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Attic Finishing Lexington NC

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

Clayton Jernigan
JJ Tree & Lawn Service
336-249-6069
1105 Sunnyside Drive
Lexington, NC
 
Grout Works of the Triad
3362898545
248 Welcome Arcadia Rd
Lexington, NC
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Lowe'S Home Improvement 2653
(336) 784-3460
1450 Lumber Ln
Winston Salem, NC
 
Miller Home Repairs
(336) 841-1012
410 Barker Ave
High Point, NC
 
Goodwin Construction
(336) 861-1598
6198 Weant Rd
High Point, NC
 
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Dirt Slingers Landscaping
336-749-6235/919-830-8632
2520 dier ln
Winston Salem, NC
 
PRG Construction
(704) 640-0467
125 Fifth Street
Spencer, NC
 
HousePro Handyman
(336) 698-9888
6255 Towncenter Dr
Clemmons, NC
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A-Man Remodeling
(336) 885-2626
218 Idol St
High Point, NC
 
Gallimore Home Improvements
(336) 472-3152
119 W White Dr
High Point, NC
 
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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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