Finding raccoons in the attic is not pleasant, but it is not a situation where you would be worried, provided you hire a professional animal & wildlife removal, control & trapping service to handle it, as soon as you realize the problem.
So that's the first step to take when you know there is a raccoon in the attic. Find an experienced company that has a license and proof of certification. They are trained to do the work of elimination of animals of all kinds.
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Call a Professional
It is very important to not wait and contact a professional to take care of a raccoon infestation. The longer raccoon that colonizes in your house, the more extensive and costly damage can be.
Raccoons like attics and crawl spaces because it is a warm shelter that provides them healthy breeding and foraging. This is common in homes near a wooded area and plenty.
Raccoon caused quite a mess because of the accumulation of their urine, feces, and eating saturated debris timber, flooring, sheetrock and insulation in the attic. Increasingly saturation there is, the more expensive repairs and replacements will.
Professional animal removal companies can usually provide other services besides removing a raccoon. They can do the clean-up, restoration, repair, replacement, and the practice of exclusion.