Bed Bugs in Nursing Homes

Bed Bugs in Nursing Homes

Steps to Prevent Bed Bugs in Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities Bed bugs can be found in just about any residential setting, but nursing homes and assisted living facilities remain a prime target for these itch-inducing pests.  This is largely because any...
How Do I Get Bed Bugs?

How Do I Get Bed Bugs?

How Do I Get Bed Bugs?: 7 Ways Bed Bugs Can Spread in Your Place Bed bugs have been around for thousands of years, and have always invaded human households. Bed bugs (Cimex lectularius) are tiny, parasitic nocturnal insects that feed on the blood of humans.  Contrary...
I Found Evidence of Bed Bugs, Now What?

I Found Evidence of Bed Bugs, Now What?

Sings and Evidence of Bed Bugs Adult bed bugs are only about ¼” long, with brownish flat bodies. But in addition to searching for actual bed bugs, look for signs of their presence, such as: Black and foul-smelling gland secretions: Although this may not be something...
What’s Causing The Bed Bug Epidemic?

What’s Causing The Bed Bug Epidemic?

Brief history of bed bugs Bedbugs are suspected to have originally come from the Middle East in the caves where humans and bats used to live during the era of early civilization. Their history in the region is dated back thousands of years ago. The history of these...
Bedbugs In NYC Hotels

Bedbugs In NYC Hotels

How to check for bed bugs in my hotel room Before you leave on your vacation, you can check the National Bed Bug Registry to see if your hotel has had any recent bedbug infestations. Keep in mind that these issues are more than likely resolved as soon as they are...