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The state of Rhode Island has a unique geographical climate which is characterized by short summers and cold winters. Pests are known to adapt to the climates of the region in which they are located. This causes pests in colder places to survive is by sneaking into people’s homes. There are various pests which are common to invading people’s homes in this state.

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Common pests in rhode island


Rats and mice are common in this state. They usually invade people’s homes in search of food.  These two pests can transmit diseases to humans through their secretions and contact with their hair or fur. This makes them unacceptable to be found in homes. Moreover, these two pests are usually social animals which live in groups and usually go in groups in search for food. Whenever they find a suitable place, they are more likely to build a nest, mostly in attics and other unreachable places of the house or in the yard nearby.

The most common type of rats found in this state are Norway rats and Roof rats. While the house mouse is also a common species of mice found here. These pests should not be allowed into homes and should be eradicated immediately.


Termites are also common in various parts of this state. The Eastern Subterranean termites are the species of termites most common. They usually burrow through wooden materials, causing damages to anything wooden in the house. Because of the destructive nature of termites, there is a pressing need for the residents of this state to be on the lookout for an infestation of these pests. Once their infestation is detected, there is a need to take action and seek help from pest control specialists to help in their eradication before much damage is done.


Roaches are also common pests in this state. The most common species of roaches are the German cockroach, the American cockroach and the Brown-Banded cockroach. These pests are usually dirty and very embarrassing to be found in homes. Moreover, the usually breed and multiply at a fast rate, hence their infestation can multiply in folds in a very short period of time.

It is best to seek services of a expert in pest control to eradicate them from your house.

bed bugs

Bed bugs are a recent pets which have also become so common in this state. Bed bugs usually feed on human blood and are known to attack while people are asleep. It is usually hard to eradicate these creatures, especially if their rate of infestation has grown so robust.

Therefore the residents of this state are always advised to schedule regular checkups to identify if these pests have invaded their homes. It is vital for one to seek help from pest control specialists who have expertise in eradicating bed bugs and other pests.