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Attic Finishing Decatur GA

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Village Habitat Design
4045254828
483 Moreland Ave. Suite 4
Atlanta, GA

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Atlanta Water Harvest
7702493850
2870 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, GA

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Decatur Roofing
770-729-0335
4535 S. Berkeley Lake Rd.
Norcross, GA
 
Greenovate the Home
7708277251
2200 Weatherstone Circle
Conyers, GA

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Bruce Fabrick
Fabrick Architects Inc.
(404) 320-9911
114 Woodlawn Ave
Decatur, GA
 
Pure Life Healthy Homes
4046345590
2183 Briarcliff Road NE
Atlanta, GA

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OnlyGreen4Me
7707349483
3105-J Gateway Drive
Norcross, GA

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Starbrite Window Cleaning Atlanta
4049341309
6940 roswell rd
Atlanta, GA

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ecoTransitions Inc.
6783139260
8110 Troon Circle, Suite 170
Austell, GA

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Dr. Mang Ndukwe
Another Chance Customize Services Inc.
678-587-8213
2412 Park Central Blvd.
Decatur, GA
 
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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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