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Attic Finishing Arden NC

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Living Roofs, Inc.
828-252-4449
17 Chiles Avenue
Asheville, NC
 
Green Mind Woodworks, llc
8287772673
102 Arnold Rd.
Asheville, NC, NC

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Gabe's Organic Garden and Landscape
8287771956
106 Belmont Ave
Asheville, NC

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Ted Eplee
The Three Stages Construction Services
(828)553-5781
289 Old Souther rd. PO BOX 542
Horse Shoe, NC
 
Keith Merrick
Keymasters Safe & Lock
828-667-1227
26 Mo''s Way
Candler, NC
 
Deltec
8006422508
69 Bingham Rd.
Asheville, NC

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AquaPro Solutions LLC
877-4321-H2O (426)
46 New Leicester Hwy
Asheville, NC

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The Arch Architectural Finishes, Flooring and More
8282535455
171 Weaverville Hwy, Suite 103
Asheville, NC

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Robert Hennessy
Hennessy Floor Company
828-698-3434
441 Kanuga Road
Hendersonville, NC
 
Wayne Olivier
Wayne Olivier Tile & Remodeling, LLC
828-693-1309
61 Chukkar Trail
Hendersonville, NC
 
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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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