6 Ways a Raccoon Can Gain Entry to Your Home

A Raccoon Can Get into You Home a Variety of Ways:

Soffit: A Raccoon will Look for… 

Weak Points in the Soffit, Joints and Corners that the Raccoon can Push on and Bend. The Aluminum Soffits are Very Pliable

Because they’ve been Made to Float Allowing the House to Breathe. Raccoon are VERY Smart Animals. A Raccoon Will Comeback Night After Night…. Probably Sleep in a Corner of Your Roof…Or In The Chimney if You Don’t Have it Capped…

Chimney: To a Raccoon A Chimney Without a…

#ChimneyCap is an Open Invitation to Come n Stay For a While.  A Raccoon Can get away with Nesting in the Chimney till You have a Fire. Don’t Think that Lighting  a Fire will get rid of Your Raccoon Problem… Because They’ll Just Move To Your #UnCappedRoofVents…

Roof Vents: Roof Vents Are Easy for Raccoon s…

If Your #RoofVent Is not Capped… Once the Raccoon Has Gained Access to Your Roof…All the Raccoon Needs to Do is Pull The Topper Off… The Roof Vent is Either Steel, Aluminum or Vinyl But All the Roof Vents Carry the SAME FLAW…

They Snap on… So All Mr. Raccoon Needs to do to gain Access to Your Attic is Rip off Your Roof Vent….And they’re in…

The Worst of this is that You will Notice the Water Stain on the Ceiling From the Missing Vent Before You Will Notice the Raccoon….By Then it’s a Mess.  So You Fix the Vent and You Think You’ve Gotten Rid of Your Raccoon….

But You Didn’t #RaccoonProof The House…. You Only Got the Bare Minimum Done…

So Now The Raccoon s Have Pushed in Your Dormers….

Dormers: This is a Raccoon’s Favorite Entrance…

The Raccoon Will Push On the Weak Spot… #TheDormer where the #Roof Meets the Soffit…. because these are only Nailed in…with enough force the Raccoon is in. This Piece of Soffit will act as a Door and will go unnoticed till the Dirt from the raccoon’s coat will rub off on the Siding Causing Discoloration.Now if a Raccoon is in the Dormer they Tend to Stay at the Front in the Area Above Your Porch, this Can Cause Your Front Entrance To Smell Horribly in the Heat of Summer!

And Straight Though the Shingles:  If You Already Have Animals 

You will Draw a Raccoon to Your Home. Or Should I Say the Birds, Squirrels, Mice, Rats, Moles, Voles, Skunks,Bats n Possum will. This is Where the raccoon get their Bandit o Name… Raccoons Love to Steal Roosts….Raccoons Will Often Move into a Squirrel’s Nest in the Attic…Why Not… Dinner and a Place to Stay….

The Doggy Door: And Finally #TheDoggyDoor Raccoons Love the Doggy Door

They’ve Even Made Insurance Commercials About Raccoons Climbing in through the doggy door and into the Owner’s Bed

while she slept…

#ProtectYourPets Raccoons Will Be Drawn to Your Yard with the Treats You Leave Out For Your Pets Protect Your Pets 226-600-5597 Get Rid Of The Raccoon Problem Before it Becomes a Situation
#ProtectYourPets Raccoons Will Be Drawn to Your Yard with the Treats You Leave Out For Your Pets Protect Your Pets 226-600-5597 Get Rid Of The Raccoon Problem Before it Becomes a Situation