Eugene, Oregon Attic Remediation Services

Is your attic or crawl space infested with rodents, bats, or other wildlife? Are you worried about the health hazards posed by fungal or microbial growth? Look no further than Elite Restoration for comprehensive attic and crawl space remediation services. We are here to help restore the cleanliness and safety of your home.

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Attic remediation is crucial for maintaining a healthy home environment. From rodent problems to microbial growth, various issues can arise in attics and crawl spaces, impacting both health and structural integrity.

Attic Restoration and Remediation

Understanding Attic Restoration and Remediation

Attic restoration and remediation is the process of cleaning, sanitizing, and disinfecting your attic or crawl space to eliminate contaminants and restore indoor air quality. Whether it's rodent droppings, bat guano, or fungal growth, our expert team is equipped to handle it all.

The Importance of Crawl Space & Attic Remediation

  1. Health Concerns: Rodent droppings and bat guano can carry harmful pathogens, leading to respiratory issues and diseases. Fungal and microbial growth can exacerbate allergies and asthma.
  2. Structural Integrity: Prolonged exposure to moisture from droppings or fungal growth can compromise the structural integrity of your attic or crawl space, leading to costly repairs.
  3. Odor Elimination: Lingering odors from animal waste or mold can permeate your living spaces, affecting indoor air quality and overall comfort.

Attic Rodent Remediation

Rodent infestations are common in attics and can pose significant health risks. From gnawed electrical wiring to contaminated insulation materials, the damage caused by rodents can be extensive. Effective rodent remediation involves identifying entry points, trapping or exterminating rodents, removing nesting materials, and repairing any damage they've caused.

Bat and Mouse Remediation in Attic

Bats and mice can also find their way into attics, creating similar problems to rodents. However, bat remediation requires additional considerations due to legal restrictions protecting certain bat species. Professional removal and exclusion techniques are often necessary to ensure both human safety and legal compliance.

Wildlife Attic Remediation

In addition to rodents, bats, and mice, other wildlife may infiltrate attics, such as raccoons or squirrels. Wildlife remediation involves humane removal methods and addressing any damage or contamination left behind. Preventative measures, such as sealing entry points and trimming nearby vegetation, can help deter future intrusions.

Cleaning and Disinfection Services

Crawl Space & Attic Cleaning Remediation

Cleaning and sanitizing crawl spaces and attics are essential steps in the remediation process. Removing debris, feces, and contaminated insulation helps eliminate sources of odor and pathogens. High-efficiency particulate air (HEPA) vacuuming and antimicrobial treatments are commonly used to ensure thorough cleaning and disinfection.

Fungal and Microbial Remediation

Fungal Remediation

Moisture buildup in attics can lead to fungal growth, such as mold and mildew. Fungal remediation involves identifying the underlying moisture issue, removing contaminated materials, and applying fungicidal treatments. Proper air ducting, ventilation, and moisture control are critical for preventing future fungal growth.

Microbial Remediation

Microbial contamination in attics can stem from various sources, including rodents, wildlife, and water leaks. Professional microbial remediation involves assessing the extent of contamination, removing affected materials, and applying antimicrobial agents. Addressing underlying moisture problems is crucial for long-term prevention.

Attic Insulation Removal

Contaminated or damaged insulation may need to be removed during the remediation process. Professional insulation removal ensures thorough cleanup and proper disposal of hazardous materials. Installing new insulation with appropriate pest barriers and moisture controls can help prevent future issues.

Dealing with Droppings and Insulation

Remediation Droppings in Attic

Rodent and wildlife droppings can harbor harmful bacteria and pathogens, posing health risks to occupants. Safely removing droppings and contaminated fiberglass insulation is essential for restoring a healthy attic environment. Personal protective equipment (PPE) should be worn during cleanup to minimize exposure to contaminants.

What do rat droppings look like?

Rat and droppings in attic on top of insulation
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Sanitization and Disinfection Services

Attic in process of getting cleaned and sanitized

Attic Sanitization

Sanitizing the attic space after remediation helps eliminate remaining pathogens and odors. Using EPA-approved disinfectants and fogging techniques ensures comprehensive coverage and effectiveness. Sanitization provides peace of mind, knowing that the attic is clean and safe for occupants.

Attic Disinfection

Disinfection goes a step further than sanitization, targeting specific pathogens and viruses. Utilizing hospital-grade disinfectants and following proper application protocols is crucial for effective disinfection. Regular disinfection can help maintain a healthy indoor environment and prevent the spread of illness.

Before crawlspace cleaning and encapsulation

Crawlspace Sanitization

Crawl spaces are susceptible to moisture buildup and microbial growth, making sanitization essential. Proper ventilation, dehumidification, and antimicrobial treatments help prevent mold and mildew growth. Sanitizing crawl spaces creates a healthier living environment and prevents structural damage.

Crawlspace Disinfection

Disinfecting crawl spaces targets harmful bacteria and viruses, ensuring optimal indoor air quality. Using specialized equipment and disinfectants, professionals can effectively eliminate pathogens and odors. Regular disinfection maintenance is recommended to safeguard against microbial contamination.

Our Process


We start by conducting a thorough inspection of your attic or crawl space to identify the extent of contamination and assess any structural damage.


Our team removes debris, droppings, and contaminated insulation, ensuring a clean slate for remediation.


Using industry-approved sanitizers, we disinfect the area to eliminate bacteria, viruses, and fungi, creating a safe environment for your family.


We utilize specialized disinfectants to eradicate any remaining pathogens, ensuring long-lasting protection against microbial growth.

Insulation Replacement

If necessary, we install new insulation to improve energy efficiency and restore comfort to your home.

Final Inspection

Before concluding our remediation process, we perform a final inspection to ensure that your attic or crawl space meets our stringent standards for cleanliness and safety.

Choose Elite Restoration for Professional Attic and Crawl Space Remediation Services in the Greater Roseburg Area

Attempting attic remediation on your own can be hazardous and ineffective. Trust our experienced team to handle the job safely and efficiently, giving you peace of mind and a healthier living environment.

Cleaning Your Crawl Space and Attic

Attic remediation is a multi-faceted process that requires careful planning and execution. By addressing issues such as rodent infestations, fungal growth, and microbial contamination, homeowners can create a clean and healthy living environment, as well as decrease their energy bills. Regular maintenance and proactive measures can prevent future problems and ensure long-term peace of mind.

Frequently Asked Questions

Common signs include gnaw marks, droppings, nests, and strange noises coming from the attic.

Seal any potential entry points, such as gaps in the roof or vents, and trim overhanging tree branches.

In many cases, yes. Contaminated attic or crawl space insulation can harbor odors and pathogens, necessitating removal and replacement.

It's recommended to sanitize annually or as needed, especially after remediation or suspected contamination.

While some tasks can be DIY, such as cleaning and disinfection, professional remediation is recommended for complex issues or extensive contamination.

Contact a certified mold remediation specialist, like Elite Restoration to assess the extent of the problem and recommend appropriate solutions.

Contact Elite Restoration Today

Don't let attic contaminants compromise your home's safety and comfort. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and take the first step towards a cleaner, healthier living space.

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