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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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What Kills Bed Bugs?

What kills bed bugs?

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One of the single most common questions people ask about bed bugs is how to kill bed bugs or what kills bed bugs?    There are a number of different effective options, and various people and companies are coming out with new ineffective “gimics” and “magic potions” almost on a daily basis. But don’t worry, we’re going to […]

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Do bed bugs carry disease?

Until recently, researchers and medical experts agreed and found no evidence that supported the fear that many people had that bed bugs carry disease.  Many people have gone to the hospital that were sick and had bed bugs, but there was never a confirmed connection between the disease and the bugs themselves. New research, done […]

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How to Effectively Get Rid of Bed Bugs in Your Car

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Bed bugs are very tiny, parasitic insects belonging to Cimicidae family. These insects can squeeze into very small spaces in your house due to the flattened bodies. Some of their most common hiding spots include folds and seams of mattresses, box springs, bed frames and cracks in walls. These blood-sucking insects are most active at […]

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Bed Bug Treatment Cost

Bed Bug Treatment Cost

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If you’ve determined you have bed bugs, the very next thought most people have is: How much does bed bug treatment cost? As with most questions like this, the answer is: It depends.   Let’s dive in a little deeper into this question, review the most common treatment options, then discuss average cost. Bed Bug Treatment Options […]

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Control Bed Bugs – 4 Incredibly Easy Ways

Controlling bed bugs is becoming an activity that more and more people around the world are having to deal with.  Some are controlling bed bugs because they’ve had a prior infestation or are in the process of treating a bed bug infestation.  Others live in areas with bed bugs, and work to control bed bugs […]

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Bed Bug Season

Bed Bug season and how to prevent infestation

Many people don’t know that there is a “bed bug season”.  Bed bugs live throughout the year, and can withstand a variety of temperatures.  But, there is a particular time during each year where bed bugs thrive.  Bed bug season typically starts at the end of April each year and ends at the beginning of the month […]

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Diatomaceous Earth for bed bugs – The good and the bad

Diatomaceous earth, often marketed as “Bed Bug powder” or “Bed Bug Dust”, per Wikipedia, is a “naturally occurring, soft, chalk-like sedimentary rock that is easily crumbled into a fine white to off-white powder. This powder has an abrasive feel, similar to pumice powder, and is very light, due to its high porosity.” Diatomaceous earth is […]

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Most infested bed bug cities

Orkin tracks data on bed bug reports and treatments, and recently shared that bed bug reports continued to grow throughout 2013, and they expect it to continue to grow into 2014.  Rollins, the parent company for Orikin reported a 20% increase in bed bug business vs 2012. Orkin also recently released it’s list of the […]

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Bed Bugs Used Furniture

Bed Bugs in Rental Furniture

Do you rent or purchase furniture from a “rental place” ?   If so, you might want to to rethink that.   Recently in Ohio and other states in the US, bed bugs are being found on furniture that was previously rented.   Various furniture items, including couches where found to be infested with bed […]

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Time to start talking about Bed Bugs

Nobody likes bed bugs and due to social stigma, nobody wants to talk about them, but it’s time we start.   Health and Human services workers across the US are telling representatives and government agencies that bed bugs are becoming a “very serious” issue in many states.  Addressing the issue of growing bed bug infestations […]

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Bed Bugs Hotel

Bed Bugs Hotels – Tips for avoiding hotel bed bug problems

Bed bug reports are on the rise around the world, and specifically in residential homes and commercial hotels.   For hotels owners, bed bugs are becoming a significant issue that is requiring hotel owners and staff to perform frequent inspections and keep bed bug service contracts in place with local professional bed bug experts.  Many […]

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