Posted by LemonDropKid on 17:10:39 2/11/2011 from 188.8.131.52:
In reply to: Re: Squirrels - Summer Heat Question posted by John Fasoldt on 5:07:59 8/9/2010 from 184.108.40.206:
Here is a follow up on my situation. I hired a contractor in August to seal up my soffits when the squirrels were out. While doing this we found the entry point and the nest in the soffit. They chewed a hole through the plastic soffit. The contractor removed all soffit and installed 1/2" hardware cloth and then we re-installed the plastic soffit.
After doing this, I still heard squirrels on the roof but they were not in my soffits or attic. They entered and exited the roof from a tree near the front (this is a townhouse). Subsequently I had the tree removed in September and have been squirrel free since. What a pleasure not to be woken every morning by squirrels.
Thanks again for your adivce.
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Here's a link to more squirrel removal information and pictures from Rid-A-Critter, an Atlanta animal control company.
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