On the downside mothballs are toxic and dangerous to pets and children who may decide to eat or chew on them. For all varmints who approach above ground or by tunneling consider natural repellents placed on or around your plants and garden beds to discourage feeding.
They re cheap and you can easily scatter them around underneath your mobile home.
How to get rid of varmints under the house. You can attempt to rid the animal from your house using a few different methods. For insects such as roaches and ants. If necessary place bungee cords over the lids to prevent inventive animals from accessing the interior.
Mothballs are an easy method of mouse repellent. The squirrels will be able to get out but won t be able to return. Bag all trash before putting it in the cans and situate the cans away from the house.
These can effectively drive your animal invader away with little interference from you. Apply the tape around every edge of the path tightly sealing it to the. Affix the glue boards to the plywood with the brass tacks.
Place a tray of food outside the trap door. Next up on our list of options to get rid of rodents is the use of mothballs. Glue boards are cardboard sheets covered with a tacky glue like substance.
Next hinge a vent screen at the top with a couple of nails creating a swinging door that swings out only. Ensure that the lids of your outdoor garbage cans fit securely. The key as usual is to find the opening s and seal them shut either when the animal is out or when it s been trapped or removed.
Small animals become stuck in the glue when they attempt to cross over the traps. Cut a piece of polyethylene that is larger than the rip too big is better than too small and hold it up to the rip. If a home is elevated with a crawl space underneath and there s an easy opening it s an open invitation for raccoons cats opossums and other animals to live under there just like under a deck or shed.
Ultrasonic repellents like our ultra pestchaser use high frequencies to repel pests without the use of chemicals. Block gaps between shingles repair torn vents and patch even the smallest hole. Tack the glue boards to the plywood.
To discourage squirrels skunks and raccoons from digging underneath the skirting sprinkle chili or habanero flakes in the dirt around and under the skirting. Other natural repellents. Avoid attracting wayward critters to your home in the first place.