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Pest Control Leawood KS

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.

NORMANS TERMITE & PEST CONTROL
(913) 888-5505
KANSAS NUMBER
OVERLAND PARK, KS
 
ADVANTAGE TERMITE & PEST CONTROL
(913) 642-2851
6020 W 102ND STREET
OVERLAND PARK, KS
 
GUNTER PEST CONTROL MANAGEMENT
(816) 453-9414
220 W 72nd St
Kansas City, MO
 
TOPS EXTERMINATORS
(816) 822-1580
722 W 85th St
Kansas City, MO
 
CONTACT TERMITE PEST CONTROL
(816) 523-3900
7819 WORNALL ROAD SUITE 4
KANSAS CITY, MO
 
PRECISSON PEST CONTROL
(913) 322-2847
11807 Slater St
Shawnee Mission, KS
 
GUNTER PEST MANAGEMENT INC
(816) 523-0777
220 W 72nd St
Kansas City, MO
 
REXNORD CORPORATION
(816) 361-8889
9225 WARD PARKWAY
KANSAS CITY, MO
 
BLUE BEETLE TERMITE & PEST CON
(816) 333-7378
1110 W 77th Ter
Kansas City, MO
 
Petes Pest Control
(913) 378-8979
8734 Metcalf Lane, Suite 103
Overland Park, KS
 

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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KS Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

Kansas Department of Agriculture

Division of Plant Health

901 South Kansas Ave., 7th Floor

Topeka KS, 66601

913-296-2263