We as humans are incredibly lucky that insects are as small as they are because there are so many of them and without size on our side, we would not last very long. We often underestimate how much destruction a pest invasion can cause because insects and bugs are difficult to see. But one pest that is easier to track and is recognized or feared by many, is the rat.
Nowadays, it is not too uncommon to see pet rats but the ones that are not domesticated, and come from the wild, can be dangerous to anyone who lives in the home. Rats can easily arrive at our home through the plumbing system, and when they pop up from the toilet, it can give many people quite a scare.
There is no telling what kind of diseases and viruses that can be carried through wild rats, and the best way to keep them out is by taking preventative measure around your home. After you give a pest removal expert a ring, consider getting mint herb plants which serve as a natural deterrent to help out while you wait for help to arrive.