Tag: mice

How to Prevent Mice from Entering Your Home

Mice are destructive rodents to many parts and aspects of our property. They are an embarrassment to homeowners in areas where they have infested. Not only do the mice cause disturbances to many, but they do have the capability to spread lice and cause infection too.

We do not however, realize that in as much as they are a problem to us, we humans allow them to live in our homes. This we do by leaving entry and exit points for them. More so, we do feed them properly with food remains or even with our clothes; in short, we provide a habitable environment for them to survive.

Below is what should be done to prevent mice from entering your home. To present the most accurate professional advice we asked the guys from National Pest (Not Post) to give us some advice. Read more →

Pest Control During The Fall

In the fall, there are many cases of pests invading people’s homes. During the fall, as winter approaches, insects and unwanted rodents look for warm places to shelter from the coming cold season. These pests find their way into homes seeking warmth and shelter. They hide in cracks and crevices in and may occasionally come out to look for food or for warmth. These pests can be a nuisance. There are steps that one can take to make sure that his or her home is pest proof.

One of these steps is using insecticides and poisoned food to kill unwanted rodents. This may be an easy way to deal with the problem , but it is not the best way. Insecticides have their own health effects on people with research suggesting that they contribute to cancer. Poisoned food is also disadvantageous. Mice might die die in unreachable places in the house making it inhabitable due to the unbearable smell. So you might be asking…how to get rid of mice? Read more →