Finding mice in your home or business can be very distressing. Mice are known to spread disease as they search for food and shelter. This poses great health risks in kitchens or where children play.
Their natural and constant gnawing habit means mice can also cause great damage to your property, furnishings and equipment. Simple measures like mouse proofing your property can help to protect you.
Looking for common signs of mice will also help to identify a problem early and ensure quick and effective treatment.
Mice look for access to buildings for food and shelter. They search for easy, abundant sources of food and undisturbed areas to nest. By removing available food sources, your home or business will be less attractive to mice. You will also help to reduce food contamination risks and the spread of disease.
Mice are not fussy eaters and will seek out leftovers on worktops, possibly spreading pathogens and diseases such as Salmonella, Leptospirosis or Hantavirus, as they search for food