How to Know if There are Squirrels in Your Attic

Squirrels and other rodents always look for shelter from predators and the elements. They may therefore invade your house in search for shelter and food. Most likely, you will find them in the attic where you rarely go due to their fear of human beings. Mother squirrels may also invade your attic to raise their young during the…

How To Keep Squirrels Away From Your Garden And Bird Feeder

Keeping ground squirrels and chipmunks at a yard doesn’t look like something many people would see a prerequisite. However, if they’re eating your own vegetables and their burrows are uprooting the majority of your plants they could become an annoyance real quick. One quite normal problem is definitely that squirrels will enter potted plants. Regardless of whether…

How Can Squirrels Access My House

Squirrels are cute little creatures but they can be very disturbing when they find their way into your house or living space. They are free creatures that don’t like being trapped or being in foreign places. It gets confused when it in an enclosed area and it doesn’t know what to do. Chances are that all it…

How Can You Squirrel Proof Your Home

Squirrels are a nuisance especially to home owners because they can knock trash cans and destroy garden plants and trees. Once they are inside the compound they can easily find their way into the house. Once inside the home, they can chew, scratch walls and tear out the insulation. The most asked questions by Canadian home owners is…

Can Squirrels Damage My Garden

Squirrels are rodents that are mainly small and middle-sized roughly about 7-10 cm. There are different kinds of squirrels; ground squirrels, tree squirrels, chipmunks, flying squirrels and marmots. They have small slender bodies that are mainly characterized by bushy tails and big eyes. Squirrels have a variety of colors, which is determined by the species a particular squirrel…

Can Squirrels Cause Electrical Damage to My House

Most people think squirrels are cute and adorable in the wild. Some even feed them. But don’t be fooled – Squirrels can and do cause electrical damage to homes across the world each year. Squirrels are a member of the ‘rodent’ family, the same family as rats. Just like rats – they love to chew, and chew,…

Can Baby Squirrels be Trapped in My Home

Can baby squirrels be trapped in my home? Do traps work? Baby squirrels living in the attic can be a matter of concern as they can gnaw on electrical wires and boards. There is usually a litter of 3-5 baby squirrels in the attic and homeowners become aware of their presence as they make a lot of…