The Bedbug Registry used to be one of the best resources for finding out whether a hotel you were thinking of booking has had bedbugs. The site mapped 12,000 hotels in the U.S. and Canada, to flag
Avoid infestations by scheduling routine bed bug inspections with pest control professionals. (Source) Do your free research online before booking a place to stay. The Bed Bug Registry gives travelers and tenants an honest and reliable platform for reporting their bed bug encounters. You can check if a hotel has any bed bugs!
Bed Bugs Information. Bed bugs, Cimex lectularius, are reddish-brown, oval-shaped, flattened insects that are about 1/4 inch long. Nymphs (immature bed bugs) resemble the adult bugs but are often smaller and lighter in color.
According to the University of Kentucky, victims of bed bug infestations are extremely likely to take to the Internet—Trip Advisor, Travelocity and Bed Bug Registry—to describe their bed bug
Several steps may be taken to reduce the incidence of bed bugs in a hotel: Have an inspection plan in place so staff can identify a bed bug infestation before guests arrive. Train staff to inspect rooms upon vacancy for signs of bed bugs and make a visual inspection for bed bugs part of the staff's cleaning routine every time a room is vacated.
online. The steaming time depends on the steam temperature, i.e., the higher the temperature the faster the kill. Pass the steamer slowly over infested surfaces. Always use caution to avoid burns. Put mattress and box spring into a bed bug proof cover. These covers are tear resistant and have a tight locking zipper that keeps bed bugs from