How are bed bugs getting into my home?
Until recently, most people only knew of bed bugs from the nighttime saying, “Sleep tight, don’t let the bed bugs bite”. Now, with the dramatic increase in reported bed bug cases, these crafty little travelers are spreading from a whole host of everyday exposures. Learn more about bed bugs on the EPA’s website. Here are just a few:
Do I Have a Bed Bug Infestation?
Any place that humans sit, rest or sleep can be a place where bed bugs may reside.
An infestation can be recognized by rusty spots on walls, mattresses, or bed sheets. If you notice red welts on the upper portion of the body and can appear as a row of bites instead of one single bite. Also, look for Cast off skins from the molting process, which may be scattered on a mattress, cushion or carpet, tiny black stains from fecal material, cream-colored eggs, visible on dark material or in crevices.
Do Bed Bugs Transmit Disease?
According to the Environmental Protection Agency, bed bugs do not transmit disease. However, bed bug bites may cause a variety of skin reactions ranging from red, itchy welts to inflammation to severe allergic reactions.
Contact Metro Detroit’s Pest Management Professionals
Bed bugs are a tough problem to have and even tougher to eliminate. That’s why if you have a bedbug problem in your house, you need to call in the pros at Pest Masters! We’ll thoroughly inspect your home or business for any suspected or known bed bug infestation. Based on our findings, we’ll provide an estimate based on the specifics of your situation.
We use state-of-the-art products designed to eliminate adult bed bugs and prevent future infestations. We’ll treat all areas of the house – around mattresses, inside dresser drawers, any upholstered furniture, curtains, etc.
To ensure thorough removal, we will guide you in replacing disposable and moveable items without transferring and bugs to a new area. Bed bug removal can be a complicated task that includes a lot of prep work before the bed bug extermination can begin.
Choose Pest Masters and our guaranteed services for all of your pest removal needs, year-round!
Contact Pest Masters
Have a pest control question? Need a quote? Fill out the contact form or call 800-934-4770 and an owner, either Thom or Dale, will answer!
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Livonia, MI 48150
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