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Attic Finishing Fort Collins CO

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

Baosol Sustainable Building Consulting
9702172885
13465 Woodchuck Dr.
Masonville, CO

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Evan Peterson
Choice Flooring Services, LLC
970-412-8506
1534 Box Prairie Cir.
Loveland, CO
 
Ayers Home Repair
(970) 690-0441
2626 Pleasant Valley Rd
Fort Collins, CO
 
Envisage Custom Tile
9702226312
1701 Dora St
Fort Collins, CO

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Poudre Valley Home Improvement Inc
(970) 472-8410
PO Box 1119
Fort Collins, CO
 
Seth Kuddes
Seth Kuddes
(970) 430-0548
713 Bonita Ave
Fort Collins, CO
 
Blue Star Construction
(970) 581-8400
326 Pearl St
Fort Collins, CO
 
Kitchen Tune-up
9702821230
1733 Rolling Gate Rd
Fort Collins, CO
 
Radon Home Measurement and Mitigation, Inc.
(970) 4160196
1919 Corriedale Court
Fort Collins, CO
Services
Radon Inspection and Mitigation Systems installation
Licenses / Certifications
Estes Park
Awards
NRPP
Membership Organizations
NEHA, AARST, CARMA
Years in Business
12 years

Drennen Custom Contracting
3038019111
PO Box 272167
Fort Collins, CO

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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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