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Attic Finishing Coos Bay OR

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

Cob Cottage Company
5413961825
Box 942
Coquille, OR

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Sears Home Services
8888675309
1611 VIRGINIA AVE # 514
North Bend, OR

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Vaughan Landscape Design ASLA
(541) 269-9039
598 North 4th Court
Coos Bay, OR
 
Design Renaissance
(541) 269-2577
160 South 2nd Street
Coos Bay, OR
 
Main Rock Products Inc
(541) 756-2623
96521 Kentuck Lane
North Bend, OR
 
u s Homebuilders llc
5412940487
2306 marion st
north bend, OR
Services
complete general contracting services
Licenses / Certifications
ccb 184411
Awards
Green Builder of the year
Years in Business
23

Agri-Tech Design
(541) 269-1971
778 South 2nd Street
Coos Bay, OR
 
South Coast Saw & Garden
(541) 269-5805
1120 S Broadway
Coos Bay, OR
 
Bafes Construction Services
(541) 888-4781
92532 Cape Arago Hwy
Coos Bay, OR
 
J & D Myrtle Saw Shop
(541) 572-5030
1904 Roseburg Rd
Myrtle Point, OR
 
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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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