# more vermin

Can critters (read:mice/rats) get in thru a ridge vent? We have a lot of trees, and I have seen them on the roof. And they are in my attic.
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Not if the ridge vent is intact and installed properly. However they can eat through almost anything including 2x4s and metal flashing and sewer pipes.
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Joseph E. Meehan

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@yahoo.com says... :) Can critters (read:mice/rats) get in thru a ridge vent? We have a lot :) of trees, and I have seen them on the roof. And they are in my attic. :) Mice can get into dime sized openings and rats can get into quarter sized holes.
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Lar. (to e-mail, get rid of the BUGS!!

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After meeting a rat on the kitchen stairs at 3 a. m. I am a)keeping the stair lights on--they dislike light--and b) just put down 8 chunks of rat poison last night. Three were gone this morning. zemedelec
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The problem with poison is you never know where they are going to end up dying and then stink up the house.
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Joseph E. Meehan

26 + 6 = 1 It's Irish Math
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<< The problem with poison is you never know where they are going to end up dying and then stink up the house.
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Joseph E. Meehan

I've taken that into consideration. If I lived in a city that had more
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