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Aug

06

Bed Bug Control in PA


Mostly wiped out in the U.S. by the widespread use of DDT in the 40's and 50's, bed bugs have really made a comeback in the last decade or so. These creatures have developed an amazing ability to build immunity to the pesticides that we once used to eradicate them and have become a huge problem in recent years. Huffington Post even labeled the problem a bed bug pandemic in 2010. Today, bed bugs…

Bed bug in Pennsylvania

Jul

29

Are Bed Bugs My Worry Too?


Are bed bugs my worry too? Well, if not, they should be. Bed bugs are making a comeback across the United States after nearly 50 years of relative obscurity, and one of the reasons may be that it is extremely hard to tell if you have come into contact with them.

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Jul

20

Got Bed Bugs? Get K9!


If you were to play a game of hide and seek against a bed bug, the bed bug would unfortunately more than likely win! The bed bugs flat oval body was created to perfectly hide in the cracks and crevices of mattresses, box springs, walls, behind outlet covers, and in the cracks of wooden furniture during the day. At night they emerge unnoticed to feed on their food source: human blood. Due to the…

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Jun

22

Bed Bugs and Mattresses


Bed bugs are not a pest that anyone wants to deal with. They are called the hitchhiker insect because they hitchhike from host to host on backpacks, luggage, clothing and shoes. If they make it to your home they can hide out in cracks and gaps in your wall or floor for months before you notice them. They multiply quickly and can become a full infestation before you notice the red bite marks on…

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