Advice from “Dryer Vent Repair” Company – Claremont, NH – “Dryer Vent Cleaning” to Keep Critters out
By Webb Dickson
(Dryer Vent Wizard New Hampshire and Massachusetts)
If you have mice in your house, you have probably called exterminators or tried your own critter traps to get rid of the pests. But this is just a temporary solution until more critters come in. The only effective way to get rid of them for good is to stop them from getting into your home in the first place. The one major path of entry that mice have into your home is the dryer vent. Go outside and check the dryer vent cover to be sure it is securely attached. There should be a mesh material or screen to keep small animals from getting into the dryer duct. Mice love to chew through things to see what is on the other side. Chipmunks and other small critters have also been known for their curiosity or they're drawn to the warmth of your dryer vent. Once they chew through to make a ...