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Old 08-27-2016, 12:17 PM   #43
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These are covers I came up with for the hitch area. The box looking one is pressed in, then held in place with a velcro tab. Very strong velcro.

I'm not sure what to do with the step openings either.
There are no mice in the trailer now and I want to keep it that way.
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Old 08-27-2016, 12:32 PM   #44
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an old way to do it

The most simple and safe solution that we ever used needs only a bucket, a wooden paint stick, a wire clothes hanger, a dab of peanut butter, and some water. Or plumbing anti-freeze, if you do thie over the winter.

Any one have a photo to show us this simple solution?

ps: stuffing steel wool into hidden areas makes me wonder if it might not cause rust. Isn't there brass wool available, or something more appropriate (ie less rusty?)

If it's to be, it's up to me.
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Google 'redneck mouse trap bucket' for full instructions.

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