How much do you really know about bed bugs? Yes, everybody knows that they’re a pest control nightmare and that their bites can be incredibly itchy. But beyond their blood-thirsty diet and the obvious source of their name, how much do you really know about these fascinating insects? Some people are just plain grossed out … Continue reading Did You Know This About Bed Bugs?
Winter isn’t all doom and gloom. For those of you looking to get through the colder months as quick as possible, it’s likely that you’ll be looking to escape on a holiday. And we don’t blame you – it’s a popular time of year for travelling. Sure, you’ll be excited to pack for your trip … Continue reading Travelling This Winter? Keep Those Bed Bugs Away
Bed bugs are small. Sometimes they can be as small as 4mm in size, and they tend to spend most of the day sleeping in the hidden corners of whichever furniture they can find. And, as the name suggests, the furniture they prefer to dwell in is likely to be your mattress and the springs … Continue reading You Need to Check Your Hotel Room for Bed Bugs
Bed bug numbers are on the rise around the world. These blood-sucking pests are making an unwanted revival and more and more people are finding them inside their home. Unfortunately, a lack of knowledge regarding bed bugs is helping to spread their numbers. We all know that these pests feed on human blood. But bed … Continue reading Will Bed Bugs Bite Dogs and Cats?
Bed bug numbers are on the rise all over the world, and it seems there isn’t a single place they haven’t managed to crawl inside. Since the turn of the century, there has been an unwanted return of this blood-thirsty insect in huge numbers. Bed bugs will spend their day hiding in all sorts of … Continue reading Are Kids More Sensitive to Bed Bug Bites?
We’re going to share some information about the lifecycle of bed bugs. The more you know about these pests the better. If you’re able to identify bed bug eggs, you’ll be able to prevent them from spreading inside your home. That way, you won’t be worrying about losing sleep at night or calling the pest … Continue reading What Does the Life Cycle of a Bed Bug Look Like?
When winter finally settles in, we tend to notice a significant decrease in insect activity. Wasps, ants and other insects which wreaked havoc in the summer months will either die off or find a warm place to spend the winter indoors. Where you find bed bugs, you will find humans. So what do they do … Continue reading Do You See More Bed Bugs in Winter?
Bed bug numbers seem to increase incredibly quickly. They’re masters of deception, and it’s likely that you’ll see the marks on your skin long before you ever see the bugs themselves. They hide away during the day, safe in the knowledge that their colony is in a hidden, inaccessible corner of your furniture. When the … Continue reading Can Bed Bugs Talk to Each Other?
Bed bug numbers are on rise all over the world. In fact, some people have even claimed that we’re nearing a bed bug ‘crisis’ as more and more of the pests appear in every corner of the map. They’re notoriously difficult insects to remove and are expert hitchhikers. They attach themselves to your clothes, your … Continue reading How Scientists Have Created a New Pesticide for Bed Bugs
Bed bugs are a nightmare pest and a very difficult one to remove completely. There’s a lot of misinformation regarding bed bugs and like other pests, plenty of the information you know could be myth. Typically, insect fall into two categories. There are insects that rely on human beings as a host, and insects which … Continue reading Do Bed Bugs Only Feed on Blood?