for leaks or standing water in or outside of the residence. It’s a fact that rats can gain access through holes the size of a dime.

Why bother with a Rat Exterminators.

Putting off the telltale signs of a possible Rat infestation could prove costly for home and business owners. The magnitude of a Rat problem will rear its ugly head for sure. Wondering why rat snap traps won't suffice. Well over the counter traps aren’t always effective. Exterminators in Seattle area are experienced in exterminating Rat infestations and knowledgeable in the proper products and traps to use.

What does a Seattle Greater Area exterminator do for rat infestations?

First thing would be a professional asking questions to determine the magnitude of the situation. The technician will get important information to best serve the customer's needs. A few examples of questions are:

What is the square footage of the residence or business?

How many floors are there?

Is there foliage near the buildings?

Pest Control Extermination should inform the owners of prevention measures Once job is completed. For follow up visits and recurring services such as monthly.

What are pest control prevention measures?

A very important step of eliminating a Rat infestation is to follow measures to prevent another rat infestation. Be very aware of conditions that attract the rats. A simple step to follow is to check the home or business for rat feces, urine stains and even dead carcasses. Odors will definitely be a huge clue. Once the job is completed the technician should give a list to customer of things to work on as preventative measures.

Always search for a pest control Exterminator that is licensed and bonded in every city in Washington. Residences and businesses owners in Seattle, Kent, Renton or Bellevue all chose to go with a Rat Exterminator to take care of the Rat infestations.



Anne Queen

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