Bedbugs are easily over looked or generally not acknowledged as they are not as common and visible as the common Ant or Cockroach. Bedbugs are often mistaken for fluff or an apple seed as they are flat in shape, approximately 45mm in length and are brown/red in colour. However, after a Bedbug has fed its body can swell, in turn changing its size and flat appearance.
BED BUG HIDE OUTS AND MOVEMENTS
The Bedbug will feed on blood in cool conditions and are generally more active at night and when there is minimal movement in their surroundings.
It is also a known fact that Bedbugs can survive a full 12 months without a single meal.
The most common and perfect nesting areas for Bedbugs are in and around electrical outlets, cracks and crevices of your home or office, but Bedbugs love to hide in most furniture such as bed frames or bases, bedside tables, mattresses, sheets and bed linen. Often, forgotten areas are lounge/chairs, travel bag/cases and can also be passed on through handbags, wallets and purses.
Need help of your local pest specialist if you catch them early you can reduce for being quite costly
LIFE OF A BED BUG Reproduction female bedbugs can lay up to 1 to 5 eggs a day over a lifetime they can produce 200 to 500 eggs in a bedbug’s life period I will adequate food supply and standard room temperature conditions and bugs live 300 days conditions
HOW FAR CAN BEDBUGS TRAVEL IN A NIGHT?
They can crawl up to 30meter in just one night that being said they
Will normally live within 3 meter radius of host.
TIP TO HELP PREVENT BED BUG INFESTATION
Reducing clutter around the your house or office can reduce
The spots that bug bugs can live this.
DO BED BUGS TRANSMIT DISEASES?
Bedbugs are not known to transmit diseases onto the host however; bedbugs may be able to carry diseases
BED BUG FACTS
After feeding on the host they will retreat back to there to a safe spot to spend up to 5-10 days to digest the feast you just provided.
WHY YOU DON’T WAKE UP WHEN THEY ATTACK?
A bed bugs saliva is like anaesthetic it promotes your blood to flow to the target area which makes the process fast and pain less till you wake up.
They are very smart making sure in the day time they are well hidden.
Bedbug feed on blood with bites people have various responses to bed bug bite because of this it can be hard to identify bed bugs bite so consult Health professional to ascertain an accurate diagnosis for your pest professional to come and see if you have any other signs of bedbugs
CUT OUT THE GUESSING GAME
If you believe, you have seen evidence of bedbugs and want to check your house from having a bedbug infestation call your friendly Slug A Bug inspector Bedbugs can be very hard to find and sneaky but you are slack about we have people trained in this area and can come and inspect your home including furniture rugs beds checking all cracks in crevices and areas where bedbugs normally frequent
- Technicians will normally start in your bedroom working through to your lounge room and any areas you may think I reflected any immediate areas around furniture looking for signs of bedbugs
- Such as live or dead bedbugs skin test of the mulching process small spot of black and red faecal matter creamed coloured tiny eggs in Clarkson properties
- Step to performing the treatment after we have done a thorough inspection we will inform you of the best course of action should the inspection confirm you have an infestation we was the latest techniques and tools in defending your home against bedbugs targeting the bedbugs source stopping them from breeding any further causing you
- Step three as bedbugs are hard to eradicate when we implement our plan of attack this may require an additional visit to so we can break the cycle and make your home bedbug free so you don’t experience any more discomfort`