Welcome to Bird Removal of Nassau County! We specialize in the humane and effective resolution of human/bird conflicts in the Nassau County metro region, and throughout New York. Whether you have a single bird in a building, or need to prevent pigeon roosting (and bird droppings) on a large architectural project, we can solve your Nassau County bird problem effectively and professionally. We install exclusion materials to keep birds away, and even provide pigeon trapping as a means of Nassau County bird removal. We are not a pest control company, but rather wildlife, bat, and bird specialists only. Click on our Nassau County Prices page to find out more about our prices for bird control work. You can also read the topics addressed on this website to learn more about how to resolve your specific bird conflict. We look forward to hearing from you.
What equipment is needed to exclude a pigeon?
There is a plethora of equipment that can be used to exclude pigeons and other birds in or around dwellings, gardens, play areas and other sites where they might be a nuisance. If you do have a pigeon problem, you will probably not to prepare your checkbook since getting rid of pigeons could mean you reaching into your savings funds. We will take a look at some of the main methods that pigeons cab be kept away or excluded from your home or garden areas.
One of the methods you can try if you are having issues with pigeons on your balcony or stone wall patio, is the parapet wall coils. They are usually found in 4” (10cm) and 6” (15m) sizes and a quite practical for getting pigeons off your balcony or stone patio edges. The coils are wallet friendly and a breeze to install; if you’re not the handyman/woman type. The deter the pigeons that land on them by not letting the bird settle. Since the coils are not sturdy enough; the pigeons will attempt to land and fly away. There are a few issues with the coils and that is that they are unsightly and the fact that they produce “wind chime” effect during windy days.
Another useful tool for excluding pigeons are the bird repellant gels. The gels aver very inexpensive and provide a great alternative. You simply apply the gel to the affected are where the pigeons gather. The gels ae sticky therefore are a hindrance to the pigeons and they will look to avoid that area. The drawbacks of the gels are that they may hurt small birds without enough strength to get free. Another drawback is the fact that they need to be refreshed often since they collect droppings, dirt and feathers. This method should be avoided in the hot weather climates and those that have black tar areas where they would like to set this exclusion. When the area where the gel is applied get hot, the gel repellant might start to run and it will affect other areas.
As you can see; there are many pigeon exclusion devices and products that are available out there. The all essential do the same thing which is repel and exclude pigeons from a certain area. The differences are based on the type of application and the budget that you are working with.