Bedbugs are small blood-sucking insects that can live in crevices and cracks in and around your bed. You can be allergic to their bite, and some people may wake with an unexplained skin rash or itchy bump.
Bed bugs are biting back, infesting households across the UK. Here we uncover the facts about bed bugs and dispel some of the myths you may have been led to believe. An adult bed bug can survive for up to a year without a meal If you want to prevent the spread of bed...read more
Bed bugs and dust mites are organisms found in the home that can cause skin irritation and allergies. Bed bugs are often confused for dust mites and the allergic reaction caused by dust mite faeces is regularly mistaken for the reaction caused by bed bug bites. Here,...read more
Bed bugs have the ability to feed on you without waking you, as they inject a numbing agent into your body, preventing you from feeling their bite. Symptoms of bed bug bites vary from person to person. Not everyone will react from a bed bug bite, whereas, others will...read more
If you’ve spotted the tell-tale signs of bed bugs, here’s our advice on how to eliminate bed bugs. Getting rid of bed bugs usually requires chemical treatments. Treating your bed and bedroom with insecticides can be harmful, so it is important to use products that can...read more
It’s important to remember that bed bugs can be found anywhere, from the homes of the rich and famous to well-established hotels. Follow our step by step guide and discover how you can check for bed bugs! Prepare before you check Move all clothing out the way. If...read more
Although bed bugs are not known to transfer dangerous diseases between humans, their presence in the home and the itchy, red spots often left from their bites can be hugely irritating and distressing. If you have bed bugs it’s best to contact a professional to...read more
What are bed bugs? Cimex lectularius, the common bed bug is a small blood-sucking insect that can live in cracks and crevices in and around your bed. Bed bugs are brown, flat, oval-shaped insects that crawl out at night to bite your exposed skin and feed on your...read more