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Attic Finishing Alamogordo NM

Looking for Attic Finishing in Alamogordo? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Alamogordo that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Attic Finishing in Alamogordo.

Double Eagle Restoration, LLC
8663345418
622 24th Street
Alamogordo, NM

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Daisy A Day Floral Shoppe
(505) 437-8768
1707 Indian Wells Road
Alamogordo, NM
 
Nowell Plumbing Heating & Cooling
(505) 437-5290
2242 Lawrence Boulevard
Alamogordo, NM
 
Bloomers Flower Market
(505) 437-8541
2415 North White Sands Boulevard
Alamogordo, NM
 
Dusak Landscaping
(505) 437-5133
8 Wedgewood Court
Alamogordo, NM
 
French Brothers
P.O. Box 593
Alamogordo, NM
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Commercial Contractor, Custom Builder, Specialty Contractor
Membership Organizations
Alside Preferred Contractor, EnergyStar, National Association of Home Builders, Residential Warranty Company

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Flinn Nursery
(505) 437-9121
900 Adams Avenue
Alamogordo, NM
 
Synturf SW
(505) 437-1860
1050 Mescalero Avenue Trailer 1
Alamogordo, NM
 
Home Service Contractors Inc
(505) 437-4790
820 Scenic Drive
Alamogordo, NM
 
Alamogordo Flower CO
(505) 434-2600
919 New York Avenue
Alamogordo, NM
 
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How to Keep Critters Out of Your Attic

Written by Matthew C. Keegan  //  2011/11/17  //  Attic  //  No comments

As fall gives way to winter, you’ll notice that squirrels are making a stepped up effort to gather nuts in advance of the cold weather. Acorns are a favorite of these and other rodents, but if you’re not careful they won’t be simply burying them in your yard and coming back later. Some animals, squirrels included, look for a secure and warm place to hide out for the winter. That place might be your attic and the evidence of rodent intrusion may be as simple as hearing the scampering of little feet across your roof throughout the day.

If you suspect that critters have taken up residence in your attic, there are certain things that you can do to remove them before they chew up insulation or, worse, bite into wires and cause a house fire:

1. Trim trees near the house – Unless you spot squirrels scampering up a drain pipe to your roof, the source providing access to your roof is probably one or more trees. If a tree is next to your home, you may want to cut it down. If branches hang over the roof, then have these removed.

2. Cover and remove trash – The smell of rotting food attracts squirrels, possum and raccoons, a problem you can eliminate by securing containers with a lock. Better yet: move your trash far away from your home – place garbage cans next to the shed can still provide them with cover.

3. Consider your bird feeders – Squirrels are attracted to bird feeders and although you like supplying what your feathered friends need, you could be creating a source of attraction for rodents. Either get rid of the feeders or switch to safflower seed, a food source that squirrels find bitter to the taste.

4. Look for points of entry – It may not be enough to trim trees and remove trash. If a rodent wants to get into your home, it’ll find a way. That way may be apparent if there is a hole in your roof or soffit, someth...

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