The Dirty Task of Getting Rats Out of Your Massachusetts Wall: Step-By-Step


On a normal day, you are mostly oblivious to what is going on inside the walls of your Lowell house. This can, however, quickly change when rats get into your wall. Then you will be quickly remembered about how there are spaces between your wall and how it would have been best if bricks had no spaces in between them.

How to Know When There is Massachusetts Rat in Your Wall

Some of the ways you can know if there is a rat in your wall include:

  • Scurrying or squeaking sounds inside the walls
  • Disturbed insulation
  • Gnawing signs on wooden spoons, containers or food packages
  • Noticing droppings pile on the floor, in the attic or basement

  • How Can Lowell Rats Get Into Your Wall

    Rats are very good with climbing anything. The implication is that they can easily climb your Massachusetts wall and then enter the roof. From the roof, they can find their way in and out of the walls of your home. Should they also find any small hole that links into your wall; they can take advantage of that as well.

    How to Get Rid of Rats from Your Wall

    Once Lowell rats get into your wall, it might be difficult eliminating them. This is because they breed very quickly and in large quantities. You can take the following step to rid your wall of rats:

  • Seal your outdoor and indoor trash can as those attract them
  • Store every food including food for pets in containers that are airtight
  • Thick weather stripping installation below your door and ensuring doors are completely sealed.
  • Store debris piles and firewood stacks very far from your house so that they don't hide in them and access your house when you leave the door open for a few minutes.
  • Regularly check for and seal any holes on your Massachusetts walls
  • Do not allow limbs of tree and ivy to be very close to your wall. You can achieve this by regular trimming.

  • Conclusion

    You might need the services of a Massachusetts expert rat elimination company to be able to really get rats out of your wall, since there is little to nothing you can do to access the walls.

    Visit our Lowell wildlife trapping home page to learn more about us.