Kokomo, IN, is home to many nuisance pests such as squirrels and rats that invade homes to escape cold winters. Both types of rodents gnaw on items stored in attics, build nests within walls, and spread disease through their excrement. Bats also roost in attics and cause similar issues. Certain pests in the Kokomo area are more commonly found in yards. Skunks and moles undermine the structural integrity of homes and sheds by digging up lawns in search of food.