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Old 04-14-2012, 10:51 AM   #11
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We have had problems in the past during winter storage and this year I put bounce dryer sheets ALL over the TT inside and outside storage ares in the fridge closets everywhere. I used a box and it worked great no rodents and it smells april fresh.
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Last year my camping buddy put bounce sheets all over his 5er.. the mice here used it as toilet paper...
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Last year my camping buddy put bounce sheets all over his 5er.. the mice here used it as toilet paper...
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Used Bounce in a TT I had years ago on a permanent and had 0 problems with critters.

Agree the smell is fresh.
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Is there a spot that they are more prone to get in? I am planning on looking at the entire underside and plugging everything with spray foam
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Mice were getting into my TT. We live very rural. Never tried Fresh Cab but if you look on Amazon it works for some and not for others. I crawled under my TT and looked for every little hole I could find. I noticed that mice really like the foam. They had eaten quite a bit of the Jayco foam that was applied at the factory. Like candy to mice. I used black caulking in every hole I could find. During that time I used sticky traps. I kept patching holes until I wasn't catching mice anymore in the sticky traps. It is easier to patch holes from the bottom of the TT or 5Ver. Some of those bottom holes go into little compartments that are sealed off from above but where mice can do a lot of damage to wires etc.
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Fill the holes with steel wool then spay foam..
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Is there a spot that they are more prone to get in? I am planning on looking at the entire underside and plugging everything with spray foam
Mine were coming in through my front storage area on my 5th wheel. I found several holes where wiring was coming through plus a couple of spare holes and I filled these with spray foam plus some steel wool where applicable. I then put some poison in the area and so far no more problems. The use of these electronic gadgets may be good but you must have electric or battery but in most cases this is not practical when you go into long term winter storage.
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Last year my camping buddy put bounce sheets all over his 5er.. the mice here used it as toilet paper...
Bounce dryer sheets do not repel mice, it is an urban myth, check out this link.

http://www.thisoldhouse.com/toh/arti...225477,00.html


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I don't use foam anymore because they eat the foam and the steal wool gets pulled out. They have a more difficult time eating through caulking. The mice especially like the Jayco black foam that came with the TT. They seem to eat less of the heavier big gap foam from Home Depot.
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