Mice – No one really likes to have them in their home, or even admit that the vast majority of homes of some indications that mice exist. That’s right, most homes do – whether you have seen them or not.
The average field mouse can fit through an opening smaller than a dime, and the younger mice - even smaller. So if you were a mouse outside your home in the rain and elements, where would you try to get into? That's right, your house...
For mice, being in our homes is easy for them. I tend to find them in crawlspaces, attics, and anywhere else that people don’t regularly visit. Because they are small and quiet, they go unnoticed when they steal your food, or make a nest.
When it comes to mice, mouse traps can be effective. But if you have a mouse issue like the one shown in the picture above, you may want to consult with a qualified pest control operator.
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Mike McFadden, Certified Master Home Inspector in Orlando, FL