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

Sean Schneider
SS Roofing
406-633-1443
1482 Miles Ave
Billings, MT
 
Sean Mahoney
Mahoney Construction
406-671-8987
426 Hansen Lane
Billings, MT
 
Aaron Johnson Construction
(406) 860-7700
135 Rolling Meadow Dr
Billings, MT
 
Apm Remodel & Repair
(406) 861-6784
2011 Yellowstone Ave
Billings, MT
 
Northwest Home Improvement
(406) 252-0298
2110 Overland Ave
Billings, MT
 
Cord Pond
Klimate Heating & Cooling
406-839-2073
312 Prickett Ln
Billings, MT
 
A-1 Home Improvement
(406) 245-2169
2510 Wagon Creek Ln
Billings, MT
 
Sears Parts & Repair Center
8888675309
1515 GRAND AVE
BILLINGS, MT

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Home Improvement Warehouse
(406) 652-2333
1630 S 32nd St W
Billings, MT
 
Jk Haney Remodeling Construction & Repairs
(406) 670-0143
2047 Andromeda Ln
Billings, MT
 
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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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