Bite Bed Bugs Back! Dealing with a Bed Bug Infestation


Published on – Bed bugs have come back into the limelight around the country. And Indiana is no exception. If you have bed bugs, you should not try to get rid of them on your own, you should use an experienced bed bug pest control company like Young Environmental Solutions. YES Pest Pros offers bed bug heat treatments and other bed bug eradication methods go get bed bugs out of your house ASAP!

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Bite Bed Bugs Back! Dealing with a Bed Bug Infestation

  1. 1. Bite Bed BugsBack!Dealing with a Bed BugInfestation
  2. 2. Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite! This old adage holds truer than ever today. Bed bugs are a growing problem across the globe. And given that 1 female has the ability to lay over 200 eggs in at a time, once they get into your home, it’s tough to get them out. Worst of all is that it could be months before you even know you have a bed bug problem.
  3. 3. Bed Bugs 101Bed bugs are very small pests.They’re naturally oval andflat, but after a feeding, theybecome round and disc shaped.They can live anywhere in yourhome, even in small cracks.They’re active at night, and theycan feed on both humans andanimals.
  4. 4. RecognizingBed BugBitesWhile you might have trouble catching one bed bug bite, ifyou begin to see a pattern, they’re fairly easy to spot. Youmight see a red spot, as well as some swelling and itching.The bites themselves can be raised or flat, and theysometimes appear in groups of three.
  5. 5. The Scope of the ProblemBed bugs are never an isolatedincident, because they can live onyour clothing or even your furniture.They have the ability to crawl to anyroom in your house,Even if you don’t have bed bugsnow, you could. They can grab a rideusing your luggage, or you mightbring them home on used furniture.It’s even possible your child’ssleepover friends might bring theminto your house.
  6. 6. The Myths Because bed bugs are so insidious, many myths have come up. One is that you can simply freeze them out. Sure, that’s possible, but the temperature has to remain quite low for some time. Another is that an insect fogger will help you deal with the problem. Neither is the case.
  7. 7. Prevention Tips If you plan to travel, it’s essential that you take a close look at the room before you put your luggage in it. Look both for bugs and stains on the mattress. If you buy used furniture, or even used clothing, treat it before it comes into your home. Other animals, like birds and bats, can carry bed bug problems to you, so go with a comprehensive solution.
  8. 8. Get Professional HelpGoing with an experienced bed bug pest control companyis the best way to deal with any type of infestation. Askabout their bed bug heat treatments and other bed bugeradication methods, then go with the one you think is thebest fit.