It's very easy to get bed bugs when staying in hotels or short-term rentals. Bed bugs transfer from person to person easily. Avoid bringing them home with you with our traveler guide.
If you want to avoid bringing bedbugs home from vacation, you need to make sure you don't stay somewhere that has them to begin with. Inspect your room, the bed, curtains and anywhere else they can hid.
Bed bugs insects are durable, resilient and hardy creatures detested by all who come in contact with them. These bugs have been a pest problem for centuries. Records of infestations in Europe date back to medieval times and even during Aristotle's time of philosophizing in Greece, these insects were a chronicled menace.
Continue to check for signs of bed bugs in your home once you return, and if you need Peace of Mind, call Viking and we will inspect your home. In addition to our highly trained staff of Pest Management Professionals, we have a K-9 Team for Bed bug detection. Call the bed bug experts at 1-800-618-BUGS (2847)
Finally, they purchased a few sets of bed bug interceptors to place under the legs of their beds and couch to trap any wandering bed bugs…just in case. Have a safe and bed bug free vacation! About the Author: Marcia is with EPA's Center of Expertise for School IPM in Dallas, Texas.
Bedbugs suck blood by night, leaving itchy, red welts behind on your skin and hiding in hard-to-see lairs by day. The flat, six-legged pests just about vanished in the 1940s and 50s with the use of heavy-duty insecticides like DDT, University of Kentucky bug experts report.