Bed Bugs A Nuisance on Vacation and After
Bed bug bites can be irritating and painful and can easily ruin your vacation if you wake up covered in beg bug bites. What is even worse is if you find out you brought them back home with you from vacation and now there is bed bug infestation in your home and belongings.
There are a few pointers that can help avoid such situations from arising. There are bed bug registries that can be helpful resource that is available to public and lists any known or suspected bed bug outbreaks. They also provide timelines and this helps in choosing or rather avoiding a hotel or accommodation that has been reported as being infested by bugs recently. Using hard sided luggage may be helpful as bed bugs find it difficult to penetrate hard surfaces, thus avoiding any bugs from being carried home in your luggage.
Using Ziploc bags for your belongings is another way of safeguarding yourself from bed bugs as they cannot bite into plastic as well. One of the things is to inspect the room you have rented to ensure it is bug free. If you have the slightest bit of doubt, it would be best to ask for a change in room. It is better to be safe than sorry anytime. Before you leave your hotel, try to check for any bed bug presence in your luggage and belongings to make sure you don’t carry them along with you. If there are any sings in your luggage, the best thing to do would be to decontaminate all your belongings rather than taking the risk of carrying them home and then dealing with bed bug infestation in your home. The best way of doing so would be to wash them with hot water or steam clean them.
IF you feel you have brought bed bugs in your home from trip, the first thing to do would be call Calgary Pest Extermination Company. Pest Force Calgary has been in extermination industry for long with vast experience in terminating bed bugs.