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Attic Finishing Millsboro DE

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

Mother Nature Cleaning Service
3026043082
29460 Glenwood Drive
Millsboro, DE

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Greg Martin
Henlopen Water Heater Service
302-945-8139
33535 Aster Street
Lewes, DE
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
18675 UNIT 26 COASTAL HWY
Rehoboth, DE

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Rock Pile The
(302) 934-5102
Route 24
Millsboro, DE
 
Ventura Land Service
(302) 945-8288
24452 Hollyville Rd
Millsboro, DE
 
Green Design Consulting
3023441239
1550 Wescoats Corner & Savannah Road
Lewes, DE

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Rod Brodie
Signature Tile Setters, Inc.
410-430-8761
35301 Wango Rd.
Pittsville, MD
 
Boardwalk Builders
37395 Martin St
Rehoboth Beach, DE
Services
Custom Builder, Designer / Architect, Remodeler
Membership Organizations
Home Builders Association of Delaware, NAHB Certified Graduate Remodeler, NAHB Certified Green Professional, NAHB National Housing Quality Award, NAHB Remodelers, National Association of the Remodeling Industry, Pella, Professional Remodeler Best of the Best Design Award, Qualified Remodeler Master Design Award, Qualified Remodeler Top 500

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Rock Pile
(302) 945-5078
Long Neck Road
Millsboro, DE
 
Bronco Masonry
(302) 934-7359
Route 2 Box 352 K
Millsboro, DE
 
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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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