Petrie Terrace We Guarantee Our Bed Bugs Treatment Will Work!
Completely trained and ceritified our Bed Bugs Petrie Terrace 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 bed bugs need feed on blood to survive and will take it from where ever they can! 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.
When in holiday mode most people walk into the accomodation and either throw their bags onto the bed or floor, over the next few days clothes end up on the ground as well. 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.
Adult Bed Bugs can survive for over 12 months without feeding. This gives them the ability to forage through your home looking for a suitable food source. Normally found amongst bedding means the sleeping occupant will be the Bed Bugs breakfest, however if they roam from the bedroom they can find family pets to feed from.
Biting Insects are one of the most difficult pests to effectively treat. For a successful treatment our Beg Bugs Petrie Terrace Pest Controllers do a vary of modern techniques which collectively will destroy the infestation.
Where Do Bed Bugs Live?
Living inside your bedding these blood suckers will lay eggs in hard to get areas. 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. Producing its own glue the female bed bug will glue her eggs in the crevices of your bedding. 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 Petrie Terrace technicians will be able to show you all the hiding spots these biting insects will hide in.
What Do Bed Bugs Look Like?
Commonly mistaken 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 additionally transform to a much rounder one after feeding.
What Do Bed Bug Bites Look Like?
Bed Bug bites are not painful at first and this allows them sufficient time to get a good feed. It is not uncommon for a bed bug to be on you, feeding for up to 10 minutes. They will mainly target exposed skin closest to contact with sheets and pillows. Diagnosing Bed Bug bites can be tricky as they might not be signs for days. Some people will show no signs of being bitten and 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 give you an allergy test which might suggest what caused the irritation. This is a much faster result than sending a sample board to our Entomologist.
How To get rid of Bed Bugs
Our Bed Bugs Petrie Terrace 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 saved 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 Petrie Terrace Bed Bug Expert can advise you on what products will be suitable for yourself. Adult Bed Bugs can survive more than a year without having to feed so this is a long term application.
Bed bugs are among the hardest insects to deal with requiring 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. We use a combination of both low toxic chemical and non chemical applications. We have a range of mattress, ensemble and pillow case protectors that your Bed Bugs Petrie Terrace Technician will give you on the day of treatment. Also you will be offered a comprehensive "check list" on things you will have to do the day before the treatment is done.
What If It Is Not Bed Bugs Biting Me?
Without a thorough Inspection and successsful identification any pest application is simply going to fail. Seeing bite marks on the skin usually gets credited to fleas or bed bugs however can sometimes be some kind 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. When the outcomes are gotten back we can do the proper treatment procedure to the biting insect that has been discovered.
Cost Of A Bed Bug Treatment in Petrie Terrace With a Warranty
The treatment cost in dealing with bed bugs is more than your typical Pest Control Treatment. A successful program could take two visits which will all be covered under the original rate.
Give our Bed Bugs Petrie Terrace experts a call to go through your Bed Bug Treatment options and costs. Please call our knowledgeable staff on 1800UNCOVER (1800862683).