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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.

RELIABLE EXTERMINATORS INC
(765) 423-1225
1813 Main St
Lafayette, IN
 
COCHNOWERS PEST CONTROL INC
(765) 447-7502
530 S Earl Ave
Lafayette, IN
 
TOM'S TRAP SERVICE
(574) 943-3492
701 N 1250 E
Idaville, IN
 
TOM'S TRAP SERVICE
(574) 943-3492
701 N 1250 E
Idaville, IN
 
GREG HARRELL INC
(260) 744-1647
3916 Plaza Dr
Fort Wayne, IN
 
ARAB TERMITE & PEST CONTROL OF
(765) 742-4370
PO Box 885
Lafayette, IN
 
INDIANA PEST CONTROL
(765) 447-7755
3601 BRANDYWINE COURT
LAFAYETTE, IN
 
BAXTER'S PEST DOCTORS
(765) 644-2533
PO Box 2965
Anderson, IN
 
P O W PEST CONTROL INC
(812) 696-2100
PO Box 535
Farmersburg, IN
 
SCARBROUGH TERMITE & PEST CONTROL INC.
(765) 669-0651
PO Box 292
Hartford City, IN
 

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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IN Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

Office of the Indiana State Chemist

Purdue University

1154 Biochemistry Building

West Lafayette IN, 47906

765-494-1492