Do Termites Disappear in Frigid Winter Temperatures?

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Nashville, Murfreesboro, Knoxville and Chattanooga TN Uncovering a termite presence during the winter may cause a shock. While most termites swarm during the spring and summer months, it seems like termites disappear in winter. However, the least popular wood muncher does not always follow seasonal patterns. Unfortunately, termites will stay active all winter. They mainly survive by hiding out in …

4 Reasons to Choose a Career in Pest Control

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Nashville, Murfreesboro, Knoxville and Chattanooga TN Those working in this field believe that the pest control industry offers the best career. Some days may seem rather mundane, while most of the time, your work is pretty exciting. As a pest control technician, you get to help people by solving their pest problems. Many find this line of work rewarding because …

6 Signs that your Crawlspace has a Water Problem

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Nashville, Murfreesboro, Knoxville and Chattanooga TN Determining and controlling the moisture level in a crawlspace is vital to your home’s structural health and stability. An installed moisture meter can paint a lucid picture of high moisture levels in your home’s crawlspace. However, if you don’t have one, there are other things that you can check to ensure your crawlspace stays …

5 Common Fall Pests in Nashville

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Nashville, Murfreesboro, Knoxville and Chattanooga TN Many homeowners exhale in relief as the summer season ends and the first signs of fall weather arrive. Many believe that the never-ending battle against pests is finally over, and they can go outside without being swarmed by wasps, flies, and ants. However, our professional pest control company in the Nashville area, Ameri Care …

Are Termites a Big Problem in Murfreesboro?

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Nashville, Murfreesboro, Knoxville and Chattanooga TN The word termite can strike fear in homeowners and business owners because they understand the significant damage termites can cause to a building structure. In fact, termites cause over $5 billion a year in damage to homes and businesses in the United States alone, according to The National Pest Management Association. But are termites …

Come Join the Team at Ameri Care

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Nashville, Murfreesboro, Knoxville and Chattanooga TN Would you like a rewarding career working with an exciting team? Ameri Care Services is a locally owned, family-operated business located in the heart of Murfreesboro in Middle Tennessee. We are hiring for multiple positions to serve from our office in Murfreesboro. We are looking for hardworking individuals with a team-oriented spirit that want …

3 Reasons to Budget for Termite Protection

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Nashville, Murfreesboro, Knoxville and Chattanooga TN Protecting yourself and your family from the potential danger posed by termites necessitates action. If you don’t get rid of termites as soon as you notice them, you could end up spending thousands of dollars on home repairs. Fortunately, assistance is available from our Nashville area termite specialists at Ameri Care Services. Today on …

5 Tips to Prevent Stink Bugs from getting Inside your Nashville Home

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Nashville, Murfreesboro, Knoxville and Chattanooga TN Most Nashvillians are aware of stink bugs during the summer and fall. These invasive agricultural pests sneak past your windows and doors to find a more comfortable place to survive. Unfortunately, when you frighten, disturb, or squish them, they release a pungent odor, making removal challenging. However, our Nashville pest control experts at Ameri …

Do I need a Sump Pump?

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Nashville, Murfreesboro, Knoxville and Chattanooga TN Living in a low-lying area prone to flooding or having a yard with bad grading could cause your home’s basement to fill with water and cause severe damage, especially if you have a finished basement. However, living in a low-lying area is not the only reason to think about installing a sump pump on …

What’s the Best Way to Control Humidity in your Home?

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Nashville, Murfreesboro, Knoxville and Chattanooga TN Tennessee summers are notorious for high humidity levels. Unfortunately, high humidity can cause extensive damage to your home, and controlling indoor humidity is often misunderstood or overlooked. Furthermore, humid air can cause respiratory problems for compromised immune systems. Therefore, our Nashville crawlspace waterproofing pros at Ameri Care Services share on the blog today the …

How to tell if you have a Carpenter Ant Infestation

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Nashville, Murfreesboro, Knoxville and Chattanooga TN Termites are the most common wood-destroying insects that can damage your home’s structure. Unfortunately, they are not alone. While carpenter ants may seem less threatening and are generally less destructive than termites, they can still cause significant damage to your home and require extensive and costly repairs. Therefore, our Nashville area pest control company, …

Are Termites a Threat in September?

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Nashville, Murfreesboro, Knoxville and Chattanooga TN As the seasonal September temperatures move in and bring cooler air with lower humidity levels, most termite activity will slow down, although termites pose a threat year-round. But, if the Nashville area has an unseasonably warm spell, confused termites may send out swarmers in search of new areas to colonize. Additionally, the termite nest …