Skunk Removal

Skunk Trapping and Removal

When you see or smell a skunk you can call us at 615-499-5692 for skunk removal in Chattanooga. Whether they are in your house or out on the lawn, these creatures can be a major problem. Their foul odor is by far their most notable trait but in addition, they can be very destructive pests. It is common for skunks to tear up lawns, and damage houses.

The first thing that comes to mind when you think of them is the awful smell. They can spray children, pets, and other members of your household. Even if a member of your family isn’t directly sprayed, they can spray animals on your property and leave a long-lasting unpleasant odor. Attempting to remove them yourself puts you at an increased risk of being sprayed. We take care of odor-free skunk removal throughout Hamilton County. Hiring a professional the safest way to remove these striped critters and it’s also the easiest.

One Way Door Under A Deck

Skunks Under Home, Patio, Deck, Crawlspace

One of the more common areas for skunks to be found in Chattanooga is under the home or in the crawlspace. These areas are the perfect shelter for them to build their nest. Any openings in the foundation can lead to skunks or other animals gaining access under your home. The best method is to trap the skunks, we are experts at skunk trapping and know the best way to safely remove them.  Odor Free!

The most obvious problem with skunks nesting in your crawlspace is the odor. They will also damage HVAC units and duct lines, floor insulation, vapor barrier or plastic lining in your crawlspace, and even electrical wiring. Call for an odor free removal today.

A Family of Skunks

Skunks Under Home, Patio, Deck, Crawlspace

Skunks are ground dwelling animals and your porch, deck, or crawlspace is perfect for them.  They can cause damage to your Chattanooga property by chewing and gnawing. They can find their way through grating and digging under your house. At this point they leave droppings everywhere. Cornering one can lead to them scratching, biting, and spraying everywhere.

We can safely and trap them without having them spray.  Once removed we can help seal up or encapsulate your home to prevent other skunks from making a nest.

General Skunk Trapping FAQs

I have a skunk living under my porch/deck/house, how do I get him to leave?

The safest and easiest way to remove a skunk is to call us.  We understand skunks and know the best way to trap these animals without having them spray.

Can't I just use a repellent?

Mothballs, ultrasonic sound emitters, and other DIY repellents do not work. There is no quick and easy fix when it comes to skunk removal.  The best method is to have a professional trap and remove them.

Do skunks carry diseases?

Skunks can frequently be susceptible to rabies. Don’t let your pets or family come into contact with skunks and risk possible infection.