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
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
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?
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
2018 is shaping up to be an exciting year for home buyers and sellers. Supply is finally catching up with demand, millennials are coming into the home buyer years, and according to Realtor.com, Southern homes are “selling like crazy” (Southern cities are predicted to beat the national average when it comes to home sales growth in … More Selling Your Home? 4 Things You Need to Know
When you think of insects that really “bug” your pets, fleas and ticks are probably the first that come to mind. While these pesky critters are certainly a nuisance, did you know that mosquitoes also pose a very serious health risk to your fur-babies? Mosquitoes are carriers of many well-known viruses that affect humans such … More Keep Your Pets Happy, Healthy, and Heart Worm Free!
February is the month for love…but not for love bugs. Did you know that love bugs are a real thing? Love bugs don’t bite, sting, or transmit diseases and they are not poisonous. They are only active in the daylight and are much less mobile during the early and late daytime hours. Love bugs’ mating … More Valentine’s Day is for Love…Bugs
Here at American Pest Control, we have been supporting families, communities, and education for over 46 years. For as long as our doors have been open, we’ve seen the value and importance of supporting community schools and youth in our communities. Our employees are passionate about Partners in Education programs and have helped us focus … More Proud Partners in Education
The new year has brought with it chilly temperatures and new ambitions. As you consider your resolutions, does protecting your home make it on to the list? Whether you’re a new homeowner or just revisiting the needs of your established home, termite control is not something to take lightly. Unfortunately for homeowners, we live in … More Even When it’s Cold Outside, Termites Keep Working
With Christmas comes so many things: gifts, decorations, lights, great food, sweet treats and unwelcome guests. No, we aren’t talking about your cousin Eddie. We are talking about the mice, spiders, ants and other insects that make themselves welcome during the holiday season! Below is a list of tips to keep your home pest free … More Unwelcome Christmas Guests