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Pest Control South Sioux City NE

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.

PESTBUSTERS INC
(712) 276-2222
2701 S Lemon St
Sioux City, IA
 
JONES PEST CONTROL
(712) 274-2846
3115 S Cypress St
Sioux City, IA
 
PRESTO-X-COMPANY
(712) 255-4463
3301 Northbrook Dr
Sioux City, IA
 
FIKES SIOUXLAND
(712) 943-4982
140 Golden Dr
Sergeant Bluff, IA
 
HOT PEPPER POWDER
(605) 670-4088
PO Box 17
Burbank, SD
 
MIDWEST EXTERMINATING
(712) 277-2755
705 Douglas St
Sioux City, IA
 
BENTSON PEST MANAGEMENT
(712) 276-2769
5310 Morningside Ave
Sioux City, IA
 
TREMBLY TERMITE & PEST CONTROL
(712) 239-1180
PO Box 1136
Sioux City, IA
 
LARSON TERMITE & PEST CONTROL
(712) 258-4383
PO Box 3042
Sioux City, IA
 
LARSON TERMITE & PEST CONTROL
(605) 624-6978
32247 Ponderosa Dr
Burbank, SD
 

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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NE Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

Nebraska Department of Agriculture

Bureau of Plant Industry

301 Centennial Mall South

Lincoln NE, 68501

402-471-2394