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Pest Control South Burlington VT

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.

GANGSTER RODENT CONTROL
(802) 985-0193
150 Dorset St Ste 250
South Burlington, VT
 
NaturaLawn of America, Burlington
(802) 652-4063
PO Box 9249
S. Burlington, VT
 
Vincents LLC
(802) 735-2779
63 Foster St
Burlington, VT
 
L&R PEST ELIMINATION SVCS
(802) 985-5695
140 Webster Rd
Shelburne, VT
 
SLUGABUG
(802) 865-6273
29 Sand Dune Ln
Colchester, VT
 
A TO Z PEST CONTROL
(802) 658-3712
28 Mills Ave
South Burlington, VT
 
B & G PEST CONTROL CORP 2
(802) 893-2753
PO Box 13
Winooski, VT
 
LR PEST ELIMINATION
(802) 479-1920
PO Box 726
Shelburne, VT
 
RON HIER & SON INC
(802) 658-3242
PO Box 726
Shelburne, VT
 
FAMILY FIRST PEST SERVICE
(802) 877-3833
PO Box 127
Ferrisburg, VT
 

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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