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Attic Finishing Rapid City SD

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

Topcrete
605-390-9457
www.topcreteconstruction.com
Rapid City, SD
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Paul'S Plumbing Service
(605) 399-3750
314 S Canyon Rd
Rapid City, SD
 
Sears Home Services
8888675309
2200 N MAPLE AVE
RAPID CITY, SD

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Brady'S Drywall & Construction
(605) 786-2237
807 Allen Ave
Rapid City, SD
 
All Star Construction Inc
(605) 341-6352
1080 Kennel Dr
Rapid City, SD
 
American Electric Inc
(605) 415-4238
1525 E Centre St
Rapid City, SD
 
Cobbled Rue Interieurs By Stratman
(605) 343-7457
2408 Jackson Blvd
Rapid City, SD
 
Mbm Contract Painting Inc
(605) 388-9769
3714 Ivy Ave
Rapid City, SD
 
Remodel-King Construction Inc
(605) 342-5464
1221 E Fairmont Blvd
Rapid City, SD
 
Al Sutton Electric Inc
(605) 341-5300
2017 Hwy 44
Rapid City, SD
 
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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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