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Solve Your Wildlife Intrusion Before Winter

Brad Gates
Publication date:
November 23, 2022
Article Summary: 

The article underscores the critical need to promptly address wildlife intrusion issues, particularly as winter approaches. It stresses the detrimental effects of wildlife gaining access to roofs, which can lead to the infiltration of rain, snow, and other weather elements into the attic space. Such intrusions not only compromise the structural integrity of the roof but also pose significant risks of damage to the interior of homes.

One striking example illustrated in the article is a photograph depicting a roof vent forcefully pulled off by a raccoon, resulting in a gaping hole in the roof. This incident vividly illustrates how wildlife can cause substantial physical damage within a short period, highlighting the urgency of timely intervention.

The onset of winter amplifies these concerns, as compromised roofs can exacerbate heat loss and increase heating costs. Moreover, the entry points created by wildlife can serve as pathways for other pests, further complicating the situation.

To mitigate these risks, the article advises homeowners to regularly inspect their roofs for signs of wildlife activity and to promptly address any breaches. Seeking professional wildlife removal services is recommended to safely and effectively manage intrusions while safeguarding both property and inhabitants from potential harm. By taking proactive measures, homeowners can ensure their homes remain secure and protected throughout the year.


Wildlife intrusion, roof damage, raccoon, weather elements, winter.

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Brad Gates
Solve Your Wildlife Intrusion Before Winter
November 23, 2022
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