What You Need to Know About the Bedbugs Bedbugs can cause one to be very stressed when they invade your home. They are common pests that can affect your home and people do not know much about them. It is important to be educated and also be informed about the ways in which you bedbugs […]
What You Need to Know About the Bedbugs
Bedbugs can cause one to be very stressed when they invade your home. They are common pests that can affect your home and people do not know much about them. It is important to be educated and also be informed about the ways in which you bedbugs can get to your home and also how you can get rid of them.
The bedbugs are oval, and their color is brown and are flat. Because of their flat shape, they can easily slip into a gap which has the thickness of a business card, and this helps them to hide away in spaces as very tiny as in plaster. The way in which they reproduce is by laying many eggs. They are capable of laying hundreds of eggs in a lifetime. This enable the bed bug population to grow tremendously and very fast.
Before the bedbug can mature they shed their skin at least five times. The bedbugs skin will come off when they are enlarged after drinking blood. Sometimes you can get the skin that the bedbugs have shed off on your beddings and this is how you know that they have infested your home.
The bedbugs will normally make their homes on the bed cracks, couches and this gives them the advantage to suck your blood and especially when its dark. With their straw like mouths they can pierce your skin and draw blood from the victim. As the bedbug feeds on your blood, you won’t wake up and notice the bites immediately, as they are painless when they happen. After the bedbugs pierce your skin you might not notice immediately, but through the skin irritation you will notice that they have bitten you. The bedbugs do not cause any diseases, but the main problem is that these bugs spread very fast and also how to get rid of them, they are nasty, irritating and the idea of having small creatures crawling and sucking your blood while you are sleeping is stressful.
You might think that your home is not clean and that is why you have bedbugs but this not the case, and especially because they feed on blood of humans and animals.
Bedbugs will arrive in your home with something, for example furniture’s that you buy and bring home, with language after coming back from a visit and the place had bedbugs. They will spread from one room to the next and also to the neighboring properties by simply crawling.
After realizing that you have unusual bites on your skin, confirm with other members of your house so that you can establish if the bites are from bedbugs.