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.
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. Used by professionals and the general public alike, this is a low cost product that simply completes the task of rodent prevention and control. Woven Stainless Steel and Galvanised Steel welded wire mesh roll options that 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 Soffit and Air Brick Vent Rolls
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, 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.
The Mesh Company woven stainless steel mesh offers a high level of protection against corrosion. 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 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.
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.
This rodent mesh is ‘Hot Dipped After Welding’ which is better than other forms of welded mesh mesh, such as ‘electro galvanised’. Hot-dip galvanised mesh is far superior for outdoor applications due to the the coating being thicker and consequently more resistant to corrosion.
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 rust-free mesh is required.
We have options that you may also be interested in the ‘Rodent Mesh’ section of our store.
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.
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.
If you would like 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. 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.
If you are business, repeat user, or need large quantities of wire mesh (multiple 30m rolls) please get in touch with the B2B sales team and we can quote based on higher / repeat volumes.
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.