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Attic Finishing Palmer AK

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

Michael La Fay
Meadow Lakes Supply Co.
907 373-2746
1651 W. Parks Hwy.
Wasilla, AK
 
Steve Bowerman
Stephen Boerman P.S.
907 373-5876
4761 Crane Rd. East
Wasilla, AK
 
H & C Feed And Pet Supply
(907) 745-7700
1517 S Industrial Wy
Palmer, AK
 
Quality Top Soil
(907) 745-2993
Marsh Road
Palmer, AK
 
Stonehill Gardens
(907) 745-7071
Huntley Road
Palmer, AK
 
Mike
Mak Lead, Inc
907-715-6920
8244 W. Donna Marie Ln. #1
Wasilla, AK
 
D & S Alaska Trail Rides Inc
(907) 745-2208
3500 Koppenburg Road
Palmer, AK
 
Alaska Top Soil
(907) 745-6875
7610 East Palmer Wasilla Highway
Palmer, AK
 
A & R Handyman Service
(907) 745-0633
Hc 5 Box 6750y
Palmer, AK
 
Alaska Gravel Products
(907) 746-7263
Po Box 4343
Palmer, AK
 

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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