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Pest Control Parkersburg WV

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.

BUDGET TERMITE & PEST CONTROL
(304) 485-2742
1907 PARKWOOD DR
PARKERSBURG, WV
 
FOREST HILL ASSOCIATES
(304) 428-0057
RR 47
PARKERSBURG, WV
 
DODSON BROS.
(740) 992-6673
PO BOX 1022
PARKERSBURG, VA
 
DODSON BROTHERS EXTERMINATING
(304) 233-3800
PO Box 1022
Parkersburg, WV
 
LAMP PESTPROOF TERMITE & PEST
(304) 424-5267
PO Box 1684
Parkersburg, WV
 
DOCTOR BUG INC
(304) 428-1615
614 29th St
Parkersburg, WV
 
WILLIAM WHITE
(304) 863-9630
1907 Parkwood Dr
Parkersburg, WV
 
C & C PEST CONTROL
(304) 863-9089
PO Box 3008
Parkersburg, WV
 
DODSON PET TERMITE CONTROL SVC
(304) 485-5931
PO Box 1022
Parkersburg, WV
 
EASTERN BURKHOLDER
(740) 423-6887
406 Main St
Belpre, OH
 

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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WV Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

West Virginia Department of Agriculture

Pesticide Regulatory Programs

1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East

Charleston WV, 25301

304-558-2209