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Bedbugs are very small, reddish brown/dark brown insects that live on blood. Their eggs are very small (about 1mm or less than a 1/16") and the bugs vary from 1.5mm (1/16") to 4.5mm (less than 1/4").
Because they are so small, they can hide between a mattress and box springs, between the mattress and bed frame, in carpets under furniture, and other tiny spaces. They only come out to feed, which makes it difficult to know you have an infestation. Many people don't know until someone reacts to bed bug bites or they notice that sheets and mattress have new, small, blackish colored spots.
According to WebMD, bed bugs don't carry disease. But they are irritating and many people find them disgusting or gross.
The EPA (https://www.epa.gov/bedbugs/getting-rid-bed-bugs) provides some ideas for controlling bed bugs. But doing it yourself is a lot of work (including a lot of research), takes time, and a lot of patience! Many people waste a lot of time trying to control them, but finally give up and call a professional.
The EPA recommends that you consider a professional service, one that is reputable and uses legal and appropriate chemicals. Creepy Crawlers Perimeter Pest Control is your best choice in Madison County Indiana for a company that uses EPA recommended chemicals and has the experience to eliminate your infestation!
In the last couple of years, the bed bug problem in Middletown, IN has grown steadily. If you live in Middletown, Anderson, or somewhere else in Madison County, IN we can help. Our customers in Middletown have been shocked at first, but are very happy with the results of our pest control.