Golden Hills Pest Control
Bed Bug Control
Bed bugs if not handled properly by a professional pest control service could break out into an infestation.
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How to Identify Bed Bugs
Bed bugs are flat, reddish-brown and oval in shape. They are roughly the size of an apple seed. If a bed bug is swollen and reddish, most likely they have just had a meal of blood.
How to Tell if You Have a Bed Bug Problem
If you think you have a bed bug infestation, acting quickly can be helpful in the control of the infestation. It takes about 40 days for a bed bug to go from egg to adult and adults can live for more than a year, laying many eggs in that time. They can even survive months without a blood meal. Common signs of bed bugs include: seeing the bugs themselves, bites and bloody spots on bedding, dark or rust colored spots on walls or mattresses (fecal stains), and sometimes a musty odor. It is best to have a professional inspect your home to identify a bed bug problem. Bed bug infestations can develop very quickly and they present a serious nuisance to your home. If you need bed bug control services, please contact us immediately.
If You Think You have Bed Bugs, You Need to Act Quickly
Female bed bugs can lay up to five eggs a day. They can lay 200 to 500 eggs in their lifetime. With an adequate food supply (namely – you!), they can live for more than 1 year.
How Bed Bugs Infest Your Home
You can pick up bed bugs almost anywhere — offices, camps, stores, hotels and even at the gym. Bed bugs hide in luggage, personal belongings and even on you!
How to Tell You Have a Bed Bug Problem
Signs that you may have a bed bug infestation include noticing red itchy welts on your skin. If you notice back to brown stains or crumbs on bedding, luggage and other surfaces, most likely you are encountering bed bug shedding or feces. Lastly, if you notice bed bugs crawling around your sheets. Bed bug infestations can develop very quickly and they present a serious nuisance to your home. If you need bed bug control services, please contact us immediately.
Contact Golden Hills Pest Control
It is important to hire a professional to control a bed bug infestation in your home. There will be prep work required of the homeowner including: washing all clothing and bed linens in hot, soapy water and drying at a high heat, vacuuming along mattress seams, baseboards, and all other flooring and furniture in the house, removing clothes from dressers, and taking down items hanging on your walls. This prep work allows for the more thorough service and best results. If you have discovered that you have a current bed bug problem you can count on Golden Hills Pest Control to implement a solution for your residence. Our technicians are well trained to deal with bed bug infestations, effectively and thoroughly. Contact us today for all your bed bug pest control needs!