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Attic Finishing Winnemucca NV

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

Mountain High Lawns
(775) 782-5086
2222 Park Pl
Minden, NV
 
Kenison Russell Northern Nevada Turf Farm
(775) 623-4133
9505 South Buffalo Road
Winnemucca, NV
 
Wood Richard D Architect
(775) 825-3892
1075 La Guardia Lane
Reno, NV
 
Optimum Marketing
7023611872
8560 S Eastern Ave
Las Vegas, NV

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Foam Insulation Solutions
7757860769
550 W. Plumb Lane B4122
Reno, NV

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Humboldt Lawn & Landscape
(775) 625-3550
Po Box 485
Winnemucca, NV
 
Burlap & Landscape Supply Company
(702) 253-9721
5340 Cameron Street Suite 19
Las Vegas, NV
 
Winnemucca Nursery Landscaping & Concrete Design
(775) 625-1531
5015 Grass Valley Road
Winnemucca, NV
 
Precision Garage Door Las Vegas
7028915266
3175 West Ali Baba Lane
Las Vegas, NV

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Creto World Wide
8007988470
P.O. Box 72795
Las Vegas, NV

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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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