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Pest Control North Wilkesboro NC

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.

QUALITY CONTROL INC (N)
(336) 667-5050
316 C St
North Wilkesboro, NC
 
ELLER'S EXTEMINATING CO INC
(336) 838-3285
242 Boone Trl
North Wilkesboro, NC
 
NORTHSTATE PEST CONTROL INC
(828) 632-7240
PO Box 463
Hiddenite, NC
 
SMITH TERMITE AND PEST CONTROL
(336) 710-3944
200 N BRIDGE STREET
ELKIN, NC
 
CHEMTEX PEST CONTROL
(336) 835-7056
1116 N BRIDGE STREET
ELKIN, NC
 
QUALITY CONTROL INC (N)
(704) 872-0597
PO Box 327
North Wilkesboro, NC
 
BRANN'S PEST CONTROL DIS
(828) 635-7540
4078 Sulphur Springs Rd
Hiddenite, NC
 
BENEFICIAL INSECT CO
(336) 973-8490
PO Box 119
Glendale Springs, NC
 
BROWN PEST CONTROL
(336) 835-3578
280 N BRIDGE ST
ELKIN, NC
 
BUGMANS PEST CONTROL INC
(336) 835-1243
1038 Raccoon Run Ln
Jonesville, NC
 

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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NC Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

North Carolina Department of Agriculture

Structural Pest Control Division

P.O. Box 27647

Raleigh NC, 27601

919-733-6100

NC Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

North Carolina Department of Agriculture

Food Drug Protection Division

4000 Reedy Creek Rd

Raleigh NC, 27601

919-733-7366