Signs of Infestation
Adult swallows get rid of their babies' waste to avoid attracting predators. However, as juvenile swallows mature, they begin to excrete over the edge of the nest. Due to this, swallow feces ends up in yards near doors and windows.If you suspect a swallow has taken residence on your property, Contact Us for professional removal!
Hazards of Swallow Feces
Swallows choose to nest close to dwellings for protection from predator birds. While living near houses keeps the pests safe, residents are posed with serious health concerns. Swallow droppings can act as vectors of infection and destroy property. These pests carry a myriad of pathogens in their waste that can affect humans. People who ingest Salmonella bacteria or even inhale Histoplasma mold spores are at risk for disease. In addition, the birds' feces damage paint, metal, and siding.
Dealing with Swallows
There are many factors make control of these birds tough. Swallows feed on insects and plants, which are readily available in yards, and simply fly over fences. To avoid issues with swallow droppings, Contact Us.