What Should You Do When You See a Rat?

There are few things more disconcerting than seeing a rat in your home.  If you do, you’ll have difficulty believing “they’re more afraid of you than you are of them.” Many rats will stare at you, bold as you please, as if challenging you to do something about their presence.

How Can I Prevent Squirrels from Entering My Home? Elite Wildlife Services in Houston, TX

It would be nice if you could keep squirrels out of your home before calling a pest control company like ours. And we’ve got good news! There are steps you can take to vastly reduce your chances of acquiring a squirrel problem.  Inspect Your Home The best way to keep

Can Natural Repellents Keep Squirrels Away? Elite Wildlife Services

It would be nice if you could plant some garlic around your house and never worry about squirrels again, wouldn’t it? Money is tight for Houston families this year, so it’s natural to wonder if you can end a squirrel problem with inexpensive ingredients that you can pick up at

5 Ways Squirrels Damage Your Home - Elite Wildlife Services

Squirrels can easily do $8000 or more in damage to your home. It may be hard to believe that such a small, cute creature can cause so much damage, but squirrels are fundamentally destructive. Here are the five most common ways that squirrels will, if allowed, unleash havoc in your

Do Squirrels Carry Diseases?

Do Squirrels Carry Diseases? - Elite Wildlife Services

It’s squirrel season here in Houston when they’re scrambling to find shelter for the winter and your attic looks ideal to them.  Cute as squirrels may be, there are numerous reasons to keep them out of your home, and one of the biggest is that in addition to all the

5 Myths About Rats

5 Myths About Rats - Houston Rats - Elite Wildlife Services

Rats are poorly understood. As Houston, TX, wildlife control professionals, we hear plenty of questions and statements that tell us that myths about rats are alive and well. Yet you can’t really afford to believe these myths! Any one of them could put your home or your family at risk.