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Attic Finishing Radcliff KY

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

Timmy Rogers
Rogers Construction
4570 highway 79
Brandenburg, KY
Central KY Lawn Care & Excavation
(270) 877-7778
311 Forest Trce
Radcliff, KY
Longview Florist Inc
(270) 351-3477
624 North Dixie Boulevard
Radcliff, KY
Yates Oil CO
(270) 877-2121
421 Highland Avenue
Vine Grove, KY
E-Town Small Engine Inc
(270) 737-7030
74 McCamish Dr
Elizabethtown, KY
Reeder Construction Elizabethtown
(270) 360-1595
634 North Main Street
Elizabethtown, KY
Home Remodeling, General Contractors, Replacement Windows and Doors, Dry Wall Contractor, Roofing

True Value Hardware Store
(270) 351-3134
508 N Dixie Blvd
Radcliff, KY
Lanes Lawn Care
(270) 351-8352
616 South Logsdon Parkway
Radcliff, KY
Village Green Nursery & Landscape Co Inc
(270) 737-7282
6100 Bardstown Rd
Elizabethtown, KY
Grassy Knoll Landscaping
(270) 769-3994
218 South Mulberry Street
Elizabethtown, KY

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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