Columbia Wildlife Control experts of Trutech Inc. is a full-service animal removal company located in Richland County, South Carolina. We perform Animal Removal and control services of wild animals such as Squirrels, Groundhogs, Bats, Snakes, Skunks, Raccoons, Possums, Rats, and Birds. We are Columbia animal removal specialist. Some of the areas we service are Columbia, South Carolina.
We specialize in the removal and control of wild nuisance pest animals from your Columbia home. Animal removal in Columbia is closely regulated by the County of Columbia and by the state of South Carolina to ensure humane and proper treatment of the wild animals removed. Before you hire any animal removal professional in Columbia, you should check to make sure they have the proper documentation from the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources and that they have the proper insurance and license to perform work to your home. The most common problem for Columbia animal removal technicians is squirrel removal, raccoon removal, possum removal, skunk removal, and bat removal.
Columbia, SC Squirrel Removal
Columbia Squirrel Removal is a very common call in the spring and fall. Squirrels take advantage of the very close housing in Columbia and are often seen jumping from rooftop to rooftop and running back-and-forth on the power lines. Squirrel Removal and Squirrel control in Columbia is on the rise and should be handled as soon as a squirrel problem is discovered in your home or attic. The last thing you want to do is allow the squirrels to stay in your attic! Many homeowners in Columbia South Carolina area have need for squirrel removal and control however they do not know who to call. Columbia squirrel removal should be handled in a timely fashion so the squirrels do not chew your wiring and dig holes in your sheet rock as they are in the birthing process in the attic area of your home.
Squirrels are usually tree dwelling animals in the Columbia, South Carolina area and can often be seen running along power lines along our Columbia streets and byways. This should not be a welcome guest in your home. As soon as you become aware of a squirrel living in your attic or other area of your home you should immediately contact a professional Columbia squirrel removal agent.
Columbia, SC Raccoon Removal
Columbia Raccoon Removal is another common animal removal problem we deal with in Richland County. Raccoons are very clever animals and they have learned to adapt very well to the suburban environment of Columbia, SC. Raccoons dig through trash, dig up yards and destroy everything to obtain food. Raccoon Removal in Columbia is critical as the raccoons will get into the attic of your home and do a large amount of damage in a short period of time. Raccoons should not be allowed to stay in your Columbia attic and should be removed as soon as they are discovered.
Raccoons can be one of the most destructive animals in SC; Raccoons are responsible for over $2 billion annually of the insurance claims throughout the United States. The distractions that raccoons do to your Columbia area home can be astronomical. The damage that raccoons do in Columbia area homes are as follows: raccoons tear up your ductwork, raccoons soil your insulation, raccoons cause damage to your attic vents and lastly raccoons pose a threat to your family's health by possibly bringing in diseases that are easily spread to humans. Columbia raccoon removal is on the rise in this animal should not be allowed to spend another night in your Columbia area home.
Columbia, SC Bat Removal
Columbia Bat Removal has been on the rise for the last several years. Bats have been found in the Richland County Courthouse, Richland County, South Carolina churches and many houses throughout the entire County of Richland, South Carolina. The most common problem associated with bats in your attic is the large amount of bat guano that builds up in your attic over a period of time. Bats should never be allowed to stay in your attic. As soon as bats are discovered in your attic call a bat removal and bat control professional in Columbia immediately, especially an expert at Bat Exclusion.
Bat removal in Columbia has been on the rise for the last 10 years the cases in this Columbia of bat guano and bat guano cleanup has risen significantly over the past three years. The average cost of bat removal in Columbia is relatively low in the initial stages however if this bat problem is allowed to remain, the cost of the removal of bats in your Columbia attic goes up significantly. There are costs associated with the guano removal from the attic area of your home. Also there should be some degree of biohazard cleanup that goes along with having a bat infestation in your Columbia, SC attic.
Columbia, SC Skunk Removal
Columbia Skunk Removal is another common animal that is found in Columbia and the complaints that we receive are numerous. The most common being skunks digging under the stoops or steps of your house to gain access to a decent place to live. This becomes a problem if a homeowner has a dog and the dog and the skunk meet. The one that usually wins is the skunk. Never try to deal with a skunk removal problem yourself, always contact a professional skunk removal expert.
Skunks are a unique animal and we have found that they do some really strange things in the Columbia, SC area. One of the more interesting things that we have found that it's specifically to Columbia, SC is the skunks big under your front porch and has skunk babies underneath your front steps. There are several other areas in the United States that this happens but Columbia is one of the few areas that this is a prevalent problem. Don't let the skunks of Columbia overtake your home give the professionals listed on this page a call that today to have your skunks removed from your Columbia home.
Columbia, SC Possum Removal
A Columbia Possum Removal specialist can minimize damage caused to your garden and home. Opossums or possums can wreak havoc on your Columbia garden and sod. These rat-tailed mammals may hit even closer to home by causing damage to your house as they try to gain entry. Possums will take up residence under sheds, in hot tubs and outbuildings. A shed is normally elevated off the ground and is perfect for raising a possum family.
Opossums are North America’s only marsupial, which means that opossum babies live in their mother’s pouch. Opossums are white or gray with long, pointed faces, and bodies about the size of a house cat. Opossums’ 50 teeth number more than any other North American mammal, and their canine fangs are very visible.
Opossum or Possum Removal should be initiated as soon as the animal has been discovered living in your area. Columbia is home to some very large Opossum or Possums and some exceed 20 pounds! The Possum is also called a Virginia Opossum. Opossum or Possum Removal should only be attempted by people who understand the danger this animal can present. Columbia Animal Removal experts understand this danger and have the tools and training to safely handle these very strong animals. Trutech Inc of Columbia is your local professional for Opossum or Possum Removal.
Columbia, SC Rat Removal
Columbia Rat Removal is a very common pest problem and a common complaint received in the areas of Columbia Virginia. Rats and mice can be found living in attics, crawlspaces, garages, and in the basements of homes and businesses throughout Columbia, SC. These pests will also take up residence in sheds, barns, outbuildings and even in cars. Rats will seek any opportunity for shelter if an access can be gained by these pests.
Rat control and rat removal should be initiated as soon as a rat has been discovered in a home or business. Rats are very quick breeding pest and a small pest problem can quickly turn into a rat infestation. Rats pose dangers by chewing wires and on any structure which can lead to fires. Columbia Wildlife Professionals have the knowledge and training to get the job done quickly and humanely. Rats living in an attic or crawlspace can also contaminate the insulation with rat droppings and urine.
Columbia, SC Mole Control
Mole Control and Mole removal is a common problem in this area. Moles will do damage you lawns and yards by digging tunnels in thru the yard in an effort to find their favorite food source, either earthworms or Beetles. These tunnels comes in two forms, they are the deep tunnels and the shallow tunnels, the two can be differentiated by the way the tunnel is dug, a deep tunnels is often found by large mounds of dirt that just appear to come from nowhere. These are simply relief mounds that a mole will dig in order to purge the dirt from the hole it is digging. A shallow tunnel can be seen as a slight rise in the grass. Many times the grass along this tunnel will die, leaving streaks of dead grass thru the yard. Call a professional wildlife removal company to have your mole control problem taken care of in an efficient manner.
Columbia, SC Groundhog Removal
Groundhog removal is a call that is most received by wildlife removal companies on the east coast of the United States. Groundhogs are animals that are listed in the rodent category and eat only vegetation such as grasses and plants. Groundhogs will become a nuisance problem by digging holes under sheds and decks in populated areas. Often times this will be a female groundhog and her babies will be born and raised in the den area. These animals are not a welcome sight to cattle or horse farmers, as these animals will often step in the holes that the groundhogs dig, breaking the legs of these animals. Trapping these animals can be done, but we recommend that a wildlife exclusion be performed. This will assure that the groundhogs will not be able to return to the area. This often involves sealing areas around porches and decks with a top quality wire or concrete.
Columbia, SC Snake Removal
Snake removal in Columbia is a common call that most pest control companies are not prepared to handle in an efficient way. Some snake jobs will actually require the physical removal of the actual snake, other snake removal jobs may require an exclusion or sealing of a home to prevent reentry by snakes such as black rat snakes, copperheads, rattlesnakes and other types of snakes that are known to coexist around homes and buildings. Snake Control Experts are trained to catch both venomous and nonvenomous snakes. Snakes can be removed from in houses, basements, garages, and all other places a snake may invade a home or business.
These are just a few of the more common animal removal calls we deal with in Columbia, SC. We can also help with other animal removal problems related to birds, foxes, coyotes, beavers and any wildlife that is found in the state of South Carolina. We are a privately held company and do not deal with dog or cat calls, please call your local County Animal Control office for this, (803) 929-6000 or you can visit them at 400 Powell Rd, Columbia SC 29203.
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