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Pest Control Burke VA

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.

ADCOCKS TRAPPING SERVICE
(703) 352-7750
9419 BRADDOCK ROAD
BURKE, VA
 
BUDGET EXTERMINATING
(703) 941-6868
4232 Worcester Dr
Fairfax, VA
 
PROTECH PEST CONTROL COMPANIES
(703) 866-1344
6312 BRIDGETON COURT
WEST SPRINGFIELD, VA
 
CONNORS PEST CONTROL
(301) 593-2980
5408 A PORT ROYAL RD
SPRING FIELD, MD
 
CONNOR'S PEST PROTECTION
(703) 430-4920
PO Box 1480
Springfield, VA
 
SIXTY TWELVE PEST CONTROL
(703) 803-3313
PO Box 10852
Burke, VA
 
NORTHERN VIRGINIA TERMITE & PE
(703) 644-7530
8130 Old Keene Mill Rd
Springfield, VA
 
ALL STAR PEST CONTROL INC
(703) 455-1993
7973 Oak Bridge Ln
Fairfax Station, VA
 
ABEX PEST ELIMINATION SVCS
(703) 321-2847
PO Box 1857
Springfield, VA
 
CONNORS TERMITE & PEST CONTROL
(703) 777-3040
PO Box 1480
Springfield, VA
 

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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VA Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

Virginia Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services

Division of Product Industry Regulation

P.O. Box 1163, Rm. 403

Richmond VA, 23218

804-371-6558