Good Night, Sleep Tight – Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite

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How many times did your parents tuck you into bed and whisper, “Good night, sleep tight. Don’t let the bed bugs bite!” Wait a second, bugs? In my bed? What’s even more unnerving is bed bugs are real live critters that can and do exist in beds.

Whether you’re interested in bed bug prevention or wanting to know how to get rid of bed bugs once and for all, pay attention to learn how to make sure your bed ...

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How to Keep Pests Out of Your Home’s HVAC System

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When people think of pest infestations they naturally think of termites and other wood-boring insects gnawing away at your walls and foundations, or roaches and ants crawling around your pantry. There’s a lot of places throughout your home that automatically come to mind when you worry about pests.

Well, here’s another one you might not have put much thought into:

Your home’s heating and air conditioning system.

You HVAC system is one of the key components of your home—it keeps everyone comfortable, it ...

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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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