Moles are a solitary and a very territorial creature. If your neighbor moved from the residence, you wouldn’t automatically move in, right? Of course not, because you’ve got your own land established, but at a subsequent time, you might decide to expand your land and buy their house and property. Moles operate the exact same way, they are always expanding their land.
Can I be effective in eliminating moles forever?
There are two ways I know of to get rid of moles forever but they are not good procedures. One is to pave over your whole lawn and make it into a parking lot and the other one is to kill every living organism on your lawn that moles eat and the mole won’t find your yard appealing, however you won’t have a lot of yard either. Eliminating moles is a control effort.
Do moles ever come back?
Yes and no, some yards might experience new moles coming back as explained in the answer to the first question above. Other yards might have moles in them now, and after one has eliminated the issue moles, there may be some more moles nearby that can expand to your lawn. But there is not a product available to keep moles out for great, anyone who tells you otherwise just wants your money.
Why does everyone tell me to get rid of the grubs and I will get rid of my moles?
Grub management for Raccoon Removal Orlando FL and mole control is the biggest myth out there. Out of all the yards we have and now service, about 80 percent of them never have grubs since they have either killed the grubs or didn’t have them to begin with. Moles are from the yard for earthworms, all factual studies on bites always come up with earthworms as the main diet of this mole. 85 Percent of their diet is earthworms. If you consider it, businesses can market grub control but can’t sell earthworm control. No one would buy earthworm control as they’re needed for the deep, natural aeration of your yard.
I have to have over 100 moles in my lawn?
No, the typical acre averages between 3 to 5 moles. Moles are solitary by nature and extremely territorial. 1 mole can average 100 feet of digging new tunnels in 1 Day, 18 feet an hour when grinding deep or surface tunnels, and can travel 80 feet a minute in tunnel already created.
As moles dig new flat, deeper tunnels, they need a place to place the dirt they’re excavating. As they dig further and further, they create new mounds of dirt as the run gets longer. The larger the mound, the deeper the moles tube is under the surface of the ground.
Why do all the toxins, home remedies, grub control, mole-tox, noise manufacturers, vibration manufacturers and other mole control apparatus not do the job?
Our reply to this question is straightforward, if all of those actually worked, we would not be in business. Ever heard the saying, cheaper is better? Not really is it, factual and quality understanding beats cheap any day. Those things are there to hook the homeowner, not to address your problem. Moles do not eat any form of plant or grain matter, they are strictly meat eaters. As to the noise, sonic, and vibrating devices designed to frighten moles away, we’ve caught moles weekly fairly close to these types of devices.
I’ve never had moles until today, why are they in my yard?
After the female has infants and raises them til they are old enough to be in their own, she kicks them out, these “teenager” moles finally have to research new areas and set up their own territories. As this process repeats itself, they will soon make it to your lawn, especially if you might be in the center of a new housing development.