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Pest Control Clearfield UT

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.

PERKINS PEST CONTROL
(801) 779-2300
3386 W 1300 N
Clearfield, UT
 
DS ABSOLUTE PEST CONTROL
(801) 860-8182
129 E 1900 S
CLEARFIELD, UT
 
LEGACY PEST CONTROL
(801) 779-3131
2146 N Main St Ste 530
Layton, UT
 
SUPERIOR PEST CONTROL
(801) 444-3721
1399 Everette St
Layton, UT
 
ORGANIC PEST SOLUTIONS
(801) 732-8181
PO BOX 296
HOOPER, UT
 
PALMER PEST CONTROL INC
(801) 773-4499
1016 N 525 W
Clearfield, UT
 
MELODI'S PEST CONTROL
(801) 776-4369
4127 W 800 N
Clearfield, UT
 
THE BUGNAPPERS
(801) 774-9035
2560 N 1100 W
LAYTON, UT
 
LEGACY PEST CONTROL
(801) 498-7378
2146 NORTH MAIN #530-118
LAYTON, UT
 
NATURAL GREEN
(801) 476-4578
4910 S 1025 E
OGDEN, UT
 

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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UT Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

Utah Department of Agriculture

Division of Plant Industry

350 N. Redwood Road

Salt Lake City UT, 84101

801-538-7180