When it comes to hiding places, mice sure look for the most secluded places, and of course, the more clutter the better! The basement is therefore a favorite haunt with these tiny rodents, thanks to the lack of regular visits by the human owners of the house to this area, as well as the clutter and filth that is usually present. (more…)
When it comes to haunts, mice sure have plenty of favorites in your home, and the garage, the basement and the attic top that list. The garage is especially a favorite, as it offers easy access and is closer to the areas of the house that the mouse can find food in too.
Here’s how you can get rid of mice in your garage. (more…)
Basements are a favourite haunt with mice, and once they get in there and begin breeding, it is indeed difficult to get them out. With a steady food supply, mice would never think of moving out, and often, the infestation gets out of hand before you even realize that you have more than a few mice running about.
Moreover, when it comes to the basement, the removal of the invading mice becomes a tricky affair too. Since there is usually plenty of clutter in a cellar, mice have loads of places to hide, and probably have a few entry and exit points which they use to get in and out of the house too. So if you’re planning to even detect the mice, you might have a tough time doing even that. (more…)
When it comes to a mice infestation, it is often an avoidable situation, especially if you take care of certain details and make sure that the mice do not have any reason to set up base in your house in the first place. Of course, if you are already up against an infestation, there are several options available for efficient mice control too.
First, let us look into the prevention angle. (more…)
If you have mice invading your home, you have several reasons to get rid of them at the earliest, including the all-important disease quotient that is attached with these tiny rodents. You have already taken the most important step – deciding to get rid of the mice – and now, all you have to do is look for ways that work best. (more…)
Studies in human health have linked house mice to nearly a dozen diseases that can turn fatal in extreme cases. Many of the diseases are viral and occur when people come into contact with mice droppings. Among the most dangerous diseases include Salmonella, Murine Typhus, Leptospirosis, Lymphocytic Choriomenengitis (LCM) and Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome. Moreover, mice are known carriers of a type of tapeworms referred to as Hymenolepis. Usually, people get infected by tapeworms after eating food that is contaminated with mice droppings. Eating poorly stored cereals poses a high risk factor to consumers although other food items can be as dangerous if kept in poor conditions. (more…)
As many homeowners know, mice are a common pest but usually easy to get rid of with the proper traps. However, in some cases, the traditional trapping methods may not be working well. For anyone who needs to know what to do when mice bait does not work, there are a few troubleshooting solutions recommended including mouse control services. These are some ideas for when mouse traps don’t seem to be working. (more…)
Are you worried about mice infestation in your home? The best way to avoid mice infestation is to prevent mice from entering your home. Unfortunately, mice have flexible skeletons that allow them to enter your home through tiny gaps that may appear smaller than the size of the rodent. Their ability to squeeze into homes through the smallest of the gaps allows them to gain entry through holes and cracks that occur in foundations, floors and walls as the building materials deteriorate. So, it is recommend calling mouse control Toronto service when you see even one mouse in your home. (more…)
Mice are always looking for a secure, warm place to stay, especially in the fall and winter months. Keeping them away from the house can be a problem though. They can easily gain access due to their small size and will cause significant property damage over time. If you need to get rid of mice from your garage, there are a few key strategies you’ll want to use in addition to your local mouse control company. (more…)
Mice and other rodents have always been a constant headache for homeowners. As we approach the summer months, expect their population to rise even further due to the abundance of food such as grains and fruits that are available to them. Mice and rodents are not only a health hazard; they can also cause electrical fires as they are known to gnaw cables. Tom our mice removal expert provides tips on how to keep them out of your home. (more…)