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Places you may find bed bugs

Places to Go

You’ve heard all about bedbugs in hotels, but did you know they’re also hiding (and waiting to hitch a ride home with you) in these common public places? Bedbugs are smaller than a grain of rice, but visible to the naked eye. So be on the lookout, and check out…

Bed Bug FAQs

Bed Bugs on someones skin

There’s so much information about bed bugs out there, that it can be overwhelming. So I thought I would put together a list of frequently asked questions to make learning about them a little easier for you. Here’s everything you need to know about bed bugs. What do bed bugs…

How To Avoid Bed Bugs While Traveling

Luggage with clothes, other items

While traveling, bed bugs aren’t a concern most people think about. But nonetheless, traveling does our you at risk of contracting bed bugs. While most travelers will never encounter a bed bug in their lives, it is still wise to know how to avoid bed bugs when traveling and stop…

Common Bed Bug Misconceptions

Creeping Crawling Bed Bugs

Bed bugs have been around for what seems like forever. There are reports of bed bugs bothering people in ancient Egyptian literature. Over time, many misconceptions have been spread surrounding them. Some people believe they are carriers of life threatening diseases and some believe bed bugs only thrive in dirty…

Bed Bug Information for New Tenants

Unit Door

If you are moving to a new home, it is essential to protect your properties against unwanted guests. No this article is not talking about people – but bed bugs. Learning about these pesky insects will reduce the risk of bed bug infestation in your home. How do bed bugs…

The Law About Bed Bugs in Canada

Canadian Bed Bug Laws

Are thinking of relocating to Canada? Moving your family to a different city can be overwhelming especially when you know little about the town. If you are moving to a new location and you are worried about who will foot the bills in case of bug infestations, then read on….

Bed Bugs Versus Fleas: which one is more annoying?

Battle of the Bugs in Regina

Bed bugs or fleas, both are insects and can be very annoying. They bite you on your skin and are usually invisible in the daytime. Physical Appearance: Bed bugs have an oval shape with a reddish-brown color of 4-6 mm length, while fleas have flattened bodies with long legs and…

How Do Bed Bugs Reproduce?

Bed bugs can be a bit of a pain, especially when you try your best to get rid of them and they still prevail. These little bugs find their way into your bedding and sofas and can make a mess. Not only that, but bed bug bites can cause redness…

Bed Bugs Hitching A Ride From Punta Cana

Lounging by the Pool in Punta Cana

This may be slightly old news but it’s a case study to be shared nonetheless. This summer some 30-40 students returned home from a vacation under the sun in Punta Cana to find tons of bed bugs infesting their houses. I knew traveling posed a risk for contracting bed bugs…