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Pest Control Fairfax 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.

Western Pest Services
(866) 755-0010
10843 Main Street
Fairfax, VA
 
SUBURBAN PEST SERVICE
(703) 352-1778
10540 Warwick Ave
Fairfax, VA
 
CONNORS
(703) 591-1128
9411 LEE HIGHWAY
FAIRFAX, VA
 
BUDGET EXTERMINATING
(703) 941-6868
4232 Worcester Dr
Fairfax, VA
 
PERMA TREAT
(540) 368-0024
2702 Sutton Rd
Vienna, VA
 
WESTERN PEST SERVICES
(703) 273-4887
10843 Main St
Fairfax, VA
 
NATIONAL PEST MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATES
(703) 352-6762
9300 LEE HIGHWAY
FAIRFAX, VA
 
J C EHRLICH
(703) 550-8056
2820 Dorr Ave Ste 206
Fairfax, VA
 
SAFEGUARD PEST CONTROL VA INC
(703) 204-1411
2724 Dorr Ave
Fairfax, VA
 
SIXTY TWELVE PEST CONTROL
(703) 803-3313
PO Box 10852
Burke, 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