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Attic Finishing West Fargo ND

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

Rodney Jones
All Phase Painting
(701) 297-5178
PO Box 8012
Fargo, ND
 
Duval Rick Construction
(701) 293-7688
2710 5th Ave SW
Fargo, ND
 
TimsHandywork
701-730-2264
2218 59th Ave. S.
Fargo, ND
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contractors

Northern Valley Construction Inc.
701-799-0512
16328 22nd St SE
Gardner, ND
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free estimates
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Years in Business
19 years

Lawn Improvement
(701) 281-3042
1008 9th Street West
West Fargo, ND
 
Accent Contracting
(701) 293-6000
3151 Main Av
Fargo, ND
 
Noel Home Improvements Inc.
(701) 361-5184
PO Box 10453
Fargo, ND
 
Paragon Renovations
701.361.0562
1327 34th Avenue South
Moorhead, MN
 
K & T Irrigation Inc
(701) 281-9418
1124 Main Avenue West
West Fargo, ND
 
Johnsons Lawn Service Inc
(701) 282-8490
103 8th Avenue Northwest
West Fargo, ND
 

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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