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Do Mothballs Keep Mice Away?

There are much better and safer ways to deal with mice.

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Everything to Know About House Mice

House mice are pests in every part of the world. We asked a biologist for tips on identifying and handling...

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How to Keep Mice and Other Pests Out of Your Home

Here are some pest control tips that will help you keep out mice, squirrels, bats and other unwanted animals out...

7 Diseases Mice Can Carry

Plus, tips on how to handle mice safely to prevent infection.

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6 Things that Attract Mice

Surprisingly, cheese is not on the list!

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8 Most Common Types of Mice You’ll Find in Your House

Of the many mouse species that inhabit North America, only a few actually find their way into homes. Here's how...

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8 Best Mouse Traps of 2024

Searching for a way to rid your home of pesky mice or other rodents? We've rounded up the best mouse...

If Your Mice Traps Aren’t Working, These Hacks Will Help

Are your mousetraps not working? Here are some easy solutions to solve your latest pest problem for good.

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The Most Rat-Infested Cities in America

Does your city have the worst rodent problem? Plus, tips on how to get rid of rats and mice.



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Rats vs. Mice: What’s the Difference?

Mice and rats love to gnaw, and your house is a buffet of wood, drywall, plastic and electrical wires. Which...

Top Picks for Rat Traps to Rid Your Indoor & Outdoor Space of Rodents

How do you outsmart a rat? From catch-and-release to old-school "snappers," these are the best rat traps.

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12 Ways To Keep Mice Out of Your Cabin During Winter

From sealing entry points to herbal deterrents, here's how to keep mice from moving into your vacation cabin while you're...

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10 Natural Pest Control Remedies for Your Home

These common household products make great insect-control solutions. Keep those pests away with these natural remedies.

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Fact or Fiction: Is Cheese the Best Bait for Mice?

It may seem natural to bait mouse traps with cheese, but experts say you'll have better luck luring your resident...

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The Homeowner’s Guide to Rodent Pest Control

From mice to muskrats, rodents are among the most common and destructive household pests. Here is our guide to controlling...

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How to Identify Different Types of Rodents in Your Home and Yard

Identifying what type of rodent has taken up residence in your home or yard is the first step towards evicting...

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12 Interesting Facts About Rodents

From country mice to pet hamsters to urban rats, we've uncovered some surprising facts about the fascinating world of rodents.

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How to Get Rid of Rats in the Home

Rodents are a part of nature that most people do not want in their home. Here are proven ways to...

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How to Get of Mice With This Surprising Hack

Mousetraps aren't the only tactic for keeping mice away. This simple, natural remedy will help keep those furry little creatures...

15 Pest Control Horror Stories That Will Make Your Skin Crawl

Rats and roaches are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the most terrifying pest control stories...

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The Best Ways to Trap Mice

Proper trap baiting and placement are essential to successfully eliminating mice from your home. Follow these tips and techniques to...

The 7 Best Mouse Repellents, Tested by an Editor

Need a safe, natural mouse repellent? Pick up one of these editor-tested products to keep mice away.

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Why Do Mice Chew Through Electrical Wires?

A ruined car electrical system is a massive headache.

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How to Get Rid of a Mouse in a Wall

Mice seek out the darkest spots, such as inside air ducts and wall cavities to set up residence. And where...

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Here’s How to Keep Mice Out of Your Kitchen

Now that the mouse is out of your kitchen, how do you keep it out for good? These tips will...

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9 Crazy Things Mice Have Done in Homes

Where did all of the dog's food go? And where is that grocery receipt? You'd be surprised at the hoarding...

11 Things Mice Don’t Want You to Know

As cold weather approaches, so do mice. Find out these secrets about the rodents to keep your home from getting...

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Try This Easy Trick to Stop Mice from Entering Your Home

Putting a bait station outside will keep mice from getting inside.

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Here’s Why Having a Mouse Problem Is Worse Than You Thought

Keep finding little rodents scurrying around your house? Having a mouse problem can be a serious issue and even dangerous...

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Homeowner’s Guide to Dealing with Ants, Mice and other Pesky Pests

The battle against invading pests seems to never end. But there are lots of things you can do to prepare...