DATE POSTED: February 12, 2021
The house mouse is one of the most common home-invading pests in the United States. This furry creature gets its name from its habit of making itself comfortable in the walls of houses. While house mice can be helpful to the environment by reducing the insect population, they are an absolute danger to your home and health. Let's learn more about these pint-sized pests and how they make their way…
DATE POSTED: August 11, 2020
The two biggest dangers with mice are diseases and property damage. These critters have parasites in their fur, and they collect bacteria from the dirt and trash they crawl in. When they touch food and surfaces, they can contaminate it.
DATE POSTED: November 6, 2018
Fall is a beautiful time of year in New England with crisp air and clear skies. It is often accompanied by the wonderful fresh scent of apples and pumpkins. It is also the time of year that pushes mice inside our homes for warmth, food, and water.
DATE POSTED: December 22, 2016
It's that time of year again, when we start to think about wants, what you children want for Christmas, what you want to get for family and friends, and let's face it, we often think about the things that we want as well. It's Christmas time and we all want to see the look on our children's faces as they open that special gift they have been waiting patiently to receive. Yes, it's the most…
DATE POSTED: December 15, 2016
Sparkling Christmas lights all around town, bells jingling when toy store doors are opened, and smiling shoppers rushing home with their treasures! Ahh, it's the holiday season again. It is a time for helping out at the local soup kitchen, a time for helping out a family in need, and a time for letting rodents into your nice, warm home for the cold winter months. Wait a minute! You may believe in…
DATE POSTED: November 21, 2016
I grew up right here in Maine on a farm in Aroostook County before settling down in a more populated area of our state as an adult. I remember every year when the weather would start to get colder my grandfather headed out to the barn with a fist full of mouse traps and a bag of mothballs to help combat the hordes of mice that always seemed to be trying to get in. Mothballs were thrown under the…