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Pest Control Deridder LA

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.

J & J EXTERMINATING CO OF
(337) 463-4574
514 N Pine St
Deridder, LA
 
MORRISON ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICE
(337) 463-4112
PO Box 738
Rosepine, LA
 
ALLOWAY SERVICES
(337) 392-2833
8751 Shreveport Hwy
Leesville, LA
 
RALPHS PEST CONTROL & SERVICES
(337) 280-0466
2809 MONTE ROAD
MAURICE, LA
 
AARON WAYNE POWELL
(318) 372-2221
105 Arlington Dr
West Monroe, LA
 
MORVANT'S PEST CONTROL
(337) 463-4778
239 Bill Embrey Rd
Deridder, LA
 
EDDIE SHAW
(337) 238-2777
803 Betty St
Leesville, LA
 
VEXCON INC
(337) 392-0666
185 Vincent Rd
Leesville, LA
 
LARRY'S PROFESSIONAL PEST
(318) 443-0170
220 Ruth St
Pineville, LA
 
JA-ROY EXTERMINATING SERVICE
(985) 641-3960
723 Robert Blvd
Slidell, LA
 

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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LA Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

Louisiana Department of Agriculture & Forestry

Office of Agricultural Environmental Sciences

P.O. Box 3596

Baton Rouge LA, 70801

504-925-3763