Bed Bugs

Control Bed Bugs in Vancouver, Surrey and Lower Mainland

INFORMATION

hospital delivery roomBed Bugs are mahogany to rusty brown in color; ref after a blood meal. They are flat, broad oval, having six legs and ¼ inches long. Bedbugs get their name because they like to live and feed in beds.

Habits

Bedbugs like to travel and will hide in suitcases, boxes and shoes to be near a food supply. They are elusive, nocturnal creatures. They can hide behind baseboards, electrical switchplates, picture frames, even wall paper. They come out at night for a blood meal.

 

Bed Bug on Mattress Picture Habitat

Bedbugs like to hide in small cracks and crevices close to a human environment. They can be found behind baseboards, wallpaper, upholstery, and in furniture crevices.

Threats

Although bedbugs can dine on any warm blood animal, they primarily dine on humans. Bedbugs do not transmit diseases, but their bites can become red, itchy welts. 

Bed Bug on Mattress Picture Prevention

Vacuum suitcases after returning from a vacation. Check your bed sheets for tell-tale blood spots. Bedbugs are elusive creatures, so it is imperative to seek professional pest control to address an infestation.

Contact us today for a free consultation and let our bed bug exterminators help with a bed bug infestation in Vancouver, Richmond, Surrey or Burnaby, BC home or business.

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Bed Bug Bites on Leg