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Pest Control Salem MA

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.

AAAW GUARANTY PEST
(978) 922-2864
600 School St
Beverly, MA
 
NORTH SHORE PEST CONTROL
(781) 596-2710
7 Macarthur Rd
Peabody, MA
 
DENNIS MENNIS PEST CO
(781) 592-0023
29 Locust St
Lynn, MA
 
DOOMSDAY PEST CONTROL
(781) 596-3595
18 Menlo Ave
Lynn, MA
 
P & S PEST CONTROL INC
(781) 231-5520
48 Walden Pond Ave
Saugus, MA
 
B & B PEST CONTROL
(781) 599-4317
PO Box 8077
Lynn, MA
 
A-1 EXTERMINATORS
(978) 454-3384
183 SHEPARD ST
LYNN, MA
 
Leahy Organic Lawn Care Division, Leahy Landscaping
(781) 581-3489
56 Sanderson Avenue
Lynn, MA
 
B & B PEST CONTROL CO
(781) 233-4644
91 Fox Hill Rd
Nahant, MA
 
IDEAL SPRAY CO INC
(781) 592-6230
868 Salem St
Lynnfield, MA
 

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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