If you wish to avoid bed bugs, you need to approach the problems from different angles. The issue is that bed bugs are more common than people like to think; we can find bed bugs in hotels and motels (even the 5-star rated ones), movie theaters, restaurants, metros, airplanes, buses and even in churches. Big cities like Chicago and New York are facing an epidemic and pest … [Read more...] about Top Tips to Avoid Bed Bugs in Public Places
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Even the harshest of winters do not guarantee that your bed bug problem will be eliminated. Bed bugs are an annual problem and they are going global too. So no matter where you live in the world- bed bugs are likely to be around. However, all is not lost. Simply follow precautions all year round to prevent your bed bug problem from escalating. Let us take a look at how to … [Read more...] about Can Bed Bugs Survive in Winters?
We often get queries from our readers and most of them are pertaining to the identification of bed bugs. Pet owners especially want to know ‘the difference between ticks and bed bugs’. We thought that is a great question so we decided to go ahead with a blog post on that. Today we will answer the question: ‘does a bed bug look like a tick?’ Bed bugs and Ticks: … [Read more...] about How To Tell The Difference Between Ticks And Bed Bugs
Summer is here and with it comes a plethora of problems, primary among them being bugs. Bugs, be it ants, cockroaches or other common household pests can be a serious health issue. Bed bugs get especially worse as they can leave you with serious bite marks all over your body. Many people wonder whether bed bugs lie dormant all throughout winter and whether summer is the … [Read more...] about Are Bed Bugs Worse in Summer? How To Protect Your Home
Did you know that nearly 43 states in the USA have a bed bug infestation? This massive outbreak is not going to diminish anytime soon thanks to confusing laws and lack of education of the public. Majority of people do not even know that they have brought bed bugs home from a hotel. In many home infestations; problems first arise when someone with bed bugs on their clothes … [Read more...] about Hotel Bed Bug Compensation: What You Need To Know!
We receive many questions from our readers about bed bugs and other bugs that look similar to bed bugs. Most commonly asked question is ‘I have tiny bugs in my bed that aren’t bed bugs but look a lot similar, and what should do about them?’. The fact is that indeed there are many bugs that look similar to bed bugs. Let us discuss some of them. Book louse Book lice … [Read more...] about Are There Bugs That Look Like Bed Bugs?
The bed bug or Cimex lectularius is an annoying parasite. It is a wingless creature that comes out to feed at night. It generally requires human or animal blood for its meals and for completing its six life stages. If you have been waking up with puffy welts and bites on your skin, or are suspecting bed bug infestation, then the following bed bug quiz can help. Circle the … [Read more...] about Do You Have Bed Bugs? Find Out With This Bed Bug Quiz!
It might be hard to imagine; but the bed bugs were completely eradicated once. However; today, they are back with a vengeance and more American cities are dealing with a bed bug crisis than we care to admit. Many theaters and hotels in New York have had to be temporarily closed down due to the bed bug menace. Thus, bed bugs are causing not just psychological problems to … [Read more...] about The Return of Bed Bugs: Why Did The Bedbugs Come Back?
If you have found even one bed bug on your mattress, then do note that there are bound to be many more of these pests lurking nearby. This is due to the simple fact that female bed bugs lay hundreds of eggs in cracks, crevices and other hard-to-access areas. These bugs also hide during the day and come out only at night to feed when they are attracted to the heat and … [Read more...] about I Found One Bed Bug On My Bed: Are There More?
The bed bugs are back-and for a reason. Most of us are responsible for bringing bed bugs into our homes. Such infestations are not owing to unhygienic conditions (as most people tend to erroneously think); rather they occur due to one’s innocence and lack of knowledge. Most of us are unaware that today bed bugs can be found in the most unlikely places, including air … [Read more...] about Movie Theater Bed Bugs: How to Avoid Bed Bugs in Movie Theater Seats?