Rodent Dropping CleanupWe Restore Your Environment by Removing the Feces, Disinfecting the Area, and Abating the Odor
New England Decon is a local, woman owned company based in Bedford, NH. Our certified, biohazard technicians clean, disinfect and sanitize homes, schools and the workplace that have been infested by rodents.
New England Decon Restores Your Environment
Animal feces and urine are heath risks and potential vectors of disease. A thorough cleaning is required to remove the animal waste and damaged furnishings in order to prevent ongoing health and odor issues.
If your property has been contaminated by rodents or your own pets, it is important to make sure the necessary precautions are taken so that you do not breath in dust that is contaminated with urine or feces. If you choose to clean up after rodents, please follow the steps spelled out below. If you choose the hire New England Decon, our technicians follow these protocols:
Our cleaning and disinfection services follow protocols and use industrial strength disinfectants with a broad spectrum kill claims, including 'green' options that leave no residue.
Our products are EPA registered.
Surfaces are treated with products recognized by the EPA for virus decontamination.
Dwell times meet or exceed manufacturer specifications.
Infected materials are cleaned and disinfected, or properly disposed of.
Technicians wear N95 or better respirators, safety glasses, nitrile gloves and booties.
Equipment used inside the buildings are cleaned after each project.
The CDC recommends that your wear rubber, latex or vinyl gloves when cleaning urine and droppings. For further protection, New England Decon recommends you wear a mask or a respirator, in addition to gloves, and follow steps 1-4.
2. Do Not Stir Up Dust
- Spray the urine and droppings with a disinfectant or a mixture of bleach and water and let soak 5 minutes. The recommended concentration of bleach solution is 1 part bleach to 10 parts water. When using a commercial disinfectant, following the manufacturer’s instructions on the label for dilution and disinfection time.
- Use a paper towel to pick up the urine and droppings, and dispose of the waste in the garbage.
- After the rodent droppings and urine have been removed, disinfect items that might have been contaminated by rodents or their urine and droppings.
3. Clean and Disinfect the Whole Area
- Mop floors and clean countertops with disinfectant or bleach solution.
- Steam clean or shampoo upholstered furniture and carpets with evidence of rodent exposure.
- Wash any bedding and clothing with laundry detergent in hot water if exposed to rodent urine or droppings.