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Pest Control Mountlake Terrace WA

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.

WILLARDS PEST CONTROL CO
(425) 775-2320
6706 212th St Sw
Lynnwood, WA
 
BIO BUG PEST MANAGEMENT
(425) 673-5882
6706 212th St Sw
Lynnwood, WA
 
WILD BIRD NEST
(425) 640-2888
3105 Alderwood Mall Blvd
Lynnwood, WA
 
A COMPLETE PEST CONTROL
(206) 362-2847
PO BOX 55818
LAKE FOREST PARK, WA
 
SWHISHER
(206) 362-5770
16807 BEACH DR NE
LAKE FOREST PARK, WA
 
SPRAGUE PEST SOLUTIONS
(425) 774-4464
PO BOX 2222
BRIER, WA
 
ALL AMERICAN PEST CONTROL
(425) 771-7854
4620 200th St Sw Ste H
Lynnwood, WA
 
ALDERWOOD PEST CONTROL INC
(206) 361-1537
PO Box 55173
Seattle, WA
 
SEATTLE SPRAY & TREE SERVICE
(425) 821-9029
PO BOX 55444
SEATTLE, WA
 
GREEN UP SPRAY SERVICE
(206) 242-4720
20057 BALLINGER WAY NE
LAKE FOREST PARK, WA
 

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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WA Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

Washington Department of Agriculture

Pesticide Management Division

P.O. Box 42560

Olympia WA, 98501

360-902-2010