“Bah-Hum-Bugs”

The smell of pine, the sound of your favorite Christmas carol, the feel of the snow beneath your feet (well, not in Georgia). These are all things we might associate with that precious moment, once a year, when we bring in the famed Christmas Tree. However, you may not be the only one singing “Oh Christmas tree, Oh … More “Bah-Hum-Bugs”

Best of the Best – Thank you, Athens!

Gene Higginbotham founded American Pest Control in November 1971 after many years in the pest control industry. He used his experience and wisdom to build a company that always puts the customer’s needs first, creating a family owned business that has thrived for over 46 years. His children, Laurie and Scott, now continue the mission … More Best of the Best – Thank you, Athens!

2018 Gene Higginbotham Memorial Scholarship Recipients

American Pest Control introduced the Gene Higginbotham Memorial Scholarship in May 2016. Gene Higginbotham founded American Pest Control in 1971. He valued family, education, and community as top priorities for his company. Mr. Higginbotham passed away on August 30th, 2015 and the scholarship was created in his honor by family and employees to continue his … More 2018 Gene Higginbotham Memorial Scholarship Recipients

Your Home Buying and Selling Questions Answered

Buying or selling a home can be a stressful time, whether it’s your first home or if you’re a seasoned seller. Working with experienced companies you can trust helps to relieve the burden of those stressful decisions. Whether it’s your home inspector, realtor, pest control company, or any number of other professionals involved in the … More Your Home Buying and Selling Questions Answered

What is Our Termite Protection Guarantee?

After your annual termite inspection from an American Pest Control Universal Tech, you may be left wondering what exactly is a termite protection warranty and how am I guaranteed?  Here we will discuss common misconceptions of having your home under warranty and highlight ways we give you peace of mind when you are under warranty with us. Common … More What is Our Termite Protection Guarantee?

Mosquitoes…Georgia’s Next State Bird

Ah, the dreaded pest of summertime…mosquitoes. The state of Georgia is home to over 50 species of mosquitoes according to the Georgia Mosquito Control Association. So, residents in our region are all too familiar with the unpleasantness they bring to summertime outdoor activities. Some of the various species thrive in damp, dark places, especially near … More Mosquitoes…Georgia’s Next State Bird