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What are Earwigs, and How can I get rid of Them?

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Noticing a creepy-crawly pest in your home can send shivers through your body. Even though not all pests are harmful, they can still cause mental discomfort for some homeowners and prompt an immediate search for a quality pest control company. Fortunately, our professional Kingsport pest control technicians at AAA Termite and Pest Control share the information below about earwigs so that you can not only identify the pests but also understand how to eradicate them from your home. Earwig Characteristics Earwigs have a brown or black body with a leathery exoskeleton appearance measuring …

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10 Tips to Prevent Termites in your Memphis Home

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Termite damage costs homeowners in the United States an estimated $5 billion annually. These wood-destroying insects can infest homes and wooden structures without you knowing until significant damage has been done. Termites often cause severe damage to homes while remaining undetected unless you have regular termite inspections or a termite warranty from a quality pest control company in Cordova. While enlisting the help of a pest control company is a definite way of preventing termites, there are other steps you can take to protect your home. Today on the blog, AAA Termite & …

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How Common Pests could make your Family Sick

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Finding pests in your home can cause a general uneasiness. Unwanted pests can become more than an unsightly nuisance. Unfortunately, pests can impact your family’s health as well. Pathogens, disease, and allergies are some of the conditions your family may face when you have a pest infestation. The expert pest control company in Memphis, AAA Termite & Pest Control, explains how common pests could make your family sick and what you can do to rid your home of harmful rodents and insects. How pests quickly spread disease Pest infestations strike concern in homeowners …

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Why do I get Spiders in my Cordova Home?

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Spiders that silently sneak into Cordova homes are often met with a rolled-up newspaper, shoe, or flyswatter when handy. Usually, when homeowners notice the creepy-crawling pests, an uneasy feeling quickly follows that can be unsettling. Although spiders are one of the most common household pests, seeing more than usual could indicate a more complex situation. The Cordova pest control experts at AAA Termite & Pest Control explain how spiders get in your home and how to eliminate them effectively. Why do spiders want to come indoors? Contrary to popular belief, spiders do not …

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Most Common Pests in Cordova, and how to get Rid of Them

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Insects are everywhere, but certain types are known to infiltrate homes and businesses, causing an infestation. Bugs seek shelter and food indoors. They don’t know the difference between an old barn, the woods, or your fancy home. Still, don’t be fooled into thinking that pest problems are something that happens to people with old, dirty homes. Ants, spiders, mice, and other bugs don’t discriminate. It’s true that they are attracted to squaller, but any house with entry points and some crumbs will do. You might not be a bug expert, but knowing how …

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What to know about Cicadas coming to Tennessee in 2021

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Tennessee is no stranger to the song of cicadas. Their chirping buzz reminds us of the dog days of summer. As the cicadas arrive in great numbers, their song can drown other nature songs from other species. For 2021, the Great Eastern Brood, Brood X, is a regular visitor of periodical cicadas in the eastern part of the United States. During spring this year, they will appear in fifteen states to tunnel to the surface of the ground, mate with each other, lay eggs, and eventually die off within several weeks. The professional …

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Pests to look out for this Spring

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN The arrival of spring comes with fresh leaves on the trees, beautiful flowers, and, unfortunately, pests. With the warmer temperatures that permeate the ground during longer days, insect eggs begin to hatch and emerge. Warmer temperatures often bring ladybugs to window sills from hibernating in the walls and attic spaces. You may also see stink bugs may appear around patios and porches where they rested through the winter. The number of pests that emerge during the spring can seem overwhelming. However, the professional pest control company in Memphis can keep your home bug-free …

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Can you get rid of German Cockroaches in Memphis?

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Have you ever heard of German cockroaches? Identified by two dark brown stripes behind the head, this species of cockroach is notorious for resisting many treatments and methods of pest control. In short, once your home or business gets infiltrated by German cockroaches in Memphis, it can be quite challenging to get rid of them without the help of professional pest control. In this article, your Memphis pest prevention professionals at AAA Termite & Pest Control explore what measures help eradicate German cockroaches. The Problems Posed by German Cockroaches German cockroaches reproduce at …

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Why Year-Round Pest Control in Memphis is Worth It

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Your home is supposed to be a haven, a place of relaxation, where a lifetime of memories is made. Inviting extended family and friends into your home may be the norm, but allowing pests to invade your home is another story. The experienced Memphis pest control company, AAA Termite & Pest Control, explains that your comfortable abode is no place for unwelcomed pests, and it should remain protected year-round.  Understanding the impact pests can have on your home and health can explain why professional pest control services are necessary throughout the year. Pests …

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5 things to expect during a Termite Inspection

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN According to the USDA, termites do more than $2 billion in property damage every year. Termites flourish in 49 of the 50 United States, and people just like you spend hundreds of millions of dollars annually in termite control and prevention. Having regular termite inspections is a crucial part of keeping your home or business-termite free. Maybe it’s been a while since your property was last inspected for termites, or you’re getting ready to buy or sell a home—which usually requires a termite inspection as part of the process. No matter your situation, …