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Attic Finishing Niles MI

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

Peg Bormann
Creative Landscaping, Inc.
269 473-1356
337 E. Hinchman Rd.
Berrien Springs, MI
 
Michael Zieve
Zieve Studios
219-871-2094
205 Generations DR.
Three Oaks, MI
 
Ccc Construction
(574) 273-9800
51864 Portage Rd
South Bend, IN
 
Air Quality Control Agency, Inc.
3903 Portage Road
South Bend, IN

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Continental Homes Inc
(574) 256-0974
302 E Jefferson Blvd
Mishawaka, IN
 
Andrew Shriver
E and A Remodeling, LLC
574-343-2148
29088 Lantz Blvd
Elkhart, IN
 
Goodin Myers Construction Inc
(574) 272-5079
52840 Francis St
South Bend, IN
 
Forsey Construction Inc
(574) 272-9420
2018 Ironwood Cir
South Bend, IN
 
Bob Grant Construction
(574) 291-7195
51190 Redwood Rd
South Bend, IN
 
Clayton Hoover & Sons Improvement Co
(574) 288-8630
2406 Mishawaka Ave
South Bend, IN
 
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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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