Bed bugs are one pest that everyone, everywhere is at risk of feeling their bite. Bed bugs do not discriminate and are willing to move in with anyone. You can find them in the poshest neighborhoods, rickets hotels, and in apartments where only the elite reside. You also find them in dive hotels, residential neighborhoods, and in just about most hotels around the world. Bryan and College Station are not immune.
Bed Bugs Feed On Humans
Maggots at least have the decency to feet on dead flesh. Bed bugs, on the other hand, want you fresh and alive. They are one of the few insects who prefer to consumer human blood. Mosquitoes – the females – need red blood, but not specifically from a human. Bed bugs feed almost exclusively on humans.
Not only are we their favorite snack, but we are also their favorite way to travel. Every time you go someplace, whether it is a business trip or to spend the weekend at your parent’s house, you are prone to either taking with you or bringing home, bed bugs. Bed bugs are found almost everywhere including on airplanes, in hotels, in people’s homes, at work, and around the globe.
Bad News About Bed Bugs
Bed bugs are difficult to get rid of once they are in your home. The reason is that these small blood eaters are very adept at hiding in places where pesticides cannot reach. The trick to dealing with bed bugs is not pesticides at all, it is heat. They have a very specific heat tolerance zone and you can tread beads and mattresses using steam. Our professionals are skilled at using heat to eradicate bed bugs and we do it quickly.
For more information or to schedule an inspection reach out to the pros at Swoboda Pest & Termite Control.