Woodpecker season in full effect, in Redding, CT there is a woodpecker causing a lot of damage to the home. The woodpecker has caused several thousands of dollars worth of damage to this home. The woodpecker made holes in the siding on all four sides of this home in wide spread areas.
Woodpeckers can cause lots of damage to just one single home. When there is rotted wood it is easier access for them to peck through the siding and get to any bugs underneath. A lot of times woodpeckers will target a single home because the is an underlying bug issue.
There are many different scare tactics to deter the woodpeckers away from your home, along with limited bird feeding and/or feeding any birds as far away from the home as possible.