Bed bugs infestation

Rusty or reddish stains on bed sheets or mattresses caused by bed bugs being crushed. Dark spots which are bed bug excrement and may bleed on the fabric like a marker would. Eggs and eggshells, which are tiny (about 1mm) and pale-yellow skins that nymphs shed as they grow larger.Live bed bugs. Where Bed Bugs Hide. Bedbugs may enter your home undetected through luggage, clothing, used beds and couches, and other items. Their flattened bodies make it possible for them to fit into tiny spaces, about the width of a credit card.

Bed bugs do not have nests like ants or bees, but tend to live in groups in hiding places. Their initial hiding places are typically in mattresses, box springs, bed frames, and headboards where they have easy access to people to bite in the night. Under peeling paint and loose wallpaper Under carpeting near baseboards In upholstered furniture seams Under light switch plates or electrical outlets

Sign of Bed bugs bite

The most obvious sign of bed bugs in the home is that people complain of bites that occurred while they were asleep. If this happens, examine the bedrooms for bedbugs and signs of bedbug activity.

Look carefully in bed linen and the seams and tufts of mattresses and box springs for bugs or eggs. The eggs will look like tiny, pale poppy seeds.

Signs of bedbug activity may occur beneath loose areas of wallpaper near beds, in the corner of desks and dressers, in the laundry, and in drawers.

Keep an eye out for dark brown or rust-colored bedbug droppings that stain material and mattresses. Bed bug excrement is a liquid that looks either light brown or black, and it usually either beads up or is absorbed by the material around it.

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Bedbugs hide in a wide range of places in the home, they are not easy to remove. Removing excess clutter from the house, giving the bedbugs fewer places to hide.

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