It’s starting to get cold. Really cold. And that means my exposure to the outdoors is limited to the scurry between my front door and my car. We all turn to the indoors when it gets cold and we’re not the only ones: rats and mice do the same thing. In fact, since the end of summer we’ve seen an 18% rise nationally in the number of commercial call outs we’ve had for rodents.
It seems that these little guys and I share another cold-avoidance strategy. I was swapping stories with one of our technicians last week when he was telling me about a restaurant (whose name and location will remain anonymous) where he had spent every day for the last 2 weeks on site treating a major rodent problem. Read More