Squirrels, despite their cute appearance, can cause many problems in and around your home. They can cause a lot of destruction in attic spaces, as well as your garden. When squirrels start to become a problem, it’s time to do something about them.

To help you deal with squirrel removal in NYC, take a look at some of the most common squirrel removal methods.

Removing squirrels from your home

If a squirrel has found its way into your attic or basement, you need to remove the intruders and stop them from returning. Pest control professionals can help by setting traps to catch any squirrels in your home, before closing up the entry points and cleaning up any mess left by the critters.

Squirrels can cause a lot of damage to your home’s structure as well as cabling and wiring. Make sure all squirrels are removed before you block up their entry/exit points.

a squirrel on the fence

Removing squirrels from your yard

Squirrels that have made their home in your yard can damage your plants, eat your fruit and vegetables and cause problems for birds by stealing their food or eating their eggs. 

To get rid of squirrels from your yard, you need to remove the things that attract them. You can also repel them by planting mint and using repellants on your flowers. You could also put decoys in your yard such as owl and cat ornaments that might frighten them away.

When dealing with squirrel removal, a professional touch is best. Contact Rest Easy Pest Control today and we’ll help you deal with your squirrel pest problem.