DATE POSTED: September 27, 2017
You don’t like to wake up with bites all over your body that are all red, itchy and swelling. Most likely you are assuming that a small spider has been lurking within your bed sheets or a mosquito or another insect has flown into your house and attacked you during the night. In reality, it could actually be the dreaded bed bug!
DATE POSTED: August 31, 2017
You teach your kids to share, but when they are at school, they may be sharing more than pencils and toys. With a new school year brings new concerns about sharing bed bugs. Here is how you can avoid bed bugs this school year.
DATE POSTED: February 14, 2017
One of the questions that we get asked regularly is whether or not there are bed bugs right here in our own backyard. The short answer is, “Yes”. Here in South Portland the potential for finding bed bugs in your home, hotel room, or even your dorm room is just as likely as anywhere else in the United States.
DATE POSTED: December 6, 2016
Here is a fun trivia question. What is nearly transparent (unless it is filled with blood) and loves to hitch a ride with holiday travelers? If you said a bed bug, you would be half right. The answer is: a bed bug nymph. Here's what you need to know about bed bugs and holiday travel.
DATE POSTED: January 5, 2015
If you are like most Americans, you traveled during the holidays. If you traveled and did not check for bed bugs, you should definitely look for them now. These bugs are notorious hitchhikers. They don't generally squeeze in through your walls, they crawl into your luggage, lay their eggs in your clothes, or tuck themselves into a tight seclude nook in your laptop, yes, your laptop. Bed bugs are…
DATE POSTED: February 24, 2014
Not only does the phrase “spring break” have an attractive and inviting sound, it is a time when students and professors across the United States experience that long awaited break from the doldrums of an extremely tiring winter. It is that one time of year when worries are left behind and expectations of great fun soars. No one is thinking about being bitten and exposed to pesky bed bugs.