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Bed Bug Up Close

What Do Bed Bugs Look Like?

Imagine you wake up after a restful night of sleep. You yawn and stretch, and … then you itch?  Wait a minute … You glance down to your leg to see those dreaded red bumps you’ve read about, but thought you could never get.  Could it be…bed bugs??   What do bed bug look like?   Could […]

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How to protect yourself from bed bugs in hotels

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I know when I stay in hotels I’m nervous!  I worry I may bring bed bugs from the hotel into my home. Bed bugs can attach themselves to your clothes, luggage, and purses. When it comes to bed bugs in hotels you can never be too cautious. When your vacation is over and you decide to […]

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Bugs that look like bed bugs

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While bed bugs seem to be increasing, at an alarming rate, across the country, not all bugs in your home or in your bed are actual bed bugs. Many may look similar, but are something different altogether. This article will look at some of these bugs the hopes that next time you bump into any of […]

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Bed Bug Rashes

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A person who has bed bug bites could develop a Bed Bug Rash. The skin becomes red and itchy, and the area where you have been bitten may become swollen. It usually takes some time for the redness and swelling to disappear, but the discomfort and itchiness can be treated with natural remedies or medication. It is […]

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Bed Bugs Immune to Sprays

Bed bugs immune to sprays?

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As if the bed bug epidemic wasn’t bad enough, those bad bed bugs have now upped the game – A recent study, done by the University of Sydney, shows that bed bugs have developed thicker skin.  This thicker skin makes Bed bugs immune to sprays, or at least the more common sprays available on the market. […]

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How do you get bed bugs

How do you get bed bugs?

Bed bugs are a very common problem in many households around the world. Whether you are rich or poor, bedbugs are likely to infest your home and can bring a great deal discomfort and frustration.  These insects can live in mattresses, furniture and other many of there hidden places in your home. Cluttered and disorganized homes are more […]

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What causes bed bugs

What Causes Bed Bugs ?

Bed bugs are, unfortunately, a far too common problem in households all around the world these days.  Bed bugs don’t discriminate either, both poor and wealthy households become infected with bed bugs every single day. From mattresses to furniture, bedbugs are a nuisance and can occur in any environment whether clean or dirty.  Although, disorganized and cluttered […]

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Bed Bug Bites

Have you ever woke up from a good nights sleep, only to find red marks on your body?  Chances are, you may have bed bug bites, after being bitten by a small parasite called a bed bug.   Bed bugs are small insects with a reddish-brown color.  They will bite any amount of exposed human or animal skin and they […]

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Bed bug heat treatment – The Essentials

The single most effective bed bug treatment strategy is killing bed bugs with heat.  Heat treatment is environmentally safe, chemical free, and kills bed bugs in places you can’t see them. Transportation with luggage and furnitureResistance to insecticidesDisorderTravelWood and fabricPipes and holes in wallsDensely populated citiesShared habitatsUncovered mattressesWrapping UpKilling bed bugs with heatProfessional whole house […]

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Where do bed bugs come from?

Where do bed bugs come from?

Bed bugs are a huge problem worldwide, and particularly in the US right now.   Bed bug reports have been in a growth pattern over the past 10 years, that doesn’t seem to be slowing down.  In fact, in high population areas of the country, bud bug reports are growing at an alarming rate. But […]

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Bed Bug Scam

Bed Bug Scams – How to avoid them

Bed bugs are getting lots of attention these days.  As infestations are occurring all around the world.   Reports of infestations are increasing at an alarming rate of more than 20% per year!  Unfortunately along with the increase, there is also an increase in bed bug scams, looking to take advantage of people wanting to get rid of their […]

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Best Bed Bug Spray for Home

What is the Best Bed Bug Spray For Home

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Bed bug sprays are a highly effective and a simple way to treat and kill bed bugs.  Sprays are easy to obtain and are able to treat difficult to see and reach areas of your home, which is perfect for killing bed bugs since they prefer to hide when not feeding.   But there are literally […]

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