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Pest Control Grand Island NE

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.

SMITH PEST CONTROL
(402) 462-4310
1427 S NEWCASTLE RD #120
GRAND ISLAND, NE
 
BUG BUSTERS
(308) 384-2815
PO Box 792
Grand Island, NE
 
XYZ EXTERMINATING
(308) 384-8564
PO Box 1643
Grand Island, NE
 
PRESTO-X-COMPANY
(308) 382-5037
1410 E 4th St
Grand Island, NE
 
M D M PEST & TERMITE CONTROL
(308) 385-1615
3567 Laura Ave
Grand Island, NE
 
SHANE & WAN SMITH ENTERPRISES
(402) 334-9600
PO Box 1294
Grand Island, NE
 
MURPHY'S EXTERMINATING
(308) 381-0142
PO Box 2251
Grand Island, NE
 
BROWN'S T-N-T EXTERMINATING
(308) 389-3535
2510 COMMERCE AVE
GRAND ISLAND, NE
 
PRIME PEST CONTROL
(308) 384-1031
1007 E BISMARK RD
GRAND ISLAND, NE
 
ENVIROTECH PEST MNGT INC
(308) 384-6455
4159 Nevada Ave
Grand Island, NE
 

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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NE Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

Nebraska Department of Agriculture

Bureau of Plant Industry

301 Centennial Mall South

Lincoln NE, 68501

402-471-2394