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Attic Finishing Grand Blanc MI

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All-Weather Seal
4258 S. Saginaw St.
Burton, MI
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Mark Swiastyn
M.A.Swiastyn Building Co.
248-634-7286
10359 Appomattox St.
Holly, MI
 
Aaron Keller
Keller Painting
248-770-0049
8270 Groveland rd
Holly, MI
 
Kathleen Daley
RS DALEY Electrical
810-266-4090
15105 Locust Grove Dr
Byron, MI
 
GETITFIXD.COM
248-343-2268
3006 murray
grand blanc, MI
 
Chris
Horton's Lawn Care L.L.C.
(810) 877-9655
P.O. Box 90143
Burton, MI
 
Kevin or Trisha
Davison Family Floors, Inc
810-653-2795
725 North State Road
Davison, MI
 
Damon Granger
High End Heating and Cooling
810-266-4855
11492 E Lehring Rd.
Byron, MI
 
Ronald Henson
Bayview Electric LLC
248-568-7064
2321 Foxmore Circle
Highland, MI
 
R & T Building & Remodeling
(810) 742-5921
G1182 E Hemphill Rd
Flint, MI
 
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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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