Nashville Ranks High on List of Bed Bug Infestations

Nashville, Murfreesboro, and Mt. Juliet, TN A recent study by leading pest company Orkin, calculated the number of bed bug treatments performed during 2014. The results were staggering, identifying cities with the worst to the least amount of bed bug problems.  Although bed bugs have been confirmed in all states across the country, some cities are worse than others. Nashville, …

How to Tell the Difference Between Flying Ants vs Termites

Nashville, Murfreesboro, and Mt. Juliet, TN  Question: What Is The Difference Between Flying Ants and Winged Termites? Answer: Both flying ants and winged termites are small, black household pests that can give homeowners the creeps, and not without good reason. These four-winged pests are notorious for their disastrous effects on the sanitation of indoor spaces and on the health of …

Are Termites Active in the Winter?

Nashville, Murfreesboro, and Mt. Juliet, TN  Question:Are Termites Active In Cold Weather? Answer: In the warmer months of the year, termites seem to be active and can be found working without letting up. In the winter and wet months, they seem to disappear, leading many to believe that they either just stop working and hibernate or just die off under …

What to Expect From a Mold Remediation Company

Mt. Juliet, Murfreesboro, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville, TN A tiny water leak or a dripping HVAC unit can become a huge problem for you when it results in mold. The most back breaking scrubbing may simply not suffice to get rid of mold effectively, and that is when you realize that it is time to call in the experts. But …

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 …