Bed bugs have been intruding the homes and lives of human beings for thousands of years. These elusive pests live on blood and are capable of reaching the most inaccessible places. Bedbugs are nocturnal insects, making their detection difficult.

Identifying bed bugs by sight: Adult bed bugs grow to 4-5 mm in length and 1.5 to 3 mm in width. They are light brown to reddish brown in colour, oval shaped and flat without wings. Bed bugs have segmented abdomens and a banded appearance.

Tell-tale signs of probable bed bug infestation

Bite signs: Bed bugs need to bite the victim in order to suck blood, this leaves distinct marks on the victim. These bite marks vary from barely visible spots to blisters.

Fecal stains: Dark sand like droppings found in patches near nests / harborage

Blood stains on bed sheets

Shed exoskeleton: Bed bugs go through molting; these empty outer shells are clear indications of bed bug presence.

Bed bug control and Bed bug management

Though bed bug control can be done by anyone, services of a professional pest control company should be preferred so as to ensure 100% extermination and to minimize chances of repeat infestation

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