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Pest Control Shreveport LA

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.

NEW WORLD PEST CONTROL INC
(318) 635-0900
PO Box 3978
Shreveport, LA
 
TRI-STATE PEST CONTROL
(318) 868-7867
805 Kimbrough St
Shreveport, LA
 
SCOTT PEST CONTROL SERVICE INCORPORATED
(318) 865-6561
3112 ALEXANDER AVENUE
SHREVEPORT, LA
 
KING KOTTON INDUSTRIAL SUPPLY
(318) 222-5777
255 Wichita St
Shreveport, LA
 
GATOR EXTERMINATING INC
(318) 219-8020
163 Chelsea Dr
Shreveport, LA
 
ANTI-PEST CO INC
(318) 221-6181
PO Box 4266
Shreveport, LA
 
J RS PEST CONTROL
(318) 221-2840
2725 SOUTHERN AVENUE APARTMENT 116
SHREVEPORT, LA
 
JOYNER PEST CONTROL
(318) 861-4416
2829 Youree Dr Ste 7
Shreveport, LA
 
A & J PEST CONTROL
(318) 686-3156
2925 SILVER PINE LANE
SHREVEPORT, LA
 
PEST X PEST CONTROL SERVICES
(318) 869-2114
114 ALBANY AVENUE
SHREVEPORT, LA
 

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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LA Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

Louisiana Department of Agriculture & Forestry

Office of Agricultural Environmental Sciences

P.O. Box 3596

Baton Rouge LA, 70801

504-925-3763