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Attic Finishing New Canaan CT

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

BPC Green Builders
2035449708
P.O. Box 806
Georgetown, CT

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Center for Green Building
2033820774
3380 Fairfield Avenue
Bridgeport, CT

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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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Louis J. Home Remodeling
631-912-0466
12 Connelly Road
Huntington, NY
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Home Remodeling

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CATHERINE SIMMS
ART A LA CARTE
203-329-8878
3043 High Ridge Road
Stamford, CT
 
The Crecco Group
914-214-4500
871 Commerce St. Suite 2
Thornwood, NY
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Home Remodeling

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Justino Contracting Inc.
914-777-0090
650 Halstead Ave.
Mamaroneck, NY
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Home Remodeling

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Justice Construction
2038859385
38 Padanaram Ave
Danbury, CT

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Craig Holman
Fabrum Builders
203 663-1331
10 Coachmans Ct
Norwalk, CT
 
James Levato
JPL Design LLC
203-609-0527
208 Slice Drive
Stamford, CT
 
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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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