Bed bug hiding in between cracks in furniture

Where Do Bed Bugs Hide?

Bed bugs are associated with beds because they survive by hiding in dark, covered hiding spots near food sources. They frequently nestle themselves in among mattress seams, ridges, folds, zippers,…

Bed bug bites on a toddler's feet and ankles

What Do Bed Bug Bites Look Like?

Bed bug bites are small, circular red marks or welts on the skin. They usually itch and may swell up. The nocturnal bloodsuckers usually bite in lines or zigzag patterns…

Line of cars in a lot

How Do I Keep Bed Bugs Out of My Car?

There are a lot of hitchhiker horror stories. There are dozens of movies about it. The Hitchhiker. The Hitcher. The Hitcher II: I’ve Been Waiting. Curve. Quicksilver Highway. Hitchhiker Massacre….

Bed bug on a mattress. How does bed bug heat treatment work?

How Does Bed Bug Heat Treatment Work?

Did you know that four Michigan cities (Detroit, Grand Rapids, Lansing, and Flint) ranked among the worst for bed bugs in 2019? It’s safe to say that Michiganders are looking…

Stains, waste markings, and other signs of a bed bug infestation alongside a bed bug on the underside of a mattress

How Can I Tell If I Have Bed Bugs?

Bed bugs leave behind several signs of their presence in and around the beds they infest. You will notice red, puffy bite marks on your legs, arms, and armpits. Infesting…

Wasps nest

The 4 Worst Pest Infestations You Can Have

All pest infestations are bad. If you have pests, you should get rid of them as quickly and thoroughly as possible. Period. Just because all pest infestations are bad, however,…

Bed Bug close-up

Bed Bugs in Michigan This Summer

This January, we updated you on the situation concerning bed bugs in Michigan. We predicted back then that the problem wouldn’t go away anytime soon, and unfortunately, we were right….

Michigan Bed Bug Report

Bed Bugs in Michigan: a Report

Up until relatively recently, Michigan and most of the rest of the US were almost entirely bed bug-free. Unfortunately, that’s no longer the case. All of a sudden, the beauty…