There are many people that have a lot of items that they are unable to keep in their house. They can start to store things in the garage but they also might need to use even more space than that. The items that you need to store may be things that you cannot get rid of and that means that you need to find the room for them. This is where a storage unit comes into play. They are a great place to keep the items that you want to keep but you may not have the use for very often. The unit is something that you rent out a specific sized booth that can be secured with a lock. You can fill it as full as you want and keep what you want in there. This is of course as long as it follows the rules of the storage company that you are using. You want to make sure that you understand the rules about the location that include when you can and cannot access your unit. One thing that you want to make sure you are careful about when storing your belongings is to keep critters out. They can eat through and ruin your belongings long before you even realize it is a problem. That is why it is a good idea to know how to keep rats out of your unit.

Always Ready Pest Control Offers Rat & Rodent Repellent Tips for Storage Units

Look for Rat Droppings & Other Signs of Rodents: When you are ready to rent out a storage unit it is a good idea to do your homework. You can go out to the unit and look around to see if there are signs of rodents already. You might see feces around the edges of the units or boxes that have signs of scratching and bite marks. You can also talk to the staff to find out if there are any trouble with rodents as well. The unit that you are going to rent you can inspect as well.
Best Storage Containers to Keep Rats Out: When it comes to putting your items in the storage unit you want to make sure that you use what is best. This is true when thinking about several aspects. One is the safety of the item and what is the best way to secure it. When it comes to pests you want to use the right material so that getting into your boxes is much harder. Packing is most often done with boxes that you can purchase at the store. Although it is a cheaper and easier way to pack you want to be careful about using boxes. Rats are prone to get into boxes because they can chew through those boxes gaining access to your items. The better option that you can do is to use plastic totes that can be sealed and closed. This will make it much harder for a rat to get in your storage unit.
How to Get Rid of Rats in Sheds etc: You can also make sure that you call out a professional pest control service to treat for rats. We are able to use treatments to make sure that rodents are out of your unit and give advice on the best way to keep them out.

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Always Ready Pest Control can come out and treat your storage unit for unwanted pests that include rats. Call us today.