Resurgence of Bed Bugs in San Diego and Bed Bug Treatment:

January 5, 2015

Bed Bugs were at one time a colossal public health problem and pest worldwide, but declined through the mid-twentieth century. Recently, bed bugs have made a dramatic resurgence, but now have a resistance to common insecticides.
Bedbugs usually travel on or in luggage, clothing, bedding and furniture and we have reached an epidemic here in San Diego since we are such a “tourist town” with people from all over the world coming and going.

HOW DO YOU KNOW YOU HAVE BED BUGS?

  1. You can see them: They look like this:
  2. Bed Bug

  3. You can see dark spots on your bedding:

    After feeding or biting its host, a bed bug will digest the blood and excrete a dark liquid that will appear as dark spots on bedding or sheets:

  4. If you or other family members have been bitten at night:

What to do if you have or suspect you have bedbugs in your San Diego Home:

  1. CLEAN and VACUUM:

    Take apart beds, dismantle furniture and clean as best you can.

  2. CALL THE EXPERTS AT POWELL PEST:(619) 449-1400
  3. Bed bugs are extremely difficult to control especially if they are not caught during the early stages of the infestation. CALL US TODAY!