Small black bugs come in several forms, including different beetle species, fleas and lice. Most people confuse bedbugs with other insects, but in reality they are a different problem altogether. If the insect does not bite, then it is possible that the insect in question is a carpet beetle.
Bed bugs are the fastest growing pest emergency in the developed world. One in five Americans has had bed bugs or knows someone who has. This guide will help you identify if you have a bed bug infestation and provide you with tips for eradicating them.
Identifying biting bugs is the first step in trying to eliminate them from your home or to repel them when outdoors. This is a guide about identifying little black biting bugs.
At first glance, these tiny, black bugs look like poppy seeds to the naked eye. All it takes, however, is magnifying glass to see these insects clearly. Before resorting to chemicals, spray aphids off your plants with clean water. A spray bottle or hose works well.
Check that the bug is not a pest species. The main ones to rule out are bed bugs and fleas, which require treatment if your house is infested. These are both insects. If your bug is an insect, compare it to photos in an identification guide. Ticks, which are arachnids, sometimes bite and spread disease but are rarely found inside.
We have extremely tiny black bugs, compared to coffee grounds and black pepper. Our dog had fleas in the summer, but I think we took care of the problem. I did notice black stuff inside the air conditioner in the bedroom which when wiped almost looks like the bugs, but thousands all stuck together.