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Attic Finishing Cullman AL

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Sears Home Services
8888675309
1726-A CHEROKEE AVE SW
Cullman, AL

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Cullman Florist
(256) 734-0263
121 5th Street Southeast
Cullman, AL
 
Greencraft Mower Corp
(256) 737-0735
PO Box 1423
Cullman, AL
 
Alabama Poultry Supply Company Inc
(256) 734-0640
1403 3rd Avenue Southeast
Cullman, AL
 
9 Yards Landscaping
(256) 739-9273
1905 County Road 255
Cullman, AL
 
Hunter Sodding Farm Inc
(256) 796-5119
1753 County Road 1518
Cullman, AL
 
Big Cedars Nursery
(256) 734-4769
2105 Main Avenue Southwest
Cullman, AL
 
Twin Creek Professional Landscaping
(256) 796-7879
1912 County Road 1568
Cullman, AL
 
Greenbrier Landscaping & Nursery
(256) 775-0017
120 County Road 405
Cullman, AL
 
Humpty-Dumpty Lawn & Leaf Care
(256) 796-7578
331 Fairview Road
Baileyton, AL
 
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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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