No one wants critters in their home and no critter is more despised than a house mouse. Some would say they are better dead than alive, however, at EcoShield we think everyone can agree that mice-free is the way to be. There are many ways to kill mice once they get into your home including rodenticide baits, snap traps, and glue boards. However, in this article we will focus on taking steps to prevent mice in home and safe mouse control options.
A typical house mouse is 3-4 inches long and weighs less than one ounce. An average mouse can probably fit through the size of a nickel, and a smaller mouse may fit through the size of a dime. To fortify your home seal all holes with steel wool, silicon caulking, wire mesh, and/or expandable foam.