Most of the homes, apartment complexes, condominiums, and office buildings in Columbia, Maryland have wooden soffits and fascia boards making it easy for squirrels to get in the attic or crawl space. Many communities in Columbia have large trees in close proximity to the house giving squirrels an easy way to access the roof line. However squirrels are able to climb up the side of a home that has a brick, stone or wooden façade. Once squirrels are running across the roof you will soon have to learn how to get squirrels out of the attic or you will have to contact a Howard County squirrel removal expert / Howard County squirrel control expert / Howard County animal expert at 240-599-6815. Howard County wildlife removal professionals will conduct a squirrel inspection to determine what the extent of your squirrel infestation is and determine if squirrel trapping is need or determine how much damage was caused by squirrels and if you need squirrel damage repair. Many Columbia home owners contact attic cleanup professionals (443-417-3137) if squirrels are living in the attic to have squirrel feces cleanup in the attic or to have an attic clean out or attic insulation removal done.   Howard County squirrel removal professionals and Howard County squirrel control professionals agree that squirrels living in attics create a fire hazard when squirrels gnaw on the electrical wiring in attics. To learn more about the fire hazards squirrels create contact the Columbia Fire Department at 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Columbia, MD 21046 or call their non-emergency number at 410-313-6000 or visit them at 10155 Old Columbia Road, Columbia, MD 21046 or call their non-emergency number at 410-313-7310. You can also visit their website at http://www.co.ho.md.us/Departments.aspx?Id=6442458306 . Squirrel damage to electrical wiring can also cause power outages. To learn more about squirrels causing electrical power loss visit http://www.jamesrussellpublishing.biz/squirrel%20problem.html.   Animal removal companies in Howard County (443-417-3137) are the best choice to make if you want to remove squirrels from the attic. These animal control professionals will provide humane squirrel trapping services and provide complete squirrel damage repairs and attic cleanup and install attic insulation when needed.