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How to Protect Residential Pest Exclusion Investments with a New Roof Replacement

Pest Exclusions for Homeowners


Pest exclusions are important for homeowners to prevent pests from entering their homes. Pests can cause damage to property, contaminate food, spread diseases and quite frankly seriously freak out homeowners! Pest exclusion reduces the chance that pests will enter your space in the future.

Exclusion involves sealing any cracks in or around your home to limit the chances of rodents or snakes from getting inside your property.

How to Protect Residential Pest Exclusions Investments with a New Roof Replacement

Investing in pest exclusions for your home is an important step in maintaining a pest-free living environment. However, it is also important to consider the impact of a roof replacement on your pest exclusion investments. Here are some tips on how to protect your residential pest exclusions investments with a new roof replacement.

Firstly, it is important to hire a professional roofing contractor like Roof Depot, who understands the importance of pest exclusion. They should be able to work with your pest control specialist like Arrow Exterminators to ensure that all access points for pests are sealed off during the roof replacement process. This will help to prevent pests from finding new entry points into your home.

Secondly, it is important to maintain your roof and pest exclusion investments on a regular basis. Regular inspections by your pest control specialist and roofing contractor can help to identify any potential issues before they become major problems. This will help to ensure that your home remains pest-free and your investments in pest exclusion and roofing are protected.

Pest Exclusions Process

The pest exclusion process involves three steps:


  1. Identifying potential entry points for pests,

  2. Sealing these entry points with:

    1. Caulking gaps in walls and foundations

    2. Metal Sealing

    3. Installing Screens over windows and doors

  3. Monitoring the area to ensure that pests cannot gain access.

    1. installing screens over windows and doors,

    2. sealing cracks and gaps in walls and foundations, and

    3. using exclusion devices such as traps and baits.


How to seal your roof to avoid pests entering your attic

Sealing your roof is an important step to prevent pests from entering your attic. Here are some tips to help you seal your roof effectively:

  1. Inspect your roof: Before sealing your roof, inspect it thoroughly to identify any gaps, cracks or holes that pests can use to enter your attic.

  2. Use a sealant: Use a high-quality sealant to fill any gaps, cracks or holes in your roof. Make sure to use a sealant that is appropriate for the type of roof you have.

  3. Install screens: Install screens over roof vents, soffit vents and other openings to prevent pests from entering your attic.

  4. Trim trees: Trim trees that are close to your roof to prevent pests from using them as a bridge to your attic.

  5. Clean gutters: Clean your gutters regularly to prevent debris from accumulating and providing shelter for pests.

  6. Hire a professional: If you are not comfortable with sealing your roof, hire a professional to do it for you. A professional can identify any potential problems and ensure that your roof is properly sealed. Arrow Pest Control

By following these tips, you can effectively seal your roof and prevent pests from entering your attic. This will help protect your home from damage and keep your family safe from pests.

In conclusion, investing in pest exclusions for your home is an important step in maintaining a pest-free living environment. When replacing your roof, it is important to work with a professional roofing contractor who understands the importance of pest exclusion, choose pest-resistant roofing materials, and maintain your investments on a regular basis.

Roof Depot office locations in Alpharetta, GA & Roswell, GA to serve North Georgia and beyond. Celebrating 25 years in business, Roof Depot has designed a system through training, certification, and experience that guarantees you the roof you deserve.


With a custom, innovative approach to roofing, we are with our customers every step of the way, from start to finish. We offer top-quality workmanship and products with an honest and dependable Roof Depot Team! Give us a call with any of your roofing needs at 1-800-MY-ROOFER!



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