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Attic Finishing Juneau AK

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

Arctic Contractors
(907) 780-4214
5812 Churchill Way
Juneau, AK
 
Home Recycler
(907) 789-0413
4525 Klondike Way
Juneau, AK
 
Duran Construction Company
(907) 780-6161
8279 Garnet St
Juneau, AK
 
Jim Williams West Coast Jv Construction
(907) 790-2161
9691 Moraine Way
Juneau, AK
 
Carver Construction Llc
(907) 364-3215
1006 2nd St 4
Juneau, AK
 
Tom Matheson Carpentry
(907) 463-3059
PO Box 21473
Juneau, AK
 
Croteau Construction
(907) 523-4844
9215 Gee St
Juneau, AK
 
Arecon Llc
(907) 789-4767
25020 Glacier Hwy
Juneau, AK
 
Valley Builders Inc
(907) 789-4969
9696 Moraine Way
Juneau, AK
 
Southeast Power Sports
(907) 523-9133
5422 Shaune Drive
Juneau, AK
 

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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