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Pest Control Aiken SC

No one likes creatures and critters invading their home. Pest control products and specialists will provide the tools to keep your household pest free. Check the listings below for more information on pest control.

GOSS PEST CONTROL
(803) 642-2738
275 Outing Club Rd
Aiken, SC
 
HEATH PEST CONTROL
(803) 642-0232
1526 UNIVERSITY PARKWAY
AIKEN, SC
 
HEARD PEST CONTROL
(803) 641-9617
105 GYLES ROAD SW
AIKEN, SC
 
AIR MASTERS OF AIKEN INC
(803) 649-9803
PO Box 333
Aiken, SC
 
ADVANCED SERVICES
(803) 867-9190
PO BOX 5688
AIKEN, SC
 
BUDGET PEST CONTROL
(800) 583-3373
2006 GREEN POND ROAD
AIKEN, SC
 
PREMIER TERMITE & PEST CONTROL
(803) 648-7059
3 LONGMEADOW COURT
AIKEN, SC
 
STATE PEST CONTROL
(803) 648-5309
PO Box 248
Aiken, SC
 
B & H PEST CONTROL
(803) 649-5263
PO Box 419
Montmorenci, SC
 
ADVANCED SERVICES INC
(803) 641-0144
PO Box 5688
Aiken, SC
 

Home Remodeling Tip: Garden Pest Control

Use Plants to Protect
Garden and Home from Pests

home remodeling articles and tips

topic: water heating
by Jami J. Rodgers

The notion of a pest-free yard is a myth. The fact is garden pests like deer, rabbits, Japanese beetles, and mosquitoes will almost always have the upper hand. They outnumber us, for one thing, and get around better than we do. But choosing wisely what to plant can help level the playing field.

Don't Feed the Animals

Deer are adorable creatures--when they're in your neighbor's yard. The same is true of rabbits. They're quite a bit less cute when they invade your property, as they can devour your entire garden practically overnight. Fortunately there are steps you can take to make your yard less appetizing to these garden pests.

I Can't Eat This!

Flowers such as daffodils, buttercups, and snapdragons are poisonous and will be left alone. Thorny bushes around the perimeter of your yard can help keep deer out (although rose bushes will be treated like candy dispensers). And garden pests also tend to eschew plants with a strong taste or aroma such as rosemary, sage, and lavender.

Stop Bugging Me

Plants can also be used for insect control. Catnip repels a number of insects, including Japanese beetles, aphids, and mosquitoes. It works best if you actually own a cat, since catnip's aroma will be released each time your cat rubs against it, and the cat hair left behind naturally repels rabbits and squirrels. Also co...

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