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Questions About Bed Bugs? We Have Answers.

Read up on bed bug removal in Fort Smith, AR

You've probably heard about bed bugs before, but you may have a few questions. Entomolex Pest Control, LLC believes in educating clients about our bed bug services in Fort Smith, AR. We've compiled a list of questions that many of our customers ask us before bed bug removal service.

How can I tell if I have a bed bug infestation?

How can I tell if I have a bed bug infestation?

Aside from physically seeing them, bed bug bites are the biggest indicator. Roughly 70% of the population is allergic to bed bugs. That means that if you're bitten, you may notice:

  • Mosquito-like bite marks
  • Hives
  • Large knot-like pustules
  • Persistent itching

You can also identify an infestation by a coriander-like smell. If you think you need bed bug services, call 479-831-6405 now.

What do bed bugs look like?

Bed bugs are small, reddish brown insects. Adults are about the size of an apple seed while juveniles are about half the adult size. Eggs are white and very small.

Do bed bugs only infest beds and sheets?

Absolutely not. Bed bugs can be found anywhere in the home. They're commonly found in headboards, footboards, switch and power outlets, living room furniture and cracks in walls.

Will a bed bug bite make me sick?

Bed bugs are not a known vector insect, meaning that there are no studies that indicate that they spread illness. Aside from the itching, they are more of a psychological threat than a physical threat.

Who is at risk of getting a bed bug infestation?

Anyone can be at risk of getting bed bugs. People who travel frequently, have medical issues that require frequent trips to medical facilities and are socially engaged are the most at risk. School-aged children are also especially susceptible.

Why should I hire Entomolex Pest Control for bed bug removal?

Bed bugs are our bread and butter. We've eradicated thousands of bed bug infestations. When you work with us, you'll have access to our knowledge, experience and dedicated service.

Do you still have questions? Consult a bed bug removal expert from Entomolex Pest Control in Fort Smith, AR today.