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pigeons

What Damage Can Pigeon Droppings Cause to My Property and Garden

Pigeons could cause excessive damage to your garden, property, automobiles, machinery and buildings. The droppings smudge buildings and have the potential to destroy vegetation. The pungent odour and the unhygienic appearance is unpleasant to customers and passing pedestrians. Economic losses can be quite significant as a result of the need to clean the droppings, repair the damages and maintain a safe working environment. Besides, feathers can plug the ventilation units and can lead to other issues including health hazards. These issues require the attention of an expert who specializes in pigeon control.  Continue reading

How to Prevent Pigeons From Settling in Your Attic

Pigeons can be pets or pests. There are pigeon breeds that can be kept as pets and there are wild pigeon breeds that bring hazards to property and humans. While pet pigeons can be tamed and controlled, wild pigeons may require elaborate control methods. Failure to control them would mean a number of troubles like suffering from the unsightly scattering of their droppings anywhere especially roofs and window ledges; exposure to pigeons means exposing yourself to diseases similar to diseases carried by rats; their highly
acidic droppings erode metals and discolor paints; and, their nesting behavior puts twigs, leaves, feces, mummy nestlings and unhatched eggs bringing costly maintenance and health hazards. So if there is one thing you should take into consideration seriously, it is how to prevent pigeons from settling in your attic as this is one of their favourite nesting area. Continue reading