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Attic Finishing Pottstown PA

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

Home Depot
(610) 582-7064
5410 Perkiomen Ave
Reading, PA
 
The Environmental Home Store
2153682589
1684 Kriebel Rd.
Lansdale, PA

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Tom Scavello
Scavello Restoration
610-489-0859
90 S Keim Street
Potttstown, PA
 
Stefanie Ditty
Adorned By Design
484-868-0557
1060 N Warren St
Pottstown, PA
 
Mike
Mike's Lawn Care
610-283-2974
PO Box 57
Gilbertsville, PA
 
Macustrade
2679971437
329 East King Street
Malvern, PA

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Energy Efficient Homes Team™
6103847866
2840 Strasburg Road
Coatesville, PA

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Chris
CDJ Gutter Services
(484) 624-7110
564 King Street
Pottstown, PA
 
Margi Lambert
L&G Designs
215-260-7638
201 Horseshoe Drive
Royersford, PA
 
Robert Carrington
Deck Monsters
484-431-4469
1440 Horseshoe pike
glenmoore, PA
 
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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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