The history of pest control and insect extermination to include fun facts and a timeline of mouse traps. The early pioneers tolerated a lot when it came to bugs and insects. Our understanding and science have come a long way.
“Build a better mouse trap, and the world will beat a path to your door.” This quote, commonly attributed to Ralph Waldo Emerson, is as true today as when it was originated in the late 19th century. Throughout American history, we’ve constantly searched for new ways to improve upon the lowly and simple mouse trap. In fact, since 1838, there have been more patents issued for these traps than any other device – over 4,400 of them. These patents cover a wide … Read More