How to Determine If Bed Bugs Have Invaded My Home

Early detection and elimination of bed bugs can create a huge difference between a minor inconvenience and expensive treatments. Bed bugs take no time to spread, very soon you will see them in your closets, drawers and many other areas of your home. That’s why, early detection is vital to stop them from establishing.

Bed bugs are very small in size and generally hide during day time, which makes the detection process even more difficult. If you wake up with itchy, red rashes on your skin, there are chances that you have bed bugs in your home. There are many ways that can help you determine whether or not your house has been invaded by these pesky pests.

Here are a few things that can help you reach them:

Where to look: You need to carefully inspect the areas where you suspect bed bug infestation. It is vital to inspect all the hidden corners, drawers around your bed, corners of mattress, fitted sheets, box springs and bed frame. In the cases of a heavier infestation, you might also found them in the seams of couches and chairs, underneath carpets, under wall paper and at wall junctions.

What to look for: Look for adult bed bugs and their eggs. Where adult bed bugs are reddish-brown, there eggs are pale yellow. Use an interception device to detect low-level bed bug infestation. Place the device under the legs of beds to trap the bed bugs. Another method that you can use is mattress and box springs encasements as they are specially designed to eliminate bed bugs. Furthermore, these encasements will also help prevent any future infestation.

When you find bed bugs in your home:Contact us at Niagara Bed Bugs right away to find out the best treatment options. Our experienced technicians are equipped and well-versed with both chemical and non-chemical bed bug elimination methods. We have the most effective bed bug heat treatment that ensures that bed bugs and their eggs are killed completely. You can dry your beddings on high heat and remove your expensive stuff while we arrive at your place. Rest easy, our professionals will not leave your place until you are completely satisfied. Contact us today to know more about our services.