Mice and Rats Running in Downtown Seattle
Rats and Mice are running marathons in Downtown Seattle and outlying areas. Restaurants in the north and south areas of downtown are being infested with rats and mice. But this doesn't mean residential buildings or midtown restaurants are exempt. Rat and mice infestations are serious and do it yourself methods aren't always the way to go. The creepy rats and mice reproduce at a very high rate and will overrun a home or business. Pest control services was not an option but rather a necessity.
Rats and Mice are gnaw happy:
The filthy rats and mice are nasty and will leave behind urine, feces and afterbirth. Insulation in attics and crawl spaces are huge targets. Rats enjoy gnawing insulation and electrical wiring that can result in a fire. The downtown Seattle restaurant owner that recently learned there was rat and mice problem knew professional help was needed. A business associate recommended AMPM Exterminators to eliminate the rat and mice infestation.
How can rats and mice get in:
The physical makeup of a rat and mouse gives easy access to restaurants through entry points the size of a quarter or a dime. Think about how many times a day doors are open and closing at a restaurant. Rats can run swiftly and hide so quick. Open garbage bins outside and open garbage cans are open invitations to come on in. cannot be stressed enough why the professional eliminator’s priority is to do a perimeter check of the premises. The keywords are perimeter check.
Restaurant smorgasbords but for rats:
The AMPM Exterminators Pest Control expert inspected the entire premises. There are many places to check for rats in any type of restaurant. Floor drains need to be tightly sealed. Trash cans and garbage dumpster lids need to be securely closed. Kitchen equipment and appliances must be cleaned on a daily basis. Never leave unwashed items in the sink. Drains should be free of food garbage. Rats can sniff out food in all possible places. Check all opened boxes or food storage bins daily. Rats are ingenious in finding ways to hide and nest. Taking all of the precautions and practicing daily cleansing the restaurant won't be offering a smorgasbord for rats and mice only. AMPM Exterminators is ready and armed to eliminate the rat and mice infestation.
Proper sanitation and preventative measures:
Proper sanitation is imperative for the restaurant owners. Keeping the premises clean will be one of the deciding factors in keeping the business open and profitable. One of the mandatory restaurant rules is that the outdoor garbage bins and indoor trash can lids must be tightly sealed. Think about the smorgasbord that is being being offered in the garbage containers. A major contributing factor to this type of infestation is unsanitary practices. All kitchen equipment should cleaned and sanitized each and every day. Employees should be cleaning throughout the day. Managers and owners should spot check the restaurant often. The perimeter of the building also should be checked in a regular basis. Kitchens and pantries are rat magnets. Do not leave leftover food on stoves and counters and wipe down all surface areas. Leaving back doors open or ajar is a welcome sight to the rodents that gives easy access. Restaurant owners can only stay open if precautionary measures are taken. The restaurant owners will be protecting against the loss of income due to a rat infestation. It only takes one customer to see a rat or mouse and that is the worst publicity to get. People will get on cell phones and possibly calling the Health Department. Customers leaving behind unpaid tabs behind which would definitely prove costly. Financial loss and the Health Department can shut the business down.
All three restaurant owners hired AMPM Exterminators:
The Seattle downtown restaurant rat and mice infestation is populating at a high rate. The restaurant owner need AMPM Exterminators to take care of the rat infestation. There was another restaurant owner that did everything possible to investigate and even set traps. But the self-help methods did not work. Only a few rats were caught in traps and nobody wanted to get rid of the dead rodents. Which meant there were dead rats sitting around causing foul odor and the opportunity for airborne bacteria was high. The best decision was made to call AMPM Exterminators for the professional expertise needed to exterminate the restaurant rat infestation. A parting thought would be to protect your asset, the restaurant and property. AMPM Exterminators was able to get rid of the rat infestations and the owners opted for a recurring monthly service to prevent future rat and mice issues. The services proved beneficial that the owners went for bi-monthly services. Satisfied customers and successful exterminations for the downtown Seattle restaurants. One owner that hit the recommendation from his business associate to call AMPM Exterminators was eternally grateful.