Leaky Basements

Mt. Juliet, Murfreesboro, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville, TN Water leaking into your basement can be more than just a mess to clean up, but an ongoing issue that causes damage to your home or even your health. Different factors contribute to the nuisance of water leaking into your basement. Over time, the water could erode soil outside your home, compromise …

Clover Mite Control

Nashville, Mt. Juliet, and Murfreesboro, TN Clover mites, scientific name Byrobia praetiosa, are tiny insects that infest plants and occasionally invade your home or yard. In appearance, clover mites are about .75 mm long, red or green in color, and have a long pair of front legs. Inside the home these mites are typically found on windowsills in a sunny, …

Smyrna Services

Nashville, Murfreesboro and Mt. Juliet TN Smyrna, Tennessee Ameri Care Services proudly provides residents of Smyrna all of our service portfolio. We have been in business since 1989 and have an A+ Rating with the Better Business Bureau. We are family owned and operated serving both residential homes and small to large businesses. Ameri Care Services is licensed, bonded and …

The Benefit of Professional Pest Control

Nashville, Murfreesboro and Mt. Juliet TN It’s of the utmost importance to work with professional pet control. Exterminator services can get to the source of your problem so you no longer have to deal with ants, cockroaches, or any other pests throughout your home. You can rely on Ameri Care Services when you live in and around Murfreesboro, Nashville or …

Is Mold Causing Your Allergies?

Mt. Juliet, Murfreesboro, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville, TN Do you ever experience coughing, sneezing, itchy, watery eyes, wheezing, or worsened asthma? You may wonder what causes these symptoms and how to prevent it. Sometimes, these symptoms can be what is known as seasonal allergies. The majority of people suffer from allergies caused by allergens in our environment such as pollen …

US Bracing for Mosquito-Borne Virus

Nashville, Murfreesboro and Mt. Juliet TN The US is bracing for a debilitating mosquito-borne virus that has already made an unwelcoming presence in the Caribbean. According to the World Health Organization,  (WHO), the virus, chikungunya, was first discovered in 1953 in Tanzania, Africa, but was considered an endemic disease for decades. Meaning, the virus only affected a particular area of …

Basements and Crawl Space in Cold Weather

Mt. Juliet, Murfreesboro, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville, TN With all the cold weather we have been experiencing lately, we have been getting a lot of questions about what you should do for your basement and crawl spaces in extremely cold weather. While each home has a different set of circumstances here are some suggestions. The attic, basement and crawl space …

Water in Crawl Space after Rain

Mt. Juliet, Murfreesboro, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville, TN Question: I have water and moisture in my crawl space after it rains. Should I be worried about this? Answer: Yes you should this is a big deal since the foundation of your home is part of your crawl space. Water in your crawl space (or basement) can lead to toxic black …

Common Sources of Moisture in the Home

Mt. Juliet, Murfreesboro, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville, TN Excess moisture in a home can weaken a home’s structure, damage personal belongings, cause unpleasant odors and reduce air quality. A high level of moisture can cause mold growth which can lead to bacteria, cockroaches, and dust mites. This excess moisture can also cause the rotting of a home’s foundation and be …

Tips to Help Prevent Mold In Winter

Mt. Juliet, Murfreesboro, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville, TN To help keep the air you and your family breath here are some tips on how to prevent mold and mildew from growing in your home. Make sure you have a good seal on windows and doors to prevent moisture from entering your home. This will not only help with mold growth …

Signs of Mice

Nashville, Murfreesboro and Mt. Juliet TN Question:  I recently found evidence of mice in my garage. I was able to kill two, but they were pretty small. Is this something I should be worried about?  A. ‘tis the season for mice to begin foraging and finding places to nestle in for the winter. Garages and crawl spaces are likely entry …

Are Bed Bugs and Chiggers the Same?

Nashville, Murfreesboro and Mt. Juliet TN Question:  Are Bed Bugs and Chiggers the Same?                                                     Answer:  Both chiggers and bed bugs bite people and leave reddish, inflamed areas on your body,  that’s about the only way bed bugs and chiggers are the same. The blood bed bugs suck out of you provides nourishment to them, whereas chiggers make a deadly error …