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The Many Benefits of Attic Cleaning Services

Once winter has passed, you may find that critters like rodents have made themselves comfortable in your attic. Or you might find the remains and droppings of the rodents. Unfortunately, these remains usually contain bacteria that can lead to respiratory and other health issues for anyone living in your house. That being said, here are 4 types of diseases and viruses usually associated with rat feces:

(i) Salmonellosis- caused by rat remains or droppings contacting food or water

(ii) Rat Bite Fever- caused by consuming food contaminated by rats

(iii) Hantavirus- caused by inhaling infected rat feces, urine, and saliva

(iv) Bubonic plague- caused by a rat bite

This makes attic cleaning an invaluable task. It will help eliminate rodent droppings, dead rats, traces of urine, etc., and therefore protect you and your family from infectious diseases. In addition, critters tend to destroy your attic by leaving behind a mess of paper, insulation, and wood that have been shredded. By availing of attic cleaning services, you can be certain your house and the air you breathe will be healthier this season.

The Benefits of Professional Attic Cleaning Services

1. Get Rid and Prevention of Mold

Moisture can make its way into the attic via cracks and holes. If you overlook this, the moisture will accumulate and serve as an ideal place for mold and wood rot to occur. By availing of the services of professional attic cleaners, you will prevent the mold from destroying the home's indoor air quality and structural integrity.

2. Get Rid of Holes and Cracks

Over time wood exposure and general wear can lead to cracks and holes in the attic's walls and corners. These small spaces allow air from the exterior to make its way into the attic and result in an increase in energy bulls. During summer, your primary goal is to keep the house cool and comfortable, but with cracks and holes in the attic, hot air will make its way into the house as the cool indoor air escapes. During an attic cleanup, the professionals will be able to pinpoint the air leak spots and come up with the best way to seal them.

3. Healthy Indoor Air

Who does not like breathing clean and fresh air? The repeated and huge occurrence of allergens, dust, dirt, and other contaminants will gradually build up over time, resulting in health issues. The issue is especially severe with older houses as they are more exposed to asbestos. Professional attic cleaners will conduct a thorough cleaning of the entire space, ascertaining healthy indoor air.

As rugs, carpets, blinds, and drapes happen to be the dirtiest things in a house, seeking professionals to clean them will certainly minimize the risk of pest infestation. At the end of the day, you will have better air quality in your home.

4. Better Use of Your Time

Yes, you can be able to free your home from rodents and bugs, but is it what you would rather do during the weekend? Your time is valuable, and this is one of the reasons professional cleaners are available. Professional attic cleaners will take on the job, allowing you to spend your time handling tasks that you like. You can catch up with your friends and family, or even watch a movie.

Professional cleaners like Atticlean will allow you to make better use of your time on things that you enjoy. With experts by your side, you get to save hours or even days out of your schedule and focus on something more meaningful.

5. Replace Contaminated Insulation

As part of the cleaning job, our professionals will also replace any attic insulation that may have been contaminated. As a result, you will have new, more functional insulation that will help prevent pests, moisture, and heat from entering the attic. Our team will gladly tell you how much insulation you require, where it is needed and the type that's ideal for your space.

We Can Help!

Atticlean provides high-quality attic cleaning and decontamination services that are great for sanitizing your space, particularly after a rodent or animal outbreak. We have been serving Florida residents for years and are committed to providing top-of-the-line services. Get in touch today by shooting an email or calling {PHONE] for a free no-obligation quote.

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