Ashgrove Sleep Tight And Don't Let The Bed Bugs Bite!
Completely trained and ceritified our Bed Bugs Ashgrove Pest Controllers are the best in the business. We strictly follow the Pest Control Industries Code Of Practise when treating Bed Bugs which states the best formula for success. Our Technicians will go through the Bed Bug Inspection and Treatment Process with you and answer anys questions you may have.
Did you know having bed bugs in your home is not a reflection of your personal hygiene! You would be very surprised to find just how common Bed Bugs are, from High End Hotels to Humble Back Packer Hostels and every where in between. They are probably the most well traveled insect specie with infestations being spread mainly by luggage and "pre-loved" furniture.
The first thing many people do when walking into a hotel room is to throw their luggage up onto the bed or furniture. It sounds harmless but watch the video on this page and see how fast and agile Bed Bugs can be. Clothes on furniture or carpeted floors can be infected with Bed Bugs, to then be thrown into your luggage bag and brought home.
Older Bed Bugs can lay dorment for over a year before the need to find a blod host. This gives them the ability to forage through your home looking for a suitable food source. Typically these biting critters will devour human blood but they have been known to target family pets as well.
Bed Bugs are one of the most difficult pests to effectively treat. For a successful treatment our Beg Bugs Ashgrove Pest Controllers do a vary of modern techniques which collectively will destroy the infestation.
Where Do Bed Bugs Live?
Hidden around the frame of your bed, these biting insects come out to feed once you have gone to sleep. Once you settle down for the night and stop moving about they wait until they can feel the warmth of your body heat and come out to eat. Blood is needed to survive and for the females to produce eggs. The Bed Bug will pierce your skin using its needle like mouthpiece and draw enough blood in a few minutes to increase their body weight by five times. The Adult female Bed Bug will lay her eggs in the cracks and crevices of the bed and furniture. The eggs have to be put out of harms way but close enough to be about to find a food source once they hatch. One of our Bed Bugs Ashgrove technicians will be able to show you all the hiding spots these biting insects will hide in.
What Do Bed Bugs Look Like?
Normally misdiagnosed as fleas, Bed Bugs are round/oval in shape and approximately 5mm in diameter. The way they look can differ by being brown in colour then going to a dark red after a feed. Their reduced profile can also transform to a much rounder one after feeding.
What Do Bed Bug Bites Look Like?
Bed Bugs have the ability to puncture your without waking you for your slumber. It is not uncommon for a bed bug to be on you, feeding for up to 10 minutes. To reduce being found out the Bed Bug will stay on your bedding and simply target the skin which is in contact with the bed linen. Diagnosing Bed Bug bites can be tricky as they might not be signs for days. Misdiagnosing bed bugs for another biting insect may be common on people that show no reaction to being biten however others may break out into itchy red welts. If you develop a rash after being bitten by suspected bed bugs we suggest you seek medical advice. It is possible for a doctor to offer you an allergic reaction test which may suggest exactly what caused the inflammation. This is a much faster result than sending a sample board to our Entomologist.
How To get rid of Bed Bugs
Our Bed Bugs Ashgrove experts say that the most expensive thing about Bed Bugs isn't the treatment process, it is in fact the amount the furniture (beds, mattresses, lounges, rugs and carpet) that customers throw away. Most times all this can be conserved utilizing easy to set up Bed Bug products. There are a number of products available which will be needed as part of the total treatment. Your Trained Ashgrove Bed Bug Expert can advise you on what products will be suitable for yourself. With adult Bed Bugs being able to last longer than a year without feeding and short term program will eventually fail and a reinfestation will occur.
Bed bugs are among the toughest insects to treat needing a combined effort by us and the customer. Treating the adult bed bug is just the start of the process as there could be 500 eggs ready to hatch. Years of experience and understanding bed bug charactieristics gives us the upperhand when dealing with these biting insects. We have a range of mattress, ensemble and pillow case protectors that your Bed Bugs Ashgrove Technician will give you on the day of treatment. Also you will be offered an extensive "check list" on things you will have to do the day prior to the treatment is done.
What If It Is Not Bed Bugs Biting Me?
With so many biting insects out there it is imperitave to indentify the true offender. Seeing bite marks on the skin usually gets associated to fleas or bed bugs but can sometimes be some type of mites or lice. If Bed Bugs or Fleas are not found but biting insects symptoms are present we can put down sticky traps to collect samples over the course of a week. Being microscopic insects, these samples are sent to an Entomologist for analysis. Once the outcomes are gotten back we can do the proper treatment procedure to the biting insect that has actually been discovered.
Cost Of A Bed Bug Treatment in Ashgrove With a Warranty
The treatment expense in dealing with bed bugs is even more compared to your average Pest Control Treatment. An effective program could take two check outs which will all be covered under the initial cost.
Give our Bed Bugs Ashgrove experts a call to go through your Bed Bug Treatment options and costs. Please call our knowledgeable staff on 1800UNCOVER (1800862683).