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Attic Finishing Corbin KY

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Sears Home Services
8888675309
1000 E CUMBERLAND GAP PKWY # B
Corbin, KY

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Bee Creek Used Parts
(606) 523-9625
1017 Bee Creek Road
Corbin, KY
 
Timber Landscape & Contruction LLC
(606) 528-8163
536 Bramblewood Drive
Corbin, KY
 
Laurel Gardens
(606) 528-3186
2200 Level Green Road
Keavy, KY
 
Quality Lawn & Landscaping
(606) 682-0631
500 John Parker Road
London, KY
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
845B S MAIN ST
London, KY

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Bullock Cycle & Repair Shop
(606) 528-1275
2385 5th Street Rd
Corbin, KY
 
Mitchell Stone
(606) 523-9730
14161 North USHighway 25 East
Corbin, KY
 
Baker Tree Service
(606) 864-3010
176 Baker Ridge Road
Keavy, KY
 
Mulch & Lawn Express
(606) 878-2053
502 Barbourville Road
London, KY
 
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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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