Squirrel Removal Ogden

A family of squirrels can cause damage to your insulation. AAAC Wildlife Removal experts in Ogden can help you remove your squirrel problem, clean up the mess and repair the damage. You must act quickly, as damaged wires could set fire to your home.

Ogden squirrels in your yard can cause property damage and need to be removed

We service these animals in the Greater Salt Lake City Metro area

Squirrels can be quite a nuisance in your home. They can get into all kinds of places, including your attic, and they cause a lot of damage while they’re there. Their presence is not only an annoyance but it will also lead to additional problems like insulation deterioration and structural damage. Additionally, squirrels are a fire hazard as they love to chew on electric wires! If you have a squirrel problem, you’re not alone. There are many squirrels in the United States, and they cause all sorts of trouble every day.

Ogden is no exception to this. Squirrels love Ogden, Utah and it’s warm climate because they can survive year-round without the threat of freezing cold weather. Because of the mild winters in Utah, squirrels can stay active throughout winter. This means that homeowners are more likely than ever to see them at their homes searching for food and shelter. However, one rodent infestation that you may not want to be dealing with is a squirrel infestation on your property since these rodents will cause a lot of damage while they’re there if they have nowhere else to go. There are likely to be some unwelcome guests living in your walls if you find something chewing on your attic or home.

Squirrels in the attic

Squirrels can be a pest in your home. They are persistent when it comes to finding a place in your attic, especially if you have weak spots on the roof or walls that they can chew through and get inside of your living area.

Attics are like playgrounds for squirrels. They can leap from one rafter or another and find their way into any ventilation system or hole they have made in your attic.

As soon as you notice these critters in the attic, do not wait for them to cause bigger problems. Call our professional wildlife removal experts immediately!

Roof Fire caused by squirrels chewing on electrical wires in Ogden

Squirrel Removal in Ogden, Utah

The best way to get rid of these critters from your home is to call a professional wildlife removal service (like us!). Our experts at AAAC Wildlife Removal understand that these critters can be a big problem and we will provide you with the best solution to resolve your squirrel issue.

We employ humane, up-to-date methods that do not cause harm to the squirrel. We use humane and up-to-date techniques to trap the squirrels and make sure they don’t return.

Professional Wildlife Trappers

Each one of our expert trappers is fully licensed and certified to handle nuisance wildlife. Our technicians are well trained in all aspects of animal removal and have years of experience with removing wildlife such as squirrels, raccoons, opossum, skunks, bats, snakes, etc.

Homeowners cannot effectively trap squirrels on their own. It requires a lot of work and knowledge about the behavior of each type of squirrel. We use the most up-to-date trapping equipment and will ensure that the critters get removed safely and humanely.

Animal removal is usually a three-part process. Here’s how it works:

  1. Setting up traps to catch the animal
  2. Seal all entry holes to prevent re-entry
  3. Inspection and repair of wildlife damage both inside and outside your home

Setting traps to catch a squirrel

We use either one-door or two-door traps and set them in areas where we see squirrel activity. We bait the trap with food that the critters find irresistible. The trip plate is used to trigger the trap and snap the door shut to seal the animal in the cage.

Seal all entry holes

We will trap and remove all squirrels from your attic. Then, we will close any openings greater than 1/2 inch to stop more wildlife from getting into your home.

Inspection and Repair of Wildlife Damage

We then clean up and disinfect your attic. We then install insulation and reinstall vents as necessary before proceeding to a complete restoration of your attic.

Should I Get a Squirrel Exterminator?

Although squirrels can be quite a pest, poisoning them is a big no-no. Poison is best used for ant and termite colonies, not for wildlife. You can have dead squirrels in your walls if you use poison as you use them for ants and termites. This will cause an awful smell that will permeate your entire home.

Before they die, poisoned squirrels will track dangerous chemicals around your home. This can create a hazardous situation for you and the rest of your family. Additionally, poisoned squirrels will die in difficult-to-reach places like under floors or inside walls, making it very hard to remove them.

Professional Squirrel removal by a company that is experienced in safely getting rid of nuisance critters is the best option. After we remove the animal, we offer an attic cleaning and restoration service so you don’t have to worry about the mess in your attic. This includes cleaning and decontamination, as well as insulation replacement and wall repairs if needed.

Our Squirrel Trapping Process

  • We first determine if trapping is necessary or if exclusion-based methods will be more effective.
  • We choose from a dozen of so traps, depending on the size of animal we’re trying to trap.
  • Place traps in places that we know the animals like to use.
  • Bait the traps with food that squirrels find irresistible.
  • Remove and relocate trapped animal.

Trapping or Exclusion

Sometimes traps may not be necessary when removing squirrels. Sometimes, exclusion-based methods are sufficient. Exclusion means using one-way doors that allow the squirrels to leave but prevent them from getting back inside after they’ve left the property.

Choosing the right trap

We make sure the trap we use to capture squirrels is just right. There are a number of traps that are available for squirrel removal and our team of experts will pick the one that is right for your job.

Place Traps in Key Areas

Knowing where to place the traps is one of the most important parts of this process. We will choose areas we believe the critters are active and place our traps there.

Bait with Food They Like

What food can you use to catch squirrels? It matters! Different foods work better for different wildlife so it’s best if the professionals choose what kind of bait goes into the trap.

Remove the Animal

After we capture the squirrels, It is often pretty straightforward to remove them from your property. Before sealing any other entrance points, we double-check that the squirrels are gone from your attic or home. This will also prevent any other pests from entering your home.

Attic Clean Up and Decontamination

Squirrels will leave a terrible mess in your attic after living there for an extended period of time. There will be feces, hair, urine, and more that have to be dealt with. They will attract other pests like rats and cockroaches which can spread disease and illness throughout your home. To get rid of all traces of the pests, we will do a thorough attic cleaning and decontamination.

Before and After photos of wildlife damage repair in Ogden

Attic Restoration Services

We offer a complete restoration service to restore your attic’s glory after all squirrel problems have been resolved. This service includes the installation of new insulation, re-installation of vents that were removed during squirrel removal, and repair of any damage done.

If you need help with Squirrel Damage and Attic Restoration, give us a call!

Before and After photos of wildlife damage repair in Ogden

Wildlife Damage Repair

When they live in your attic, squirrels can cause major damage to your roof, vents, and soffits. They have sharp teeth that they use to widen openings and they will pull out insulation to make comfortable nests.

The damage outside can also be substantial, especially if the animals are living in your walls. The unsightly chewed-up siding or shingles will be noticed by your neighbors.

It is best to have a professional handle these problems so your home can be restored to its original condition. Our carpentry team is skilled and can complete all repairs quickly and effectively.

If these critters have caused serious damage to your home or business, call us today for Wildlife Damage Repair!

Why hire a professional?

Although it may seem easy to get rid of squirrels by yourself, the process can be more complex than you think. There are also serious risks! Squirrels can carry parasites such as mites, bugs, and several diseases like Lyme disease, rabies, and leptospirosis.

If not treated immediately, these diseases can prove fatal. You can’t do any type of wildlife removal in Utah. Rabies is an issue whenever you deal with wild animals.

Professional Squirrel Removal Ogden, Utah

AAAC Wildlife Removal is a team of wildlife experts that provides humane and quality squirrel removal services along with prevention services throughout the Utah. We have the experience to tailor a solution that meets your needs for every type of wildlife infestation.

Our wildlife operators are fully trained and experienced in all aspects of wildlife problems. We use safe traps that will not injure the animal or cause them unnecessary suffering. After we have removed the rodents, our team will seal your home properly so that no other animals get in.

Do not let these pests get you in trouble. Contact AAAC Wildlife Removal of Ogden, Utah today!

AAAC Wildlife Removal, a family-owned pest control company, offers professional service at affordable prices. We have incredible professionals that will cater to all your wildlife needs such as bat control, raccoon removal, bat exclusion services, bat guano removal, nuisance wildlife control, and more.

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Ogden is a city north of Salt Lake City, in Utah. It’s a gateway to ski resorts like Snowbasin, Powder Mountain and Nordic Valley. George S. Eccles Dinosaur Park features life-size models and a paleontology lab. Historic 25th Street, once home to Prohibition-era speakeasies, is now a shopping and dining hub. At the street’s western end, Ogden Union Station houses museums explores trains, cars and cowboy history.

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