Evidence of a Pest Problem in Your Electrical Systems
If you’ve been experiencing strange electrical problems in your home or office, you may have a pest problem. Electrical wiring is a typical nesting place for rodents and other pests, and they can cause all sorts of havoc when they start chewing on the wires. In this blog post, we’ll discuss some common signs that you have a pest problem in your electrical systems and provide tips for getting rid of them.
If you’ve been noticing any of the following problems, it’s time to take action:
-Flickering or dimming lights
-Strange smells coming from electrical outlets or wires
-Burn marks on outlets or wires
-Dead or missing pests near electrical systems
First, call the exterminators. They’ll be able to identify the problem and get rid of the pests for good. In the meantime, here are a few things you can do to keep the pests away:
-Seal up any cracks or holes in your walls or floors
-Keep food and water away from electrical systems
-Remove clutter from around electrical systems
-Trim back trees and bushes near electrical lines
If you find evidence of pests in your electrical system, it’s crucial to take action immediately. Problems can cause severe damage to your wiring and can be a fire hazard. Call Plugged In Electrical for an inspection, and we will lead you to the next step. We encourage you to maintain a healthy electrical system.