02/27/2013 | The Importance of Bed Bug Control
Bed bugs can be one of your worst nightmares when it comes to pest infestations. Just hearing the word can cause many to itch and cringe at the thought. The instance of bed bug infestations have been on the rise for the past seven years and are one of the most difficult pests to get rid of – often due to heightened immunity of the effects of chemical sprays that are found at your typical home improvement store.
Fortunately through bed bug control you can get rid of this horrific problem but it’s important to take quick action to avoid a minor issue from becoming massive.
Bed bug identification
The first step in bed bug control is to call in the experts so that the exact location and extent of the infestation can be pinpointed. While you might be tempted to throw out all of your belongings and start anew, professionals can quickly get rid of the problem so that you don’t have to go to extremes.
Assured Environments even uses the latest and greatest high-tech method of bed bug detecting with K9 inspections. This can save you thousands of dollars through quicker and more accurate detection.
Both traditional treatments and the newest methods in bed bug control are available through Assured Environments. Chemical treatments were the standard method for many years, and this option can help control bed bugs and keep them from spreading when they are in an earlier stage of infestation, but it also comes with health risks to residents, pets and the environment.
Heat treatments are one of the best options when it comes to bed bug control as a non-toxic, 100% organic treatment that will not harm our planet, residents or pets. Even those who are sensitive to sprays and chemical smells will not be affected. With the heat allowed to penetrate the tiniest of cracks and crevices - it reaches every bed bug to quickly eradicate the entire in infestation.
This method does require the expertise and knowledge of experienced professionals working together in order for heat treatment to be effective. By calling the licensed, expert technicians at Assured Environments as quickly as possible, you can prevent a bigger problem and end your bed bug nightmare so that you can rest easy.