Mouse in House

Do you have a mouse in the house?  Give us a call and you can speak with an expert.

If you believe that you only have one mouse in the house, think again.  Mice reproduce rapidly – do not delay.  There are numerous reasons why you may have a mouse in your house and why you may have seen the one.

Learn reasons you have mice in your house:

  1. Mice use our homes for shelter from predators such as hawks, owls, and cats.
  2. Food Sources.  Homes have ample supplies of food in the pantry.  Also, bird seed & pet food are provide food. Mice can get all their water needs from food.
  3. Homes provide a good climate all times of the year

Mice explore and communicate by marking their territory with thousands of micro droplets of urine.  If you have seen a mouse in the house it is safe to assume there are more nearby.

What to do when you have a mouse in the house?

  1. Reduce habitat around the perimeter of your home. This includes, keeping grass short, trimming back hedges, and keeping debris away from the home.
  2. Secure sources of food. Keep birdseed and pet food in sealed containers.
  3. Seal openings on the home.  This includes construction gaps, reinforcing attic ventilation, and sealing pipe penetrations.
  4. Control local populations around your home.

Investigate our Prevent-A-Mouse program to learn about our evolved process to control mice in the house.