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Tell Tale Signs of a Rodent Infestation

Have you ever been sitting at home, minding your own business and then caught a movement out of the corner of your eye? Did that movement turn out to be a mouse scurrying across your floor? Rodents love finding a warm home to nest in during the winter months, so it is wise to keep an eye out for these tell tale signs of a potential rodent infestation:

  • Rodent droppings appear as some brown pellets the size of a grain of rice. If you find them in your home it is a sign that mice or rats are nesting and feeding in your home.
  • Rodents will use almost anything as nesting materials. They will use paper, fabric, even plants to build ball shaped nests. Look for unusual clumps of materials behind refrigerators or in warm corners of your basement.
  • Rodents will need an entry point in your home and will chew through walls and floors. Look for potential holes where the floor meets the wall - they may only be a few inches - a mouse can fit through a hole the size of a dime.

Testimonials

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Emily Moeck

"I unknowingly moved into a home that had a HUGE bed bug infestation..."Don't you worry, we are on top of this until they are gone, I promise!"... Jack was knowledgeable and honest in his assessment of my house/treatment methods. Thank you, Jack and Rocky and the whole Otis team! My home is home again!"

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Joshua Weaver

"Prompt responses and appointment times. Very friendly and knowledgeable. Straight forward service without any "pushing" for extras."

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Charlotte Bishop

"These guys were super helpful and kind. Jack thoroughly explained every procedure and made what could have been a horrible situation much more bearable. I definitely recommend them!"

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Tamie Ridenour

"Excellent service and staff!! They were at my house the same day I called, for New construction pre-treatment!"

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Cathy Amos

"Highly recommend! Jack and Rocky are great! You've got a business and highest recommendation! Great people to work with!"

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Main Headquarters

112 Hayfield Road
Knoxville, TN 37922

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Location Specific Phone Numbers

  • Knoxville (serving Knox County)

    865-690-1662
  • Maryville (serving Blount County)

    865-983-8011
  • Lenoir City (serving Loudon & Monroe Counties)

    865-986-1412
  • Oak Ridge (serving Anderson, Roane, Scott, Morgan, Campbell, Union, & Cumberland Counties)

    865-482-2740
  • Sevierville (serving Sevier, Hamblen, & Cocke County)

    865-453-7540

Servicing all areas of Knoxville and surrounding counties and the Greater East TN area including Tri-Cities, Johnson City, Crossville & Chattanooga.

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