If you have found bed bugs in your Airbnb, make sure you gather your evidence. Take photos and video of the bed bugs in their exact location in your Airbnb. Capture the bed bugs in a plastic bag or some other closed container. If you have sustained injuries from the bed bugs, take photos of those as well.
It's no secret that bed bugs are seriously freaky creatures. After all, they like to live in your bed and feed on your blood while you're sleeping. Now, scientists at Rutgers University are
You may see the bugs themselves. You may also find drops of blood or small black dots of bug droppings in your bed. If you find bedbugs, call your landlord or a pest control company.
The easiest way to tell if a bed bug has bitten you is to look for small, dot-like bite marks on your skin. These tend to get red a few hours after you are bitten and they can swell up like mosquito bites. Bed bug bites typically form in clusters as well, which can differentiate them from flea bites and mosquito bites.
Identify small bed bugs that are red or brown. Adult bed bugs are around 1 ⁄ 4 inch (0.64 cm) long and they have 6 legs. A bed bug that's recently fed on blood will be bright red and round. Once it digests the blood, it will turn a darker brown color and become flat.