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

Tamara Stancliffe
Ameri-Serv Heating Cooling Controls
(208) 342-4328
13601 W McMillan Rd
Boise, ID
 
Regina Yegge
Sea-Planning Professional Organizing
(208) 323-2323
3834 N. Lakegrove Way
Boise, ID
 
Matt Broxson
Advanced Environmental Solutions
208-888-9075
10400 Overland Rd. 252
Boise, ID
 
Jason
J.E. May Painting Contractors
208-695-6944
2515 Waterwheel Road
Emmett, ID
 
SCS Property Maintenance
(208) 841-2185
9825 W. Big Springs
Boise, ID
Services
Property Maintenance , Remodels, Handyman, Home Improvement
Years in Business
4

Daniel
Ultimate Electric
208-409-3269
6145 Corporal Lane
Boise, ID
 
Mike or Tom
Northwest Tile Co.
631-5035 or 841-6795
3518 Tamarack Dr.
Boise, ID
 
B.J Parker
Sunrise Garage Door
208-880-1561
2017 N. Middleton rd.
Nampa, ID
 
Platinum Futures Painting
(208) 949-9957
10702 W. Albany Ct
Boise, ID
 
Gem State Roofing
(208) 338-9318
3800 W. Chinden Blvd.
Boise, ID
 

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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