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6 Reasons to get Professional Pest Control Treatments during the Holidays

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN The holidays are coming, and the pests want to join your party. As the temperatures begin to drop this fall, the bugs and pests will be looking for a warm place to call home. Inside your home or business is the perfect place for them to call home for the winter season. Now is the time to protect your home from these invaders this holiday season. Even if you don’t see pests such as cockroaches, fleas, ants, mice, and spiders, they can still lurk in the warm crevices of your home without you …

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Will my Homeowner’s Insurance cover Termite Damage?

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Homeowner’s insurance is intended to provide peace of mind that protects you and your assets in the event your home and property are damaged. A typical homeowner’s insurance policy covers damage from fire, theft, windstorms, hail, and lightning strikes… but what about termites? The answer can be complicated, so the experts at AAA Termite and Pest Control want to help you understand this issue. Even though termites do an estimated $5 billion in property damage each year in the United States alone according to the National Pest Management Association, your standard homeowner’s policy …

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The Danger of Super Termites in Cordova

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN You may know that there are two common species of termites in Tennessee: the subterranean and the drywood. However, there’s another more destructive type of termite that is becoming increasingly prevalent in the United States: the Formosan termite, also commonly referred to as “super termites.” Formosan termites are most common in Florida, but this species also has been found in Tennessee on a handful of occasions. Your termite professionals in Cordova at AAA Termite and Pest Control want to educate you as to the dangers of these super-termites. Super-termites move fast, breed quickly, …

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Don’t let Pests ruin your Tailgating Fun

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN For some folks, there are only two seasons throughout the year: football season and waiting for football season. Guess what? Football season is back in full swing. If you live for game day, you’ll probably be choosing to celebrate during this joyous time of the year. And by celebrating we mean the traditional football feast and gathering: a tailgate party. Tailgating is the time when we gather our friends, colleagues, cohorts, and rivals to enjoy a smorgasbord of foods and drinks in abundance in honor of our mighty team that so playeth on …

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How to Identify if the Spiders in your home are Dangerous

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Arachnophobia, or a fear of spiders, is fairly common, but if a spider makes its way into your home or business, you probably want to be assured of whether it is poisonous or not. AAA Termite & Pest Control is here to help with this guide to help you identify which spiders truly are dangerous. What spiders are most common in Memphis homes? No matter how clean your house might be, that won’t stop insects from finding their way into your home, particularly spiders. Most times, spiders make their way into your house …

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4 Common Fall pests in Memphis

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Ahhhh, fall. When the leaves start to change colors and temperatures begin to drop, the fall season can feel like one of the most inviting times of the entire year. The change of seasons also can be inviting to some unwelcome houseguests—like pests. At AAA Termite and Pest Control, we want to make sure you aware of the four most likely pests that may try and infest your home, yard, or business in Memphis this fall. Flies You may think of flies as more of an annoyance during the summer, but they actually …

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Protecting your Deck against Termite Damage

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN While we are entering the annual back-to-school season, that isn’t going to put an end to enjoying the outdoors, especially if you have a deck. Useable outdoor spaces, such as decks, are great for relaxing, or entertaining friends and family on the weekends. You may even find that you enjoy your deck even more as the cooler temperatures of fall settle in. But, one of the quickest ways to ruin your much-loved deck is a termite infestation. Termites love wood, so naturally, a deck would be a prime target. Read on to learn …

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Tips to keeping your AC Unit Pest-Free

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Winter is coming, eventually, although it’s hard to think about it when temperatures are still soaring here in Tennessee. Are your home and AC unit protected from pests? Pests will be looking for a safe and warm place to hibernate during the winter. Your home or AC unit could be at risk! Find out what to look for and how to prevent damage to your HVAC unit. Rodents Rodents are known to destroy AC units during the winter. These outdoor units make a great spot for nesting and escaping the winter elements. Rodents …

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Why you need Year Round Termite Control

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN As a homeowner, you should be aware of the threats of termites since these pests cause billions of dollars worth of damage annually in the U.S. The spring swarm season may be behind us, but different species of termites swarm at different times throughout the year. Subterranean termites are a particular type of termite known here in West Tennessee that can cause damage to your home or business, regardless of the season. AAA Termite and Pest Control wants you to know why year-round termite control in Memphis is essential to protect your investment. …

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What to do when Termites Return

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Dealing with termites can be frustrating and costly. Once you get rid of the problem, you probably don’t expect them to return. Termites cost billions of dollars worth of damage to homes and businesses each year, and they can be difficult to detect unless you are a trained pest technician. AAA Termite & Pest Control would like to share with you how to identify if termites have returned, and what you can do about it. Know the warning signs Even though you have dealt with termites before, you may not know exactly what …