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Terminix® Branches in Michigan

With convenient locations strategically placed throughout the state of Michigan. You can count on Terminix® Pest Control Services to handle any pest problem that may arise. Whether it's ants, fleas or earwigs. We have specific treatment customized customized solutions for any situation you might find in or around your home.

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Common pests in michigan


Pavement ants are the most common pest which can basically be found in every part of the state. They usually invade buildings and build their mounds causing destruction to lawn scapes. They love sugary foods as well as foods rich in protein and therefore, they will always find their way to where such foods are kept.

Because of their small size, they can fit essentially anywhere and are usually difficult to keep off from homes. This makes it hard for most people to prevent them from entering their homes. Also, they usually change their feeding habits with seasons: they consume sugary foods in spring and proteins in fall, hence baits food sold to target them may not be effective as expected. However, experts in pest control can be helpful in getting rid of these pests.


There are many various types of beetles in Michigan. The common ones include Powder Post beetles, Carpet beetles, and June beetles. Although they are naturally outdoor pests, they can find their way into people's homes in search of food and also to take refuge during cold weather.

Their various types indicate that various approaches are needed to eradicate them. Such effective approaches can be sourced from experts in pest control.


Fleas survive on blood. They are usually too small to see and may go unnoticed. They tend to attack pets, but can also suck human blood. They are generally brought into homes by pets. Fleas carry various diseases and which they can transmit to humans through bites. Their bites are also allergic to many people. A good way of detecting these pests can be seen on pets if they happen to constantly scratch themselves. 

Heavy infestation of fleas is never easy to get rid of and one needs to hire professionals. Even for professional, getting rid of heavy infestations of these creatures may take several booster visits.


Earwigs are also common in Michigan. They are usually scary because of their, long proboscis which is attached ion their abdomen. However, they are harmless to humans. The best practices to enable the residents of Michigan to get rid of pests is to seek the services of professional pests control companies which have extensive knowledge in approaching the infestation of various pests.