What is the nice way to get rid of the mice ?
In my opinion, the best way is no setting traps, no poison and no dead mice. That is the ultrasonic pest controller attracts me. But does ultrasonic pest repeller work? And how do they work?
What is ultrasonic pest repeller ?
Ultrasonic pest repeller is an electronic devices emitting high-frequency sounds that humans cannot hear. It is designed to repel, eliminate household pests, such as mice, bugs and other insects, which are normally found at homes.
How do the ultrasonic device work ?
It was said that Chinese were the first one who use the sound to repel pests thousands years ago. The ancient Chinese used the mechanically sensory-repellent device repel bugs and pest from their crops and building. And the device was operated manually at that time.
Tips: Mice can hear the high frequency sound which cannot be detected by human
Now, as the name of ultrasonic pest repeller implies, it uses ultrasound which basically means sound of more than 20,000 Hz. And this kinds of frequency sound will not be heard by human ear, but it will cause the certain symptom in pests, such as confusion, convulsions, and even death. Then, the pests are supposed to leave the area where they feel distress or uncomfortable.
The following chart will show the sound sensitivity in different animals. In this chart, you can see that the rodents can hear a higher frequency sound compare with humans
It is very easy to use the ultrasonic repellent. It is a plug-and-play design. After you connecting with power, it will emit high-frequency sounds that are disruptive to pests. The sound supposedly causes a physiological response known as audiogenic seizure response, which is characterized by non-directional running, convulsions, and possibly death from cerebral hemorrhage.
Ultrasonic devices are becoming more and more popular, because the super easy to usage, and the fact that they are silent to human ears, and there is no need for traps and poison.
What kinds of pest do the device work on ?
Ultrasonic pest repellents are working on a variety of different pest, such as rats, mice, cockroaches, ants, spiders, squirrels, fleas, bats, etc.
As to your pets, don’ worry on that. Most of the device are safe for the household pets, such as dogs, cats, and they won’t be affected by the ultrasonic sound emitting from the device. However, some of the domesticated rodents may distress by this sound. So, please check the manufacturers warning label to be sure on that.
1) To get a better result, it is recommend to use the ultrasonic device along with the traps. Because some pests will get used to the sound, and you will complain that why the device is not working at that time.
2) Please install the device in the right place where there might be pests. Because the sound waves from ultrasonic pest controller is short range and not very strong, they may be blocked by furniture, walls and corners.
Finally, we would like to recommend the following article, so you can know more about the ultrasonic pest repeller.