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AJS Remodeling
631-460-7500
305 Vernon Valley Rd
Northport, NY
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Home Remodeling

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A. Oliveri Siding & Remodeling
6315885032
250 Donald Blvd
Holbrook, NY

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Abble Awnings
516-822-1200
16 West lane Drive
Plainview, NY
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Home Remodeling

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L.I.S. Custom Designs, Inc.
5164846262
100 Andrews Rd.
Hicksville, NY

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Ira Einhorn
Immaculate Tree service Associates, Inc.
631-424-7303
8 Pinoak Lane
Saint James, NY
 
Louis J. Home Remodeling
631-912-0466
12 Connelly Road
Huntington, NY
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Home Remodeling

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AMRO Supply Inc. - Green Stuff Absorbents
6314191203
140-11 Keyland Ct.
Bohemia, NY

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Built Right Renovations
631-598-1800
171 Merrick Road
Amityville, NY
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Home Remodeling

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Center for Green Building
2033820774
3380 Fairfield Avenue
Bridgeport, CT

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Matt Kaplan
HouseMaster Home Inspection
800-805-1122
357 Vets Hwy
Commack, NY
 
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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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