Pest Control & Entomology Education Programs in Tennessee and Beyond

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Do you have a fascination with bugs and insects? Have you considered a future career in pest control?

Pest control jobs are in high demand as homes and commercial businesses deal with a range of pests sneaking inside where they don’t belong.

Pest control can be a challenging and rewarding career as you learn the biology and habits of various pests and develop treatment plans based on each location and pest problem.

At Inman-Murphy Termite & Pest Control, we’re proud to hire trained ...

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Guide to Pest Inspection Before a Home Purchase

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Before buying a home from a previous owner, you’ll likely have the home inspected to avoid hidden expenses later. But what about unwanted pests hiding in dark corners?

Pest inspections can tell you if a home is experiencing an infestation and where. Cracks in the foundation, windows, and doors could allow rodents and insects just enough room to sneak inside. Other pests could be hiding in the carpet without you know it.

The following are a few pests you should be concerned ...

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How to Get Rid of Spiders in Your Home

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Most spiders are completely harmless, but no one wants them invading their home. While we like them in our gardens, we’d like to keep them outside where they belong!

Is there anything you can do to keep spiders from invading your home? If you’re finding more spiders entering your home, the following are a few natural remedies to keep them outside.

Keep Your Home Clean and Tidy

There’s nothing spiders love more than a dirty home. Dust, ...

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Your Guide to Termite Swarms in Memphis

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Termite swarms in Memphis may be more common than you think. Southern states including Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee rank as some of the most heavily termite infested areas in the United States.

In fact, they suggest it’s not a question of if termites will invade your home or property, it’s a question of when.

Learn more about termite swarms and how you can protect your home.

When to Expect Termite Swarms in Memphis

Termites are a big issue for Memphis homeowners due to moderate ...

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Winter Pest Control Tips in Memphis

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When it’s cold outside and warm indoors, you can be sure your home will be inviting to all of the pests and rodents looking for shelter.

Cold weather conditions bring inside rodents, silverfish, spiders, cockroaches, and fleas. Pests can also be brought inside on plants, food products, firewood, and other items. Rainfall and moisture will continually aggravate ant colonies throughout the winter, forcing ants to seek dry ground indoors. Moisture can also promote pest reproduction and accelerate growth, thus increasing the need for ...

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How to Get Rid of Spiders in Your House this Fall

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As the seasons change, spiders may begin to make their residence in your home. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to help reduce the number of unwanted spiders who enter.

Here are a few tips to help keep spiders out of your home this fall.

Seal Up Cracks

Spiders sneak into your home through small cracks in the walls or windows. Look for small cracks throughout your home where spiders may enter and ...

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Ant Control for your home and property: what you need to be aware of

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Summer and backyard cookouts go hand in hand—you know what else goes with those two things?

Ants.

Here in the Millington and Memphis areas we have our share of ant infestations and summertime is the when we tend to see the worst of the problems.

So to make sure you can enjoy your yard and the great outdoors, here’s some mid-summer ant control tips for your home and property.

Plan ahead

The saying “failing to plan is planning to fail” can be applied to pest ...

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Landlord? Here are some great tips for making sure your rental properties stay pest free 

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Are you a landlord or property manager?

Do you have rentals that sit vacant between renters?

If so, then you probably have had to worry about pest problems while the property remained empty. This is a common issue for some of our clients, so we thought we would address the best ways for you to ensure your rental properties are pest free—especially when they’re vacant.

Preventive Maintenance is a necessity

While you’re undoubtedly aware of the importance of preventive maintenance to keep your ...

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