Bed bugs are small beige colored insects that live on fabrics and bedding. Bed bugs feast on human blood and can be a reason for spreading diseases.
How do you know if your home is infested with bed bugs? The easiest way is to check is to see if you have small red bumps on your body. Bed bugs are tiny and hard to spot in your home. They are transparent in color and their body consists of an oval shaped sac and an insect abdomen. Bed bugs are very miniature in size and can be hard to spot with the naked eye. However adult bugs might be bigger, ranging to be a few centimeters in size and oval.
Bed bugs can make for uncomfortable sleeping partners and itch on your mattress. One tends to believe that bed bugs live in untidy or messy homes, however the truth is far from it. Bed bugs can prevail in any home, even the cleanest. Like most pests they multiply quickly and enter your home through external entries such as borrowed bedding or clothing or by hitching a ride on guests.
If there are bed bugs in one’s home there is nothing to worry about. The first thing to do is take the bedding and mattress outdoors and give it a good dusting. Bed bugs can be found on places in your home where you might sit, such as a sofa, chair, or carpet. The best way to get clear of your bed bugs is to wash all your linens and bedding in boiling hot water. This usually does the trick however if you still have a bed bug problem or a serious infestation you can contact exterminators who use pesticides and fumigation.
There are numerous pest control agencies however the one trusted by most is Sandy Springs pest control. With many years in the business we have the expertise and equipment to take care of all bug problems. We use safe pesticides and fumigation chemicals that do not harm your family or fabrics and in no time you will be free of bugs and sleeping soundly once again. Call Pacific Pest Solutions today!