Ask questions! its that simple really. Not all raccoon removal companies are built the same. Some only trap the animal, some trap and do exclusion; while other professional wildlife removal companies can and will work with your insurance company to not only remove the wildlife conflict but make it as cost effective as possible for you. Make sure you ask the company you are thinking about using if they have worked with insurance adjusters in the past.
What type of trap should be used?
A professional will almost always use humane traps or humane trapping systems. It is always best to use humane raccoon removal practices. Once the raccoon or raccoons have been successfully removed the feces impacted insulation should be removed. Professionals should always be used, raccoon feces can carry a multitude of disease and bacteria agents as well as a ringworm that can be life threatening to humans.
Removal of feces impacted insulation, disinfected and sanitized. Once the clean up has been completed new insulation can be placed in the attic.