Commercial, Professional, Wildlife Management Control

Category Archives: Cave Notes

Bird Control at the State of Texas Capital Building

In America's city with the largest urban bat population, birds can sometimes be a nuisance too. Town Lake Construction recently finished bird proofing the South and North entrances of The State of Texas Capital Building, right here in Austin, TX,  using Bird Barrier Stealth Net. It was a real pleasure and challenge to work on such a…
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New Bat House Design!

Town Lake Construction recently developed a unique new bat house design, based on our 25 years of experience working with bats. We have found that when left to their own devices, bats actually prefer to move horizontally instead of vertically as seen in many common bat house designs.  Each of our custom made bat houses…
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Snake found living on bats

We were surprised to find a snake on the roof of a recent bat exclusion project.  It's belly was full of bats!  The snake was unharmed and released further away from the home on the same property.  Check out our video of the Rat snake being removed:  
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Bat Season 2016

This year started off with a bang and here at Town Lake Construction, we've barely had time to catch our breath!  Sticking with that theme, bat season in Central Texas has started back up early this year; we believe it's due to all the warm weather we've had this winter. Starting about two weeks ago…
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Deer Shield – Electronic Deer Control

Deer control has been an on-going problem in many cities in Texas.  Every year there is much discussion on how to get rid of the thousands of deer in areas such as Lake way, Rolling wood,  etc. Now, BirdGard has come up with a great solution for those cute but destructive deer.  Deer Shield Pro…
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Wildlife Control in Texas

Town Lake Construction, LLC the leading commercial pest control company serving all of Texas including Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Galveston, Corpus Christy and all smaller municipalities has recently included a full service division for the control of birds and other wildlife in the grape & wine industry.  We have been attending  regional field days…
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StealthNet Teaches Pest Birds to Keep Off Campus

Town Lake Construction in Austin, TX, is a preferred contractor that has installed bird control products on many of the buildings on a local university campus.  The extensive campus is comprised of many buildings requiring ongoing maintenance. “We won several bids for work in the 1990s. The university was impressed with our work and we…
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Odor Removal Takes an Expert

We perform quite a bit of research before our company, Town Lake Construction LLC endorses a new odor control product or procedure. New methods to combat odor problems come on to the market daily. We try quite a few of them, most of which do not live up to their claims; one of these products…
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Some Do’s and Dont’s of Rodent Control

06/08/10 Dear Dan, In response to your email regarding the closing of your clean room. Let me get this straight, you run the maintenance division of a large corporation in Austin, TX and you have found out that your clean room is overrun with rats and mice. At first, it started with reports of rat…
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Bats Create Problems at Akins High

A colony of bats have taken up residence in the roof at Akins High School in South Austin.  Students say the smell is so bad it’s making people nauseous. Air purifiers have been installed and three classes were moved out of the Fine Arts Building Monday because of the bats. “Just walking into the dressing…
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