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How Bird Solutions by Cowleys Excludes Nuisance Birds

Friday, March 27th, 2020 by Drew Cowley


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New Jersey has a remarkable diversity of birdlife. Unfortunately, it also has many species of “pest” birds such as pigeons, sparrows, starlings, Canada Geese, and gulls that have thrived in human habitats with a virtually unlimited food supply and no natural predators. Their overpopulation has caused a variety of problems for homeowners and businesses, some of which are:

  • Bird Droppings - Bird droppings can discolor paint, stain wood, and are acidic enough to erode metal and dissolve paint and car finishes. They also carry bacteria and diseases that can present health risks.
  • Birds Nesting - Birds nesting in rain gutters cause water backup that can lead to dangerous and costly structural damage.
  • Bird Mites - Bird mites are microscopic parasites that feed on the blood of birds. Once birds have abandoned their nests, bird mites migrate indoors from an abandoned nest and feed on the blood of humans. 

Bird Solutions by Cowleys is primarily about removal and exclusion. We have the experience to devise the most cost-effective strategies that will work, such as

  • Pinpoint Access Points  - We thoroughly inspect your property to locate all potential access points to determine how the birds are entering.
  • Disinfecting & Deodorizing - After carefully removing the birds' nest, we completely disinfect and deodorize the area.
  • Exclusion - We repair the damaged area to prevent future re-infestations.
  • Deterrents - Depending on the situation, we install physical, visual, or auditory deterrents to make your property an inhospitable place for birds to land, roost, or nest so they move to another location.