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Get the Lowdown on the Brown Recluse

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN You may have heard horrendous stories about a friend or acquaintance getting bit by a brown recluse spider. Even though it is one of the scariest species of spider, identifying them is not difficult. They have a tannish brown color with a shape on their back that looks like a violin or fiddle. Some brown recluse spiders could grow to about the size of a quarter, but most of them are smaller. To help you avoid a spider bite from a brown recluse, your leading pest control company in Cordova, AAA Termite and …

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Pest-Proofing your Pantry

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Digging through your pantry when preparing your favorite meal can uncover the presence of insects in your flour, spices, or other packaged foods. These pantry pests, also known as stored product pests, typically gather inside of or near pantry or cabinets. From merchant grain beetles and Indian meal moths to flour beetles and other insects, these pests are brought in your home without your knowledge. They are often inside unsealed bags and paper packaging. Therefore, your professional pest control company in Memphis, AAA Termite & Pest Control, shares some helpful tips for pantry-proofing …

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What Cordova Homeowners need to know about Carpenter Ants

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Ants are often referred to as annoying pests as they seem to sneak in your home and quickly become overwhelming. Since they have the affinity for congregating in the kitchen, it could cause concern for your food supply as ants can contaminate your food. Although some species do not pose an imminent threat, the carpenter ant is one example where your home could be significantly damaged. Therefore, your leading pest control company in Memphis, AAA Termite and Pest Control is sharing what Cordova homeowners need to know about carpenter ants so that you …

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Why Termite Extermination isn’t a DIY Task

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Termites are a widespread pest in the Memphis area that causes millions of dollars in damage to homes and businesses every year. With humid temperatures, termites find the climate inviting and secretly seek to establish their colonies in homes and businesses. When termites invade your home or business, you could attempt to treat them on your own with DIY remedies or over-the-counter chemicals. However, most DIY termite solutions do not work. Your leading termite control company in Memphis, AAA Termite and Pest Control is sharing why termite extermination is not a DIY task, …

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Tips on Avoiding Stinging Insects this Summer

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Summer is a time of year when you want to enjoy your backyard and patio. Unfortunately, it is also the favorite season of stinging insects. Having the freedom to walk around barefoot in your garden or allowing your children to play outside in the grass is key during the warm summer months. To help you enjoy your yard, your leading pest control company in Memphis, AAA Termite & Pest Control is sharing tips on avoiding stinging insects this summer. Types of Stinging Insects in Memphis Although this list is not exhaustive, here are …

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Get the Scoop on Carpenter Bees in Memphis

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Warm temperatures in Memphis means pests buzzing around in the air. Carpenter bees are commonly confused with their honeybee cousins and other stinging insects. However, there are significant differences in the carpenter bee’s body and behavior. Your leading pest control company in Memphis, AAA Termite & Pest Control, is providing the scoop on carpenter bees in Memphis, so you know which species is infesting your home or business. What does a carpenter bee look like? Carpenter bees come in various species, but the most common is between one to two inches in length. …

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How to tell if you have Bed Bugs in your Cordova Home

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Bed bugs are small pests that live in bedding and sneak up on humans to feed while they are sleeping. Although they are tiny and difficult to see with the naked eye, they are not completely undetectable. Unfortunately, bed bugs can quickly spread to other surfaces in your home and go undetected for a long time due to their size. Your bed bug professionals in Memphis at AAA Termite and Pest Control has experience in detecting and eradicating bed bugs, and is sharing how to tell if you have bed bugs in your …

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How to Identify Termites in Cordova

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Termites are very tiny but responsible for billions of dollars in damage a year to wooden structures like homes and businesses. These small pests can infiltrate your residence or business and eat the wooden studs located in the walls, munch on stored paper products, or chow down on cotton fibers. Your professional pest control company in Memphis, AAA Termite and Pest Control is sharing how to identify termites, so you know when it is time to contact the exterminator. What does a termite look like? The most common termite in the United States …

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What to do about Fleas in your Home

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN A common misconception about fleas is that they are only a problem for pet owners. Although the presence of fleas is more common among those with pets, it isn’t the only way these biting insects can get into your home. Fleas are hitchhikers and attach themselves to you or your clothing and hitch a ride indoors. To help you control a flea infestation, your professional pest control company in Cordova, AAA Termite and Pest Control is sharing what to do about fleas in your home. How do fleas get into my home? Fleas …

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6 Tips for Spring Pest Control

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Spring is a season of new growth and rejuvenation from the harsh winter months. As trees and flowers begin to bloom, animals emerge from their hibernation to enjoy the warmer temperatures. Even though spring and summer can be enjoyable, unfortunately, they could also bring unwanted pest problems with the return of bees, wasps, mosquitos, cockroaches, ants, flies, spiders, termites, and other unwanted pests. Your professional pest control company in Cordova, AAA Termite & Pest Control, is sharing six tips for spring pest control to help you keep your home or business pest-free. Year-Round …