Essential Things To Know About Bedbugs
Bedbugs are small, parasitic insects that feed on human blood and warm-blooded animals. They are reddish brown in colour, flat and oval, and as small as apple seeds. These insects are usually nocturnal and often attack their unsuspecting victims while sleeping. During daytime, they hide in the cracks and crevices of beds or mattresses, though they can also be found in furniture and behind wall coverings and paintings.
While not necessarily dangerous, bedbug bites can cause allergic reactions, which may include itching and blisters. People who experience severe allergic reactions to bed bug bites are advised to seek immediate medical attention.
Proper Way To Deal With Bedbugs Infestations
For most people, bed bugs are no less than disagreeable houseguests. These insects are capable of multiplying fast. A female bedbug can lay up to five eggs each day and 200-500 eggs throughout its lifetime. Bed bugs are usually carried into houses by luggage, clothing, bedding, furniture, and travelling humans.
You can see bed bugs not only in homes and residential properties but also in offices, hotels, gyms and other commercial buildings. Once indoors, these pests can be very hard to eliminate. So if you discover that your house or property is infested with bed bugs, it is best to seek the help of a pest control company.
How Pest Control Professionals Eliminate Bedbugs
While you may discover the signs of a bed bug infestation on your own, you’ll find it difficult to find where exactly in your house these pests thrive. A professional pest control company, on the other hand, has the proper equipment and tools to locate and remove these critters.
The pest control company will conduct a thorough assessment and initial treatment. They will inspect every possible area, including floor cracks, beddings, walls and carpets. The process may take several hours, depending on the level of infestation. You can also expect the company to come back for a follow-up inspection and treatment. This is necessary to ensure that the newly hatched bed bugs are eliminated as well.
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