Length: Adults up to 4.5 mm
Colour and shape: Reddish-brown; small, flat and oval
Lifespan: Under normal conditions, mature bed bugs may live 4-12 months
What should I know about bed bugs?
After mating and feeding, female bed bugs can lay upwards of 200 eggs
Bed bugs are often attracted to warmth and appear reddish-brown after feeding
Health risks associated with bed bugs?
There is no North American evidence that bed bugs can transmit disease
Bed bugs can cause the skin to become irritated causing inflammation and itching
How do bed bugs impact my property?
Bed bugs can be expensive to eliminate
They can multiply quickly and become irritating, affecting the welfare of the occupants
Bed bugs can hide in numerous areas
How can I prevent bed bugs from invading?
Carefully check yourself when returning from trips
Maintain good housekeeping practices
Ask our licensed pest control professional for help!