Bed bugs have been known as human parasites for thousands of years. Bed bugs are parasitic insects of the cimices (the genus Cimex) family that feed exclusively on blood. They reside and breed especially in warm houses nearby or inside of beds and bedding or other sleep areas. Bed bugs are mainly active at night, but are not exclusively nocturnal. They usually feed on their hosts without being noticed.
The saying, “Good night, sleep tight, don’t let the bed bugs bite”, is common for parents to say to young children before they go to sleep around the infested environment.
It has been noted that Bed bugs cause a serious problem in most of the locality in Australia and every year the problem seems to be getting bad.
Bed Bug Hazard:
- Bed bugs create havoc in our living and sleeping standard.
- Bed Bugs feed on our blood at night when we are asleep, so the bite cause swelling and some skin irritation.
- Also cause allergic reactions in some people.
- Bed bugs can cause a number of health effects, including skin rashes, psychological effects, and allergic symptoms.
- Bed bug bites may lead to a range of skin manifestations from no visible effects to prominent wound.
Our Control methods:
- To enable us to have an effective bed bugs control program, we check the level of the pest in your premises and find out the affected area.
- We do cover up; remove the area material to ensure safety procedures, especially in your bedroom and resting area.
- We use the certified pesticides in the form of liquids and dusts and treat all affected areas with safe insecticides and concentrate.
- We make you aware about the breeding lifecycle of bed bugs, as it may be quite hard to eliminate in one endeavor.
- We advise you on improving housekeeping and sanitation levels within the site for further control that may include simple tasks such as wash bedding and clothing in hot water, vacuum carefully to all hard floor areas, carpets, rugs and soft furniture. Most frequently, bed bugs can be found in mattresses, bed bases, crevice and even behind pictures on the wall, you may dry it on a sunny day for a couple of times for a proper eliminate of bed bugs.