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Pest Control Magna UT

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.

GARY ROLLINS
(801) 972-1071
5103 W 2100 S Ste B
Salt Lake City, UT
 
TNT PEST CONTROL
(801) 982-7378
5141 Red Flower Cir
Salt Lake City, UT
 
QUALITY EXTERMINATORS
(801) 967-0074
2105 Quailbrook Dr
Salt Lake City, UT
 
MASTER PEST CONTROL INC
(801) 965-1169
5281 S 4780 W
Salt Lake City, UT
 
PEST ARREST
(801) 967-9043
3839 Ridgecrest Dr
Salt Lake City, UT
 
A-ONE EXTERMINATORS
(801) 968-3370
PO BOX 702175
SALT LAKE CITY, UT
 
AFFORDABLE PEST CONTROL
(801) 963-9963
Serving The Wasatch Front
Salt Lake City, UT
 
PAY LESS PEST CONTROL
(435) 882-1606
5474 ZIONS CIRCLE
KEARNS, UT
 
BUSY BEE PEST CONTROL OF SLC L
(801) 988-4308
5233 KEMP DRIVE
KEARNS, UT
 
AWESOME PEST CONTROL
(801) 352-1902
9193 Saxby Pl
West Jordan, UT
 

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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UT Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

Utah Department of Agriculture

Division of Plant Industry

350 N. Redwood Road

Salt Lake City UT, 84101

801-538-7180