Posted by: phillipsre | October 15, 2013

Rodent Proof Your Home

miceThis is the time of the year that mice and rats are coming in from the cold, and it is important to keep your home (whether your rent or own your home) free of these pesky little critters. This article from the Seattle Times has some good tips on how to rid your home of these invaders. It is not just an annoyance, but it can also be a health threat so it is important to get rid of them sooner than later. It is important to get help if you can’t control the mice on your own, they are sneaky and can get in to an opening the size of the tip of your pinky finger.

If you are home owner, this is a link to pest control resources. If you are in a rental property and you hear the scratching in the walls or see traces of rodents, contact your property manager so they can contact their preferred pest control vendor.



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