How To Raccoon Proof Your Trash Bins

To you trash is just trash, but it is a sumptuous meal for raccoons. Raccoons are strong animals; with a set of sharp teeth and strong jaws to tear away at your trash bin. These gifts make it hard to keep them away from your trash cans at night, leaving you a big mess of rubbish scattered all over the sidewalk or lawn to clean up in the morning. If you have ever dealt with this raccoon trouble, then you know that once a raccoon knows it can get a treat from your trash, it will come back with its friends and make a bigger mess, a hassle you do not want to deal with everyday. (more…)

How To Raccoon Proof a Chimney

A homeowner should always make sure to animal proof their home in a number of different ways, and do consider this to be a home fix it up kind of task, as it is a form of preventive maintenance to keep unwanted animal intruders from making your home into their home too. One of the most pesky, as well as dangerous  wild animals, which can get into a home is no other than raccoons. Some of the most popular of all undesired animal home invaders are no other than squirrels, skunks, woodchucks, and of course raccoons. (more…)

How To Make Your Property Unwelcoming to Raccoons

There are many things you can do if you want to eliminate raccoons from your property. They can be dangerous and they may possibly have rabies so its important that you never get bitten. Also they can make a huge mess. First of all, raccoons usually like to get into your trash so make sure that you tie the bag and the lid is on. If you want to be extra safe then put some weight on top of it. It can even help if you keep your trash inside until it is time to get picked up. Wrap any food in plastic because food is what they are looking for. (more…)

Effective Homemade Raccoon Repellent Recipes

While raccoons may look adorable, they are notoriously destructive. These nocturnal pests can destroy your garden, raid your garbage and harass your pets and consume their food. Raccoons are not scared easily and are quite tough to remove from a property. Although traps are available, homemade raccoon repellent recipes are an environmentally-friendly and cost-effective option to keep these pesky critters away from your property. (more…)

Effective Baits for Raccoon Trapping

Raccoons can cause havoc in your homes and gardens. If you are facing some kind raccoon problem, you must find out ways and means to trap them. In order to trap these little rodents, you must know certain facts about these pests so that you can make use of the right effective bait that will work for raccoon trapping. (more…)

How to Remove Raccoon Babies from an Attic

While we enjoy nature, when it clashes with our home space it can create problems. Raccoons in the attic are a common problem. They can cause considerable damage by tearing apart wallpaper and air ducts, and chewing electrical wire insulation, and pose health risks for rabies. While there are professional raccoon removal services, it can also be done by you, as long as you use humane and safe methods. (more…)

3 Top Raccoon Proofing Tips

This article will discuss the 3 top raccoon proofing tips. Raccoon proof your house by sealing any possible raccoon entry points. This is important if you live in an area with a large raccoon population. Your home design should be raccoon proof. All the windows should be high above ground and must always remain shut. (more…)

Humane Raccoon Trapping

Raccoons in a roof, attic or soffit, can cause serious damage to any household. Damage that can lead to thousands of dollars in repair costs. Getting rid of them is never easy due to their innate cleverness and their nesting in hard to reach places.

If you too are dealing with raccoons solving this problem as soon as possible will help you minimize damage and keep your home and family safe. We are experienced raccoon control technicians and experience the following very often. As a leading Hamilton raccoon removal company we only use humane traps to remove raccoons. (more…)

Dealing With A Raccoon in The Attic

The attic’s at your homes are usually very warm and safe and so animals like raccoons tend to find protection in them. Attics are usually in close proximity to the food sources like trash cans and other human food sources. They provide warm and safe areas where raccoon mothers can safely give birth in a protected environment. Raccoon removal is not an easy task. It is best done by professionals. (more…)