How to Check for Bed Bugs
Toronto area homeowners who suspect they may have bed bugs should act quickly to identify the problem and determine if they need to call a pest control service to complete a bed bug removal treatment. Bed bug infestations grow notoriously fast and treating a smaller infestation is significantly easier than a large one. In this article we will go through the key indicators of an infestation and walk you through how to do your own mattress check to determine if you are sharing your sleeping quarters with bed bugs.
How To Test For Bed Bugs & Tell If A Room Has Them
Where Do Bed Bugs Come From? As you can guess from the name, bed bugs usually live in bedrooms, nearby beds, and other sleeping areas. They feed on warm-blooded animals to survive and therefore are attracted to the spaces where they congregate. For whatever reason, that science still hasn’t discovered, bed bugs seem to prefer […]
The Difference Between Bed Bug Bites And Scabies
Scabies and bed bug bites: neither are pleasant to think about nor are they something you’ll want to brag about. However, waking up from your slumber to itchy, uncomfortable red spots on your skin is something you’ll want to get to the bottom of quickly. That’s why in this blog we’ll go over what exactly […]
Bed Bug Infestations On The Rise In Hospitals & Other Healthcare Facilities
Dealing with a bed bug infestation is already a total drag. It’s inconvenient. It’s itchy. And it can be very expensive and time-consuming to treat. However, when you are laid up in a hospital, you’re already dealing with discomfort. You’re stuck with an IV, you’re eating awful food, the beds feel like they’re made of […]
Do Bed Bugs Fly? And Your Other Bed Bug Questions Answered
Ask anybody what their favourite superpower would be and they’d probably respond – to fly. Nope, not as a passenger on a Boeing 747 but with their own metaphorical wings, flying high above civilization below. What an awesome view that’d be! It appears humans are so obsessed with flying that we’ve enviously assumed that some […]
Bed Bug Sniffing Dogs: Man’s Best Friend Is A Bed Bug’s Worst Enemy
Discovering a bed bug problem in your home is as inconvenient as it is unsettling. And it’s more unnerving considering us humans almost wiped out bed bugs in the 1950s via pesticide treatments. The wily household pests developed a resistance to pesticides, allowing them to aggressively reproduce their populations and torment homeowners and tenants worldwide […]
Bed Bugs – The Best (And Worst) Ways To Remove Them
This probably goes without saying, but the last thing you’d ever want to do in a zombie outbreak is to pretend like you know what you’re doing. Because the chances are, you’re not going to make things any better, regardless of what your intentions may be. Bed bugs are a little bit like zombies. Not […]
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