As bats tend to hide in an attic, it is common for a homeowner to be unaware they are living with bats. How can you tell if you actually have a bat infestation or simply a stray bat who will soon leave to return to his flock? There are a few ways to determine whether or not there is a bat problem. Many homeowners become aware of bats simply by the noise they create in the attic during their routine activities, and there are more ways to confirm your suspicions if you believe you may have some bats living in your home.
One obvious sign of an infestation of bats is if you are spotting several bats in or around your home, however as bats are nocturnal animals they tend to not be visible during the day. The good news is that bats are predictable, and tend to leave a building by the same exit every night, which makes it much easier for the homeowner to establish whether their is an infestation or a one off interaction with a bat. Continue reading