Everyone knows the horrible smell of skunks. When skunks take up residence under or near homes, the skunk odor can sometimes be unbearable. There’s also the risk of getting sprayed by a skunk living near or under your home, so it is important to implement effective skunk removal solutions right away before any damage is caused. 

What Factors Cause Skunks Under Homes, Skunks Under Porch and Skunks Under Heating Unit?

When skunks find food near or around a home, it is not uncommon to find skunks under house, skunks under porch, or any other area where they can take shelter. When you have skunk under homes,  they may take up a permanent residence, especially during the cold seasons. They will burrow to hibernate and you will find skunks under home or skunks porch.

How To Get Rid Of Skunks Under Homes

To prevent the skunk problems from having skunks under home, Critter Control can set up a fencing system around the house that will prevent skunks under porches, skunks in crawl spaces or skunks under heating units. It is also important to make sure that all food sources in or around the home are removed so that skunks won’t be drawn to your home. If they do come around, Critter control will trap skunks near your home and relocate them into the wild.

What is the Skunk Damage Done to Homes?

Skunks are notorious for tearing foundation vent screens to access crawl spaces. They will also dig under vents or access panels to get under homes. If you find tearing or holes near vent screens, Critter Control can help. We specialize in skunk repair services and can assist in preventing skunks from causing this kind of damage to your home. Skunks can also be a nuisance for home gardens so it is important to keep your garden fenced in so skunks cannot access the plants.

For the prevention of skunks living around or under your home, contact Critter Control in your area.

We can help you get rid of skunk problems.  Call today: 1.800.274.8837.

Chicago Animal Control & Wildlife Management Services

Critter Control is an environmentally sound and ecologically responsible animal control and wildlife management company. We are committed to providing the best animal removal services to home owners, property management companies, industrial and commercial clients, municipalities and Fortune 500 companies in the Chicagoland area. 

Our expert staff includes biologists, zoologists, certified wildlife specialists, animal control officers and anti-cruelty personnel. All of whom uphold our standard of excellence as the number one animal control service in Chicago. 

Critter Control of Chicago Service Area

Addison, AMF O'Hare, Barrington, CHicago, Darien, Fort Sheridan, Glen Ellyn, Highland Park, Ingleside, Lake Bluff, Libertyville, Medinah, Naperville, North Chicago, Palatine, Roselle, Schaumburg, Vernon Hills and Wadsworth.

This franchise is independently licensed and operated by R&N, Inc., dba Critter Control of Chicago