Animal Droppings/Feces Removal When animal or wildlife droppings are found in the home, chances are you've got a nuisance animal problem and need a professional to remove the animal droppings. Most commonly people find rodent droppings in attics, animal droppings in garages, animal droppings in kitchen cabinets and rodent droppings in home. If animal droppings have been found in any of these areas within your home, its within the property owners best interest to contact a professional at Critter Control of Ann Arbor. Our trained professional will perform a full property inspection of the structure. Critter Control of Ann Arbor is specialized in safe, professional, and secure removal of animal droppings from any space in your home to rid the structure of animal dropping hazards. Attic Restoration/Insulation If wildlife has settled the attic of your home or building, attic restoration is an important part of a complete wildlife control solution. Attic restoration means restoring your attic to the good, clean condition it was in before wildlife decided to take over. Wildlife in attics can cause the following problems: Lots of feces in the insulation Nesting material and food debris through the attic Odor problems inside the home Growth of mold on contaminated attic areas Parasites, roundworm, and other pathogens Pheromone scent that can attract new wildlife So it's important to address these problems by cleaning, decontaminating, and restoring the attic to its original state. Let our attic restoration professionals remove that soiled/ineffective insulation with new insulation. We have the equipment necessary to remove damaged and contaminated insulation. Our specialists can also prepare quotes for most major insurance companies and get your attic back in shape in no time. A property-insulated attic will pay for itself in energy savings, so be sure to ask about any available energy tax credits. Attics are one of the easiest places in a house to insulate, especially if you’d like to “cap” your existing attic insulation. Call Critter Control of Ann Arbor today! Attic/Soffit/Louvre Vent Screen Guards You may appreciate the openings in your roof to vent the humidity and hot air that can build up - wildlife and animals appreciate these openings too. It is common for wildlife such as raccoons, squirrels, gray squirrels and others wildlife to break into these openings. Prevent the problem before it occurs. Prevent animal and wildlife access to your roof and attic before you have a problem. From attic fan vent guards, roof vent guards, gable vent closures and soffit vent repairs, our team can do it all - call the experts at Critter Control of Ann Arbor today! Bees, Wasps, Hornets There are a wide variety of stinging insects – some dangerous, some beneficial. Call Critter Control of Ann Arbor to control bees, wasps, hornets, etc. Africanized "killer" bees looks so much like a regular honeybee that the only way to tell the two apart is by measuring their bodies. Africanized bees have different wing measurements than honeybees. Bumble bees are beneficial insects because they pollinate crops and plants. Carpenter bees look like typical bumblebees but often lack yellow stripes. They are solitary bees. Cicada killers are not aggressive but can sting. Their size usually scares people. Their activity is most visible in the spring of the year after the larvae develop and emerge from the nest they can be found in gardens feeding on pollen. Honey bees are social insects found all over the world. They are an extremely important beneficial insect because of their role in pollination. Honey bees pollinate more than 100 crops in the U.S. Honey bee hive removal can be very complicated if in the walls. Hornets and wasps are insects feared by most people. Many people die every year as a result of being stung AND having severe allergic reactions to that sting. Wasps and hornets can be very aggressive. They live in colonies and are generally brightly colored, fairly large insects. One wasp can sting several times in an attack. It is important to avoid them and to be able to identify which one you may have. They nest in many locations in the ground, in trees and tree holes, and inside or on buildings. Mud daubers are solitary wasps making a variety of different type nests. They use mud to make nests and supply food usually spiders to the developing larvae. Yellow jackets are generally black and yellow in color and 1 1/2 inches long. Their nests may become very large with hundreds to even thousands of individuals living in holes in the ground, walls, etc. Carcass/Dead Animal Removal We often remove live wildlife, but sometimes we remove dead animal carcasses. Rats and squirrels are common wildlife that is found dead in walls or attics. Make sure you take care of any animal living in your home, because if you don't the animal will die in your house and then the animal will decompose. The odor starts about three days after death and if will last a long time, depending on the size of the animal. Don’t let this happen, let a wildlife specialist at Critter Control of Ann Arbor remove the dead animal. If it's in the attic or down a wall, our professional will be able to find it, remove it, and decontaminate the area. After removing the animal(s), we have special deodorizers, neutralizers and air purifiers to make that nasty smell go away. Call Critter Control of Ann Arbor today for more information on solving all your animal problems. Caulk & Sealing Integrated Pest Management (IPM) service practices to prevent pests must include the sealing of all cracks and crevices with the appropriate materials, which also helps save energy. Inspections and monitoring for pests and conditions is conducted in order to identify problem areas and prevent small pest infestations from becoming large ones. Call Critter Control of Ann Arbor today for more information on preventing pest entry and damage. Chimney Cap and Screen Installation Critter Control offers a wide range of animal prevention products and services. After the removal of unwanted animals, we repair damage and implement state-of-the-art prevention techniques. Screening vents, installing chimney caps/screens, and closing entry holes reduces the opportunity for future conflicts with other unwanted nuisance animals. Call Critter Control of Ann Arbor today for more information on solving all your animal problems. Crawlspace Clean-up Your animal is gone, but what about the droppings left behind? Is there damage to your pipes or insulation that can lead to odors, water leaks or loss of energy? Call Critter Control of Ann Arbor today for information on solving your animal related problems and damage. Inspections/Consultations Critter Control is a full-service company. When we come to your home, we’ll inspect your property inside and out, and from top to bottom, using our copyrighted AEW (Animal Entry Worksheet) so we can identify all potential problem areas and offer you safe and cost effective solutions. Call Critter Control of Ann Arbor today for more information on solving your animal related problems and damage. Insulation Installation/Removal Let our attic restoration professional remove that soiled/ineffective insulation with new insulation. We have the equipment necessary to remove damaged and contaminated insulation. Our specialists can also prepare quotes for most major insurance companies and get your attic back in shape in no time. A property insulated attic will pay for itself in energy savings, and be sure to ask about any available energy tax credits. The correct amount of insulation in your attic will help reduce your energy bills. Attics are one of the easiest places in a house to insulate, especially if you''d like to “cap” your existing attic insulation (add insulation to what you already have). Call Critter Control of Ann Arbor today for more information. Odor Control/Remediation Animals can leave lingering odors. After removing the animal(s), we have special deodorizers, neutralizers and air purifiers to make that nasty smell go away. Call Critter Control of Ann Arbor today for more information on solving all your animal problems. Soffit/Attic/Louvre/Fan Vent Repairs/Installation Let us keep unwanted critters out of your attics by installing animal proof screens in/over existing vents. These roof vent guards are durable and will keep birds, bats, or squirrels from entering your home and causing damage. Call Critter Control of Ann Arbor today for all your animal prevention needs. T.A.P. Pest Control Installation T·A·P is a revolutionary green insulation for new and existing homes & buildings made from recycled paper that incorporates a borate-based pest control into the product. Not only does T·A·P outperform traditional insulation in nearly every category, it also controls pests such as ants, termites, and cockroaches at the same time! Call Critter Control of Ann Arbor today for all your pest prevention and insulation needs.