Snakes are the most sleeky reptiles I have ever seen, they virtually can pass through unexpected spaces, because of their flexible nature. The sight of snakes brings fear to alot of people, even if you believe you can kill it, you must have the first sight of fear syndrome when you see it. It doesn’t really matter if you live in urban areas, in cities where bushes are not found, these snakes travels for long distances without getting noticed. They can live in a house for months without noticing it.
Snakes travel in search for cold places environments, shelter and most importantantly food. You would agree with me that rats are delicious delicacies to snakes, and this rats are found in our homes, or within our homes. This alone can make a snake travel close to your house or slither into your toilet so as to access the house and feed on the rats. Imagine a situation where you are defeacating and notice there is a snake just inside the toilet(“My brother you go japkpa”).
You know, there are a lot of strange things that can end up in your toilet. Most people feel that you can flush pretty much anything down the toilet, but in all actuality, there really isn’t much that should go down those pipes . But the strangest of all that you wouldn’t expect? Snakes. How Do Snakes Get Into The Toilet
Snakes get into the toilet through the ventilation pipes of the toilet. The one on top of the roof. Since bathroom plumbing is usually connected through ventilation pipes on the roof, snakes can slither their way through the ventilation system. If you have a tree close to the roof, and your ventilation pipe, your chances of a snake joining you in the bathroom can significantly increase. How To Avoid Snakes From Slithering Into Your Toilet.
Remember snakes are very flexible and they can enter into very unsual spaces. To prevent snakes from entering your toiley, The ventilation pipe of your toilet should be covered Open ventilation pipes are easy enough for snakes to slither through. But having some sort of block like a mesh or wire covering will keep the snakes and any other pests (like rats!) out of your bathroom. One way to do this would be installing a roof vent hood. Roof vent hoods will protect the venting while keeping the creepy pests out.
I hope this article was informative enough, also note that snakes are very poisonous reptiles, so you have to very careful for nothing, keep your homes clean from rats, and if you have bushes around you, it is advisable to cut them down anf spray some chemicals that would drive away snakes from your environment. Thanks for reading please kindly share, I believe this information will save someone’s life.