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Attic Finishing Hillsboro OR

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MS Construction & Remodeling, LLC.
503-939-6420
9570 SW 80th Ave
Tigard, OR
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Home Remodeling

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SolidCraft, LLC
9712191591
1812 N Columbia Blvd
Portland, OR

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Yolo Colorhouse
8774938276
3909 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Ste 201,
Portland, OR

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Jason
Beaverton Service Plumber
503-895-0019
18200 NW Cornell Road
Beaverton, OR
 
Tim & Tami Hunter
Gleaming the View Inc.
503-430-7792
4715 SW 209th Ave.
Beaverton, OR
 
Eleek, Inc.
5032325526
2326 N. Flint Ave.
Portland, OR

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Timber Pro UV Wood Finishes
8888886095
2232 E. Burnside
Portland, OR

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Rick Stanley
Rick's Custom Fencing and Decking
(503) 640-5434
4543 SE Tualatin Valley Hwy
Hillsboro, OR
 
Jason Black
Oregon Designscapes LLC
503-753-0233
1500 NW Bethany Blvd. Suite 200
Beaverton, OR
 
Paul Schroder
A Fresh Coat Painting
971-570-0261
5095 SW Filbert Ave
Beaverton, OR
 
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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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