Scratching in walls

Scratching in walls is a common complaint that makes our phones ring off the hook every fall and winter.  Inevitability, every one of the callers will think that their problem is unique and that there must be some large animal making all that noise.  However, quite the opposite is normally true and its usually a […]

Mice In Insulation

Recently during the renovation of a property mice were found in the insulation.  Unfortunately for our company this mouse nest was found in the insulation of a property that we’re purchasing to move our office to. Mice often build nests in insulation, typically the nest will be rounded out and burrowed into a piece of […]

Mice in the house

There’s mice outside and when the weather is cold they’ll want to get in.  We recently provided rodent control services at a home in Woodbury, CT that had mice in the house.  The homeowner found out first hand how many mice one Envirocare Pest Control technician can remove in a short period of time.  (The […]

Crawl Space Insulation

These pictures are before and after shots of a wet, rodent infested crawl space that we just finished.   This crawl was insufficiently winterized with very little insulation.  To make matters worse it had insulation that was soaked with rodent urine and fecal matter.  Here’s how we transformed it. After putting on our protective gear, […]

Crawl Space Vapor Barriers

The problems associated with dirt crawl spaces and moisture are well documented.  We have a new service to go along with our crawl space encapsulation program that basement waterproofers just aren’t equipped to provide.  The service is rodent exclusion. Let’s face it where do most people find rodents?  In basements and crawl spaces, correct?  Who […]

Mice Infestation: The largest cause of unknown fires

Did you know that a mice infestation are the greatest cause of unknown fires? If you’ve never seen a true mice infestation were mice have chewed wires I’ve posted a classic picture of just how devastating rodent damage can be.  This particular wire has been chewed and permanently stained with rodent fecal matter and rub […]

Mice: The great invader

There are two different species of mice in Connecticut.  They’re deer mice and the house mice.  The picture to the left shows a female deer mouse tending to her young in a detached barn in Washington Depot, CT. The main difference between the two mice is that deer mice are much hardier than house mcie. […]