We all have heard the classic saying “sleep tight and don’t let the bed bugs bite” before. Yet unfortunately for us, that isn’t an old wise tale or saying that we say just to scare our kids at night. Bed beds are a pretty common insect and can infest your Fairview Heights, IL home. If you are noticing different sightings of bed bugs, calling our team at IMEL is the best step for you. However, if you are wondering what the signals are for these bugs, or even what to do to prevent them, continue reading on.

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Traits in Bed Bugs

Around the months of June and into October is when house owners will commonly see different signs of bed bug infestations. When it comes to the bed bug, they are little creatures that will find their way in homes, and especially hotels. This is because during these specific months are when families take their yearly vacations. According to different scientists and our specialists at IMEL Pest Control, these bugs can in fact carry different types of diseases, so it’s best to practice getting rid of them with caution.

When Do Bed Bugs Come Out? 

Bed bugs are typically a type of insect that finds their way roaming around during the nighttime. This is so that they can feed on their prey when they know that we are sleeping. Bed Bugs live off of blood, so being able to do this when we don’t even notice that it is happening is perfect for them. You will commonly know when these pests have been around you if you see the bite marks from them all over your body. If this happens, you will want to call an exterminator right away.

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Where to Look for Bed Bugs?

Bed bugs are known to be tricky creatures to capture. You always want to check your luggage, purse, or any other bags once you get home from a vacation. If you ever stay in a hotel, check the sheets, bedding, and mattress before you tuck in for the night, this is commonly where those are to find them. It might seem silly at first, but it is worth it in the long run. If you ever notice these bugs around your home or even bites from them on you, always call IMEL Pest Control. We are always here to help you in the best ways that we know h