Bed bugs once had the reputation of only gathering in places that were dirty, old and cluttered. This is not the case in today’s world. Bed bugs can be found in the cleanest house, the most prestigious business and the most expensive hotels. No one is immune to the presence of bed bugs. Bed bugs are tiny insects that are often compared to an apple seed in appearance. Bed bugs are flat, dark colored insects that can easily hide within your sheets, furniture, clothing and carpets. A Five Star Termite & Pest Control is your best option to eliminate the presence of bed bugs and keep them away permanently. A Five Star Termite & Pest Control is skilled and experienced in tracking down every last bed bug in your home and removing them for good.
Signs of Bed Bugs in Your Home
Even though bed bugs are great at hiding from the human eye, there are still signs that they leave behind to alert you that bed bugs are in your home. It is important o keep your bed linen as clean as possible, washing at least once a week, this is an important step that will assist in determining whether or not bed bugs are in your home. One of the most common signs that bed bugs have infested a home is when unexplained blood stains are found on your bedding. These blood stains occur when a bed bug bites you and blood is left behind, these stains usually are small and rust colored. Blood stains from bed bugs can also be found on furniture, clothes and walls as well. If you notice any sign of these blood stains around your home, contact A Five Star Termite & Pest Control immediately.
Bed Bugs are Mostly Active at Night
Other than their small size, bed bugs often go unnoticed due to their nocturnal nature. Bed bugs hide out during the day, and when you are safely tucked into your bed, it is then when they are on the move, searching for their next hot to latch onto and begin sucking in blood. They feed quickly, and are on the move after filling up. Another sign to look out for is bite marks on your body. Bed bug bites are rarely painful enough to wake someone from their sleep, however a bed bug bite can become extremely irritating and itchy, leaving behind a painful welt to deal with. Bed bug bites often occur in a line of three consecutive bites, sometimes referred to by experts as “breakfast, lunch and dinner”. Bed bug bites can happen anywhere on the body, even the face.
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If you have notices any of these signs throughout your home or on your body, then it is likely that you are dealing with a bed bug infestation. Contact A Five Star Termite & Pest Control today to eliminate the presence of bed bugs in your home.