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Here’s how to Deal with House Spiders

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Do spiders give you that creepy crawly feeling? While most spiders are harmless to humans, that doesn’t mean you want them in your home. You may also have family members that suffer from a fear of spiders (aka arachnophobia), or you might have this fear yourself. That’s why, today on the blog, the pest professionals in Memphis at AAA Termite & Pest present this guide on how to deal with house spiders. What spiders are common to Memphis? Common species of spiders in Memphis, Cordova and the surrounding areas in West Tennessee include …

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How to Spot Termite Activity Near your Home

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Termites – those tiny yet mighty wood-devouring insects – can wreak havoc on your home if left undetected. Often referred to as the “silent destroyers,” termites can cause extensive damage to the structural integrity of your property before you even notice their presence. Every year, termites cost Americans more than $5 billion in damages, and most insurance plans don’t cover the damage. Early detection is crucial in preventing costly repairs and preserving your home’s value. In this article, we will explore what to look for to help you spot termites around your home, …

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What Should I do if I Find Pantry Beetles in my Cordova Kitchen?

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN When searching for a snack or food item in your pantry, you probably don’t expect to find bugs like the Indian meal moth or beetles, known as pantry pests. Pantry pests include a variety of species that are found in dry goods like flour, rice, grains, cereal, and the like. You may not even notice these tiny bugs in your food, which is enough to make your stomach churn just thinking about it. But today on the blog, AAA Termite & Pest Control shares tips on what you should do if you find …

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Check out these Flea Prevention Tips

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Fleas are tiny, wingless, insects that survive by feeding on the blood of humans and animals. As parasites, their bites can cause irritation, discomfort, allergic reaction and potential disease. Most people don’t consider the nightmare of dealing with fleas until their pets, living areas or crawlspaces are met with an actual infestation. Most homeowners cannot detect the warning signs of fleas. The good news is, our experienced Memphis pest control professionals at AAA Termite & Pest Control are expertly trained at identifying and treating this problem for you. Let’s look at some easy …

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How To Get Rid of Ants In The House

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Most indoor ants are relatively harmless and don’t cause any damage, but when ants infiltrate your home seeking food and water, they can be a nuisance and can sometimes spread unwanted bacteria. If you’re seeing ants go marching through your home, you probably want to get rid of them. To learn how, just follow this guide as compiled by the expert pest control technicians in Memphis at AAA Termite & Pest Control. How to stop an indoor ant infestation Use indoor ant baits. Ants release a chemical containing pheromones that leave a scent …

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Why DIY Pest Control is a Bad Idea

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Many homeowners have that do-it-yourself, or DIY, mentality and enjoy tackling household projects themselves. But there are certain needs or situations when hiring a professional makes sense so that you get the best results and avoid throwing away your money on solutions that don’t work. Pest control is one of those matters best left to the professionals. Scour the internet and you’ll find advice for DIY pest control, but unfortunately, those remedies may only worsen your pest problem. Today on the blog, our Cordova pest control company shares why DIY pest control is …

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8 Early Warning Signs of Termites

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN As a homeowner, few things are as distressing as discovering a termite infestation on your property. Termites can devastate the structural integrity of your home, leading to costly repairs and endless frustration. Each year, Americans spend about $5 billion to repair property damage caused by these voracious pests. By the time you’re seeing termites crawl or fly around your home, it’s too late; you’re dealing with a full-blown infestation. That’s why the Memphis termite experts at AAA Termite & Pest compiled this guide to 8 early warning signs of termites. 8 Signs you …

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Importance of Regular Pest Control Treatments

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Pest control is another reality of being a homeowner. Reducing pests like ants, spiders, cockroaches, and termites can help preserve your home and prevent devastating damage to its structure and your personal belongings. Additionally, pest control can help those with allergies, or respiratory disorders, and reduces the spread of certain diseases and contaminants. But pest control treatments work best when applied regularly, even when you think bugs aren’t active, like during the winter. So today on the blog, AAA Termite & Pest Control shares the importance of regular pest control treatments so that …

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How to Identify and Prevent Termite Infestations

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN Termites are wood-destroying insects commonly found throughout the United States, including here in Cordova and Memphis in west Tennessee. Unfortunately, these tiny, wood-devouring pests often remain hidden from homeowners until significant damage occurs. But the sooner you identify a termite infestation, the better (and cheaper) the outcome. So today on the blog, our termite control specialists in Cordova at AAA Termite & Pest Control share how to tell if termites are active in your home. Plus, explore simple ways to prevent termites in Memphis. How to tell if your home has a termite …

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Get Rid of Pests in your Cordova Kitchen Pantry

Serving Memphis, Cordova, Germantown & Collierville TN When you’re rummaging through your pantry for a snack, the last thing you hope to find is bugs, especially inside of your food! Tiny pests are known to infiltrate pantry items like bags of cereal, rice, or flour, laying their eggs inside of these pantry staples. If you’ve ever dealt with bugs in your pantry or want to make sure you don’t find any the next time you grab a snack, follow the tips on our blog today. AAA Termite & Pest Control shares a few things to consider about pantry pests so …