Here are some indications which can help you to recognize rodent infestation in Geelong.
Sight of droppings
If you spot the rodent droppings which are smooth and have pointy ends and pellet shape, then this is an indicator of a rodent infestation in your property.
You can start looking for probable rodent tracks which leave the mark around that particular area. They are much easily traceable on surfaces having dust. Also you can check for by applying a coat of chalk dust or your talcum powder.
Rodents tend to travel through a same route in search for food. During this time, they tend to leave about 50 mm wide runways which can be indicators of their existence
Rats keep chewing everything down with their incisor teeth. So, in case you observe any holes in ceilings, walls, trails then there are chances of rodents visiting your place.
Burrows can be seen in the walls, fences, and stuff which is kept under the buildings, woodpiles and concrete slabs.
These creatures have oily skin which leaves behind the grease marks. So if you notice any such marks, then it is an indication of rodent infestation.
Although you cannot see rats, still you can sense their presence through their rattling sounds.
You can spot or smell the rodent urine in a room and recognize their infestation in your home.
Partly eaten food particles
Although rodents eat away all the food, still they might leave behind some partially eaten food. You can use this as a sign to determine rodent infestation in your home.
Alive or dead rodents
Mice and rats are nocturnal creatures; however in case you spot a glimpse of rodents during daytime, then this is a clear sign of rodent infestation.