Inspect Your Home Now to Keep Wild Animals out This Fall and Winter

Wild animals are a frequent cause of stress for homeowners across Connecticut. Squirrels, raccoons, opossums, skunks, and bats seek out warmth and shelter in attics, basements, garages, crawlspaces, and sheds. They can find a small opening less than an inch in diameter and chew and scratch until it is wide enough to squeeze into the…

What to Do If You Have a Raccoon in Your Pool

During the summer, families all over Connecticut enjoy relaxing in their backyard swimming pools. Sometimes an afternoon in the pool is ruined, however, when someone finds animal waste floating in the water. The culprit is often a raccoon. Why Raccoons Like Pools Raccoons are naturally drawn to water. They are attracted to bodies of water…

How Do Raccoons Get into Attics?

Wild animals such as raccoons look for warm, safe, and dry places to live and raise their young. They often seek out shelter inside people’s houses, particularly in attics. If you have heard noises in your attic at night, you may have a raccoon problem. You may be wondering how the raccoons got into your…