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Pest Control Washington DC

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.

Fanatic Pest Control
(202) 388-6501
1836 Burke St SE
Washington, DC

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AMERICAN PEST MANAGEMENT
(703) 787-6662
462 Herndon Pkwy Ste 103
Arlington, VA
 
American Pest Management, Inc.
(301) 891-2600
6460 New Hampshire Avenue
Takoma Park, MD
 
DONALD R EDWARDS
(703) 582-4188
5424 8th Pl S
Arlington, VA
 
COLLINS DAVID M PEST CONTROL CONSULTANT
(301) 270-2288
7321 CARROLL AVENUE
TAKOMA PARK, MD
 
REMEDY PEST & TERMITE CONTROL
(301) 277-7863
PO Box 233
Mount Rainier, MD
 
WILLIAMS EXTERMINATING SERVICE
(703) 979-4440
2814 17th St S
Arlington, VA
 
Bio-Logical Pest Management, Inc.
(202) 237-7509
PO Box 9578
Washington, DC
 
COLONIAL PEST CONTROL INCORPORATED
(703) 373-1234
4250 FAIRFAX DRIVE
ARLINGTON, VA
 
UNITED PEST CONTROL
(301) 277-8280
4903 TAYLOR STREET
BLADENSBURG, MD
 
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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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