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Pest Control Ville Platte 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.

EXTERMATRIM EXTERMINATING
(337) 468-2800
405 5th St
Mamou, LA
 
HUBBARDS PEST CONTROL & FUMIGATION SPECIALIST
(337) 457-0773
501 S SEVENTH STREET
EUNICE, LA
 
ARDOINS EXTERMINATING INC
(337) 942-8282
PO Box 1196
Opelousas, LA
 
PRESTON'S PEST CONTROL
(337) 543-6788
244 Audubon Rd
Opelousas, LA
 
CLAYTON PEST CONTROL
(318) 346-2901
139 Palermo Rd
Bunkie, LA
 
WARRENS PEST CONTROL
(337) 826-7596
4339 GRAND PRAIRIE HWY
WASHINGTON, LA
 
FONTENOT EXTERMINATING
(337) 457-3337
PO Box 170
Eunice, LA
 
RANDY'S PEST CONTROL
(337) 585-1092
1376 Highway 743
Opelousas, LA
 
BRILEYS EXTERMINATING CO
(337) 948-1643
Rr 6 Box 162
Opelousas, LA
 
DUKE'S PEST CONTROL
(225) 753-0010
14143 Woodland Ridge Ave
Baton Rouge, 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