Bed bugs are an increasingly common problem in Texas. And summer just makes it worse. As we plan our vacations and get ready for adventure, there are some tiny travelers that want to hitch a ride. For Bed Bug Awareness Week (June 3-9, 2018), learn the tips and tricks for identifying, treating and preventing bed bugs.
Luckily, with some knowledge and quick action, you can identify and treat your bed bug problem and prevent an infestation.
Continue reading to learn about:
- Bed bugs, what they look like and how they thrive
- Bed bug prevention
- How to treat bed bugs if they do occur
- Working with a pest control professional
What Are Bed Bugs?
While not completely microscopic, bed bugs (cimex lectularius) are still extremely hard to spot. Bed bugs are very small, wingless insects with a flat, reddish body. Like mosquitoes, they feast on human blood. Because of this, one of their absolute favorite places is bed and … Read Full Post »