The Pestrol Commercial Rat and Mice Repeller uses ultrasonic frequencies to deter rodents and birds from the targeted area. Ultrasonic sound waves cause discomfort to rodents and birds but does not harm them. The frequencies of this unit range from 10 KHz to 65 KHz. Although the frequencies are pre-set and cannot be changed manually, there are 2 settings. 1 for birds and 2 for rodents. The Commercial Rat and Mice Repeller is powered by 240V mains, via a power cord and will cover up to 800sqm (in an open space situation).
Where is the best place to position the Pestrol Commercial Rat and Mice Repeller?
The Pestrol Commercial Rat and Mice Repeller should be placed at a height of 20 – 80 cm above the ground. The unit should be placed so that the sound waves are aimed towards a hard wall surface or iron etc. so the sound waves can bounce off the walls at various points, crossing their own paths, until the room is saturated.
Can humans hear the sounds emitted by the Pestrol Commercial Rat and Mice Repeller?
Generally humans can here up to 20 KHz, if you are under the age of 25 you may be able to hear higher. Due to this, there are some settings on this unit that humans can slightly hear. However, the frequency needed to deter rodents, is far higher than the human threshold.
Will the Pestrol Commercial Rat and Mice Repeller affect my pets?
The Ultrasonic frequencies may be heard by other animals within or close to the general range of the unit. Much like humans, common house hold pets can hear lower frequencies. It is best to give us a call on 0800 88 88 44 to have a chat about specific animals/pets.
Will the Pestrol Commercial Rat and Mice Repeller only work within the specified range?
The maximum coverage for this unit is 800sqm of open space. Ultrasonic sound does not travel through walls or obstacles, so bear this in mind when selecting this unit for your space. For example, the Pestrol Commercial Rat and Mice Repeller will protect an 800sqm open warehouse, but would not protect a house totalling 800sqm – in this case, it would only protect the room the unit is in, even if that room is only 50sqm.
What areas would the Pestrol Commercial Rat and Mice Repeller benefit from?
This unit is perfect for repelling rodents and birds in most commercial settings. This includes but is not limited to, warehouses, factories, docks, farms and many more.
Is the Pestrol Commercial Rat and Mice Repeller suitable for all weather conditions?
This unit is designed to be used indoors. It is not recommended to be used outside and exposed to various weather conditions.
How long will it take to deter the rodents?
You will see very quick results with this unit. In 1 – 3 weeks you should she a huge reduction in the rodent population. Don’t be alarmed if you see more activity than normal in the first few weeks – this unit unsettled their nesting and they are just trying to find a way out. Continual use of the Pestrol Commercial Rat and Mice Repeller with prevent future nesting and inhabitations.
Can I use traps at the same time for added protection?
It is recommended that you do not use traps inside while using this unit. The Commercial Rat and Mice Repeller is designed to deter rodents from the area covered, while most common traps are baited, which will only lure rodents back inside – which counteracting the purpose and effectiveness of the unit. It is ok to have traps outside for once they exit the indoor space.