Hole Under Porch or Deck

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"There is a hole under my deck. I filled it in but it is back again!"

hole under porch or deck: urban wildlife problemIf there is a hole underneath your porch or deck that keeps coming back after you have filled it in, we will ask you the following questions to help to determine the cause:

  • Is the hole going under concrete or a wood deck?
  • How large is the hole? Is it the size of a golf ball, tennis ball, softball, or larger?
  • Is there a lot of dirt displaced outside of the hole?
  • How long has the hole been there?


hole under porch or deck: animal control problemDepending on your answers to the above questions, the problem may be caused by the following critters:

  • Groundhog / Woodchuck
  • Raccoon
  • Opossum
  • Skunk
  • Rabbit
  • Fox
  • Rat
  • Chipmunk


The solution may involve the following:

  1. Investigate CSI (Critter Scene Investigation)
  2. Trap
  3. Exclusion (repair and prevent recurrence)

Call us today and sleep better tonight!
Call Critter Catcher 513-797-TRAP

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