Rodent Mesh

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£9.99£60.30 inc VAT

Rodent Mesh

The Mesh Company Rodent Mesh is designed to prevent rats, mice and squirrels from entering structures and buildings. The complex control process of rodent proofing is an important step in making your building clear of rats, mice or squirrels. Rodent infestations can lead to serious consequences, spread disease and lead to a deterioration in hygiene.

Choose The Mesh Company because:

  • Orders usually dispatched within 24 hours
  • Our highly experienced staff has extensive experience in the mesh industry and are committed to providing you with a quality service

Ideally, you can control rodents by making it impossible for them to gain entry. Possible rodent access points must be inspected and blocked off using rodent proof sealant or wire mesh. High quality welded wire mesh is an excellent method of achieving effective results, especially when coupled with other rodent deterrent methods. Used by professionals and the general public alike, this is a low cost product that simply completes the task of rodent prevention and control.

Rodent Mesh Options

Mesh Type  Hole  Wire Diameter
 Rat Mesh – HEAVY  1/4″  0.6mm
Standard Rodent Mesh – MEDIUM 1.9mm  0.56mm
Small Rodent Mesh – LIGHT  1.19mm  0.4mm


Woven Stainless Steel and Galvanised Steel welded wire mesh roll options are ideal for rodent proofing all vents, airbricks, soffits, under decking spaces and other areas in and around the home.

It can be difficult to exclude mice completely since they can pass through inch openings, approximately the width of a pencil, and rats can also squeeze through inch openings. Our Rodent Proof Wire Mesh products are ideally suited to both these applications.

Rodent Proofing Wire Mesh Roll

The Mesh Company Rodent Mesh can be used to seal up any holes, gaps, or vents in a property to prevent mice from entering your home or business.

Stainless steel mesh is designed to keep out many forms of rodent. Ideal for internal and external rodent screening applications, furthermore this light material  is easy to install.

We stock steel wire mesh, copper mesh specialist gap fillers for rodent proofing. Rodent proof mesh has small 6mm holes to stop rats and mice getting through. The wires are 0.6mm or 0.7mm which will prevent the rodent from gnawing through the wire. Products made from stainless steel welded mesh provide a good level of protection against chewing and scratching, moreover they are more humane as part of a deterrence strategy.

The Mesh Company woven stainless steel mesh offers a high level of protection against corrosion. Moreover stainless steel is an alloy which is highly resistant to rusting and is therefore longer lasting than most other wire mesh types.

304 Grade Stainless Steel

The grade of stainless steel that we use for these rolls is standard grade 304 stainless steel. This is the industry standard grade of stainless steel that is used in the woven mesh industry. It is long lasting and equally importantly it provides very good corrosion resistance.

You would require grade 316 stainless steel if you require to use the mesh in salt water or coastal environments as it uniquely resistant to corrosion.

Galvanised Steel

Galvanised steel welded rodent mesh is our best selling product for this application. Welded galvanised wire is corrosion resistant and is suitable for both internal and external applications. Galvanised steel protects the mesh from rusting in outdoor settings, in addition to being a lower cost option than stainless steel.

This rodent mesh is ‘Hot Dipped After Welding’ which is better than other forms of welded mesh mesh, namely ‘electro galvanised’. Hot-dip galvanised mesh is far superior for outdoor applications due to the the coating being thicker and as a consequence it is more resistant to corrosion.

Product Range

Stainless steel gives a smooth and long lasting finish to any space and galvanised steel is long lasting and more economical. This product is available in many roll lengths and pack quantities. Simply increase the quantity for the number of rolls required to cover your requirement. These specifications will be dispatched in roll format and wrapped carefully in brown paper.

We offer a large range of rodent mesh in a number of different hole sizes, wire thicknesses, and dimensions to ensure that you can find the perfect mesh for your application. Stainless steel mesh panels can be used where an attractive, long lasting and a rust-free mesh is required.

We have options that you may also be interested in the ‘Rodent Mesh’ section of our store. In addition, we offer an enormous range of insect screening options.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any difficulty deciding which is the ideal mesh for you. Our sales team will be more than happy to help.

Mouse and Rodent Proof Mesh Specification

The stainless steel rodent mesh option has a 1mm hole and a 0.4mm wire. The wire per inch content is high in relation to the opening, so the mesh forms a very tough grid when used over small spaces especially. Furthermore the mesh has a good open area % so the flow of air through vents will not be impacted.

The galvanised steel option has a 23G wire and a hole size of a little over 6mm. Due to the fact that this is welded mesh it forms a very tough and stable grid, and it is very easy to apply to airbricks and vents to make a rigid barrier.

Should you require any advice about the specification you should use for your application, please get in touch with our sales team.

Stainless Steel for Additional Corrosion Resistance:

Stainless steel is the gold-standard material for wire mesh, consequently it is the best selling range. If you want your mesh to last a lifetime than stainless steel is the metal for you.

Our Stainless steel wire mesh contains at least 16% chromium which makes it extremely resistant to corrosion. We offer a huge range of different specifications, available in both AISI304 and AISI316 grade stainless steel.

Grade Chromium Nickel Molybdenum
304 Stainless 18% 8% 2%


Delivery is 4 – 5 working days as standard. If you require delivery sooner please select expedited delivery at the checkout.

For Technical Information on our range products, please contact our expert sales team to discuss your requirements.

Additional information

Mesh Type

Rat Mesh – HEAVY, Small Rodent Mesh – LIGHT, Standard Rodent Mesh – MEDIUM

Roll Length

6 Metres, 10 Metres, 20 Metres

Roll Width

50mm, 75mm, 100mm, 150mm, 200mm, 300mm, 600mm, 900mm

6 reviews for Rodent Mesh

  1. John K. (verified owner)

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    Spot on for using on air bricks to keep the little blighters out! We also have a problem with flies over-wintering under the house and the mesh I used is fine enough to keep those out too! Great price!

  2. Andy Gray (verified owner)

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  3. Tanveer H. (verified owner)

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    Good quality mesh, took ten minutes to staple to the base of the shed. I’m also going to use this to stop mice at the exterior of my house and place over the brick vents using construction adhesive. Great stuff!

  4. Lynn B. (verified owner)

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  5. Clive B. (verified owner)

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    Feel protected from rodents getting under or garden sheds

  6. Stephen H. (verified owner)

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