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More About Bedbugs
What is a bedbug? Well, it is an ectoparasite that likes consuming human blood. Still, these pests are going to feed on pets as well. As the name implies, bedbugs prefer hiding in your bed until you go to sleep for the night. Doing so also them to stay close to their food source. Since they’re only 3/16ths of an inch and flat, they can hide exceptionally well.
What Causes Bedbug Infestations?
You’re likely wondering what caused bedbugs to enter your home. Well, you have to understand that bedbugs are not picky eaters. As long as they have access to human blood, they’re going to be okay. With this in mind, there is a chance that you’re going to bring them home with you. You might’ve spent the night at an infested motel and the bugs climbed into your luggage. When you arrived at home, the bedbugs arrived too. Bedbugs can live in furniture and used clothes too. If you buy used belongings, there is a risk that your home is going to become infested with bedbugs.
If you’re going to purchased used furniture, it is pertinent to do so cautiously. Check the items to make sure they’re free of bedbugs. Finally, you should remember that bedbugs can travel from apartment to apartment.
Are Bedbugs Dangerous?
Ultimately, bedbugs can lead to certain minor problems, but they’re not incredibly dangerous. They have not been known to transmit diseases, but a bedbug bite could lead to the development of an itchy, red welt.
Getting Rid Of Bedbugs
Unfortunately, bedbugs are hard to deal with. They hide exceptionally well and they know how to avoid certain treatments. Working with us guarantees that you have access to high-quality bed bug canine inspections which can help you identify the problem much sooner. Then, we’ll help you choose a bedbug removal service that works best for you. Below, you’ll learn more about your treatment options.
Best Uses – Ultimately, our manual bedbug services are best for quickly treating small areas in your home.
Preparation – You’ll need to prepare your home extensively and you may need to leave the home until the problem is dealt with.
Chemicals? – This treatment method can be used without chemicals, but chemicals may be used.
Best Uses – Our heat treatments can rapidly treat cluttered rooms. Heat is one of the most effective treatments because it can kill bedbugs at all life stages.
Preparation – You won’t need to prepare extensively. Heat treatments are convenient for you and our exterminators.
Chemicals? – Although our exterminator may decide to use Diatomaceous Earth, heat treatments can be carried out without chemicals.
Best Uses – Fumigation services are best for dealing with heavy infestations in bigger structures.
Preparation – Little preparation is required. However, you may need to leave your home for 24 to 48 hours before returning.
Chemicals? – Our fumigation services use Vikane or Sulfuryl Fluoride to eliminate your bedbugs.
Can I Eliminate Bedbugs Myself?
Unfortunately, bedbug infestations are hard to deal with. You might be able to use DIY methods to eliminate some of the bedbugs in your home, but you may not get rid of the entire infestation. Also, you have to worry that you’re going to expose yourself to dangerous chemicals and pesticides. If you’d prefer to be safe, you should contact us. We offer solutions designed to keep you safe throughout the procedure.
Is Your Bedbug Treatment Safe?
Our company offers safe bedbug removal services. We often use natural and mechanical treatments to keep our clients safe. However, we may need to use conventional techniques to make sure that the bugs are dealt with effectively. When we have to use chemicals, we’ll only use the precise amount needed, and we only use EPA-registered products deemed safe.
How Much Is Bedbug Removal Services?
When possible, we provide our clients with standard-priced services. When this is possible, we’re going to charge based on the size of your home. If additional assistance is needed, the price can be adjusted accordingly. Our exterminator will tell you the price before the procedure begins.
Preventing Bedbug Infestations
Ultimately, it is not easy to keep bedbugs out of your home. However, you can reduce the risks by choosing a nice motel. If you find bedbugs in the room, leave and pick another motel. Also, be careful when purchasing used clothes because they might have bedbugs hidden in them.
When Can Your Exterminator Begin?
Contact our local office to schedule a visit from our exterminator today. We can reach your home in at least 48 hours.