Animal Droppings/Feces Removal When your intrusive wildlife animal is gone, the mess still remains. Animals will use your home as a latrine, and the droppings lead to stains, odors, and health hazards. Critter Control of Columbus will removal animal droppings from your attic, chimney, or other areas of your home. Attic Restoration/Insulation Wildlife animals can cause significant damage to your attic and insulation. Some homeowners may be overwhelmed by soiled and ineffective insulation, roof damages, and broken attic vents. Your technician will have the equipment and training necessary to replace your insulation and repair other damages in your attic. We can prepare quotes for most major insurance companies. We will get your attic back into fully functioning shape in no time. Attic/Soffit/Louvre Vent Screen Guards Prevention is the most important step in wildlife control. Critter Control of Columbus offers attic fan vent guards, roof vent guards, gable vent closures, and make soffit vent repairs. All of your wildlife control problems can be solved with one call! Bees, Wasps, Hornets There are a wide variety of stinging insects – some dangerous, some beneficial. Africanized "killer" bees looks so much like a regular honeybee that the only way to tell the two apart is by measuring their bodies. Africanized bees have different wing measurements than honeybees. Bumble bees are beneficial insects because they pollinate crops and plants. Carpenter bees look like typical bumblebees but often lack yellow stripes. They are solitary bees. Cicada killers are not aggressive but can sting. Their size usually scares people. Their activity is most visible in the spring of the year after the larvae develop and emerge from the nest they can be found in gardens feeding on pollen. Honey bees are social insects found all over the world. They are an extremely important beneficial insect because of their role in pollination. Honey bees pollinate more than 100 crops in the U.S... Honey bee hive removal can be very complicated if in the walls. Hornets and wasps are insects feared by most people. Many people die every year as a result of being stung AND having severe allergic reactions to that sting. Wasps and hornets can be very aggressive. They live in colonies and are generally brightly colored, fairly large insects. One wasp can sting several times in an attack. It is important to avoid them and to be able to identify which one you may have. They nest in many locations in the ground, in trees and tree holes, and inside or on buildings. Mud daubers are solitary wasps making a variety of different type nests. They use mud to make nests and supply food usually spiders to the developing larvae. Yellow jackets are generally black and yellow in color and 1 1/2 inches long. Their nests may become very large with hundreds to even thousands of individuals living in holes in the ground, walls, etc. Carcass/Dead Animal Removal When a dead animal enters your home and dies, the damages will grow far past the smell and stains. The carcass will lead to health problems and attract insects.. Causing a whole new infestation! Critter Control of Columbus can remove the dead animal carcass from your home and remove the odors using deodorizers, neutralizers, and air purifiers. We will make your home healthy again and dead animal-scent free! Caulk & Sealing Integrated Pest Management (IPM) services prevention practices must include the sealing of all cracks and crevices with the appropriate materials, which also helps save energy. Inspections and monitoring for pests are conducted in order to identify problem areas and prevent small pest infestations from becoming large ones. . Chimney Cap and Screen Installation Critter Control of Columbus has a wide range of animal provention methods to match each unique wildlife problem. After we remove the unwanted animals we will repair damages and implement state-of-the-art prevention techniques that may include installing chimney caps and screening and closing off entry holes. Our work will reduce the chances of future conflicts with other unwanted nuisance animals. Eco-Wise™ Pest Management Eco-Wise™ Environmental Services is different than traditional pest control programs. We implement pest prevention and exclusion services through the use of non-chemical tools and tactics, thereby reducing potential human and animal exposure to pesticides. We thoroughly inspect your property - inside and out and top to bottom - and keep our customers informed through the entire pest control process. Foundation Vents Foundation vents are a common area of wildlife damage and wildlife entry. Your Critter Control technician will assess and repair any damages done by the wild animal. Keeping the animals out of your home will lower the opportunities for damages in the future. Critter Control of Columbus can animal proof your home and keep them out for seasons to come! FREE Consultations/Inspections Critter Control of Columbus offers free inspections on certain types of animal infestations and damage repair quotes. Call us today to see if you animal related problems and damages qualify for a free inspection! Gutter Cleaning/Leaf Guards To avoid water damage, Critter Control of Columbus will clean your gutters and install Leaf Proof and Leaf Defier gutter guards to protect your home from further problems like foundation issues, basement leaks, rotting windows, rotting fascia boards and soffits, mold and mildew, and insect infestations. Insulation Installation/Removal Let our attic restoration professional remove that soiled/ineffective insulation with new energy-efficient insulation. We have the equipment necessary to remove damaged and contaminated insulation. Attics are one of the easiest places in a house to insulate, especially if you'd like to “cap” your existing attic insulation (add insulation to what you already have). The correct amount of insulation in your attic will help reduce your energy bills and will pay for itself in energy savings, so be sure to ask about any available energy tax credits. Our specialists can also prepare quotes for most major insurance companies and get your attic back in shape in no time. Call today for your insulation installation or removal needs. Lawn Fertilizer & Insect Control Protect your property from insects and other pests with our advanced solutions for your home, lawn, and garden! We will help you protect your beautiful flowers and yard. Odor Control/Remediation Wildlife animals will leave behind a terrible smell inside of your home. Critter Control of Columbus can resolve this stinky damage and keep your home smelling critter-free! Pest Identification/Monitoring/Proofing Critter Control’s Eco-Wise pest management programs utilize the most comprehensive integrated pest management protocols along with proven “green” products to provide a low impact and low risk service that is effective in controlling and protecting against pest infestations. Proper pest identification, monitoring and pest proofing are the keys to a successful pest management program. Roof Repairs/Roof Vent Guards Roof Vent Guards are durable and help keep out birds, bats, or squirrels from entering your home and causing damage. Critter Control of Columbus can install the roof vent guards over existing roof vents. Soffit/Attic/Louvre/Fan Vent Repairs/Installation Animals love to enter your home through your venting systems and are pretty destructive upon entering. Let us keep unwanted critters out of your attics by installing animal proof screens in/over existing vents. We also repair or replace any damaged vents, just give us a call for an inspection today! Critter Control of Columbus Service Area Powell, Dublin, Westerville, Grove City, Hilliard, Delaware, New Albany, Upper Arlington, Grandview Heights, Gahanna, Bexley, Galloway, Pickerington, Reynoldsburg, Worthington This franchise is independently licensed and operated by MKF Enterprises, Inc., dba Critter Control of Columbus Please call us at 614.300.7547 to schedule a home inspection!