The Grey Squirrel
Unlike the now rare Red Squirrel, the Grey Squirrel is not a native
to the UK. A common site in our woodland and parks, but can also
often invade our roof spaces and if not removed will cause
A squirrel will breed up to twice a year and have between 1 and 5
young in a litter. The warmth and undisturbed space in a loft,
outhouse or storage area provides ideal conditions to nest. In
doing so they will rip up insulation material, cause a lot of noise
particularly at night and their very presence alone can be
In commercial premises they will attack stock in the search for
food, leading to significant losses. Like all rodents they will
gnaw constantly to control the growth of their incisor teeth.
Unfortunately this all too often means electric cables being
stripped to the copper causing not only big repair bills, but have
also been known to cause fires.
To rid your home or business of squirrels really needs the
professional. Blocking entry holes alone will not stop a determined
squirrel from finding his way back to his nest. They must be
trapped and removed before any entry points are sealed. If you have
a squirrel resident in your home or business, or even if they are
simply visiting regularly, Clearup Solutions will be able to
provide the right course of action and remove the problem.
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