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Attic Finishing Leavenworth KS

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

Graham Dessert
Dessert Companies
913-306-7443
1805 Thornton St
Leavenworth, KS
 
Caleb Buland
Intelligent Line A+D, LLC
816-785-2265
9728 N Highland Ter
Kansas City, MO
 
Kiper Remodeling
(913) 683-3990
2407 S 1st St
Leavenworth, KS
Services
Remodeling, restoration, improvement & repair
Licenses / Certifications
KS10-7575
Years in Business
19

D Sprague
(913) 634-4611
2813 N 155th Terrace
Kansas City, KS
 
Accessibility Remodeling, LLC
913-441-0481
9725 Swartz
Edwardsville, KS
 
Raymond Earl
Chimney Professionals of Kansas City
913-735-9225
1030 Quindaro Blvd
Kansas City, KS
 
Matt Conklin
A-Team Electric
816-786-8307
7104 N, Holmes
Kansas City, MO
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
4820 S 4TH STREET
Leavenworth, KS

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Lowe'S Home Improvement Warehouse
(816) 746-4838
8601 N Boardwalk Ave
Kansas City, MO
 
Vmc Remodeling
(913) 752-7552
1825 Freeman
Kansas City, KS
 
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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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