We all deserve to go to bed after a long day without worrying about unwanted guests having got there first!!
2 recent stories in the press both focus on the fact that we could be about to suffer one of the most unwelcome invasions imaginable – bed bugs!
“BEDBUGS could be set to invade the West Country, pest control experts are predicting.”
Pest control experts warn people could see a dramatic rise in the number of infestations after witnessing similar problems during the same period last year.
They’re putting homeowners on red alert and say those who have been away on holiday could be among those most under threat
“Check your bedsheets! Britons warned of invasion of blood sucking BEDBUGS”
“BLOOD sucking bedbugs are ready to invade Britons’ homes and latch onto their duvets and pillows.”
What Has Changed?
It was during the same period last year that the reported number of bed bug infestations begun to rise and we fully expect this unwanted trend to continue this year.
A consensus opinion states that the rise in numbers is least in part due to an increase in international travel and this plays a very large role in why the parasites are more common during late summer/autumn during the UK.
They’re putting homeowners on red alert and say those who have been away on holiday could be among those most under threat.
Bed Bug Treatments
Problems with bed bugs, which feed on human blood and often leave irritating bite marks, need to be nipped in the bud at the earliest possible opportunity to ensure that the problem does not begin to spread.
Treatment is not something that should be attempted on a DIY basis and should always be left to the professionals.
For more on effective bed bug control Middlesex treatments, please take a moment to visit our dedicated page – https://www.ipmpestcontrol.co.uk/pests-we-control/bed-bugs/