Bed bugs feed on blood as a single source of nutrition. It must be fed to mature adults once during all its immature stages. Adult females also need blood to produce eggs. Although humans bite bugs, it is not known to spread the disease to humans.
Oval shaped and flat, bed bugs are about 10 mm long. They are brown before feeding, changing to red once they feast on human or animal blood. Younger bed bugs are smaller and lighter colored but also turn dark and red after feeding. They cannot jump from place to place and, because they are wingless, cannot fly, and smooth metal or other polished surfaces are a challenge for them to climb. The eggs of a bed bug are white, roughly a millimeter long and not easily detected by the human eye.
If you have seen evidence of bed bugs or want to help protect your home against this multiplying intruder, Expert Fumigation will come and inspect your home. Bed bugs are sneaky and hard to find, but our Expert Fumigation’s staff are trained to pinpoint evidence if they are around. On the first visit, we will examine your entire home including the bed, furniture, rugs, and linens. we will conduct an inspection of target areas, and if required, use tools to check cracks and crevices. We will usually start in the bedroom and work his way through your home, concentrating on the furniture and the areas immediately surrounding the furniture. we will look for signs of bed bugs including:
They never sleep unfortunately, they can visit any time without notice. Professional treatments can take One to Two visits to eradicate the problem. Because early detection is so critical, We can come back periodically to monitor your home and help prevent an infestation. During these visits he will also check for new pests while making sure bed bugs have not arrived unannounced. If he sees something new or suspicious, he will investigate. we will document your progress and any problems that may arise to ensure the best maintenance approach for your home.
Bed Bugs shouldn’t be confused with dust mites. They are nocturnal parasitic bugs that feed on blood from warm blooded mammals. Dust mites are microscopic spiders that feed on shed dead skin cells. Dust mites are not visible to the eye.