Master Services (713) 723-4854 can help you with the removal of Houston squirrel in the attic along with getting your home full proofed against further entry.
Are you hearing strange sounds coming from your attic? Are the sounds happening mostly during the day? If so, it sounds like you could possibly have a Houston squirrel in the attic. If you’re hearing any sounds at all, call Masters Services so we can come out and safely remove the Houston squirrel in the attic.
Squirrels can be pretty cute creatures. Many of us have enjoyed watching them run up and down telephone poles and playing in the yard. However this becomes an entirely different story when they decide to bunk up in your attic. If you have a Houston squirrel in the attic, you should deal with the problem immediately. Squirrels can be a major nuisance and can cause a great disturbance in your home. However, the noises they make will be the least of your worries if you leave the Houston squirrel in the attic to dwell there for any extended period of time.
Squirrels love to chew on any kind of material they can sink their teeth into. This includes wood, insulation, and wires. A squirrel who has made his way into your attic and to your electrical wiring can cause some extremely serious problems. It is estimated that nearly 40,000 fire incidents occur each year due to faulty electrical wiring. Roughly 500 deaths and $500 million dollars of property damage are caused as a result of these incidents. Of these fires, it is estimated that 40% of them are caused by a rodent gnawing through electrical wiring.
As you can see, having a Houston squirrel in the attic is serious business. This kind of thing certainly should not be taken lightly or ignored. The safety of you and your family is at serious risk if there’s a Houston squirrel in the attic.
Squirrels are extremely territorial and will do all they can to reenter your home if you are somehow able to drive them out. Most people actually find that it is extremely difficult, or next to impossible, to simply drive the squirrels out. You’ll see some articles on the Internet instructing you to place a radio in your attic in an effort to drive the squirrel out with noise. However, especially if the squirrel infestation has matured at all, this technique usually does not work. Even if it did, you would need to properly sanitize, deodorize, and seal holes to make sure no more squirrels enter your home.