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DOWNGRADED: BED BUG VIKANE GAS FUMIGATION

DOWNGRADED: BED BUG VIKANE GAS FUMIGATION Vikane gas (sulfuryl fluoride) fumigation is a common means for eliminating termites within the pest industry. In recent years, with the growing number of bed bugs becoming a nationwide epidemic, bed bug sufferers have often opted for Vikane gas as they have found it to be effective in eliminating bed […]

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What to do if your Neighbor has Bed Bugs

Living in duplex housing or multi-unit buildings can pose unique threats when it comes to bed bug infestations. Since Bed bugs can travel approximately 100 feet an hour, if a neighbor has a bed bug infestation, there’s a great possibility for you to become infested too.  So how do you know what to do if […]

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How to Avoid Bed Bugs at College

College dorms can be an ideal place for bed bugs. Students coming from all over the place greatly increase the chances of bringing these hitchhikers with them. When getting settled in, be aware and observant of your surroundings. Investigate all areas you plan to lay down on, sit or stand still in, for any extended […]

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Bed Bug Elimination: Tips for Finding Reputable Providers

Over the last 10 years, bed bug infestations have grown to epidemic levels throughout the United States. This rapid growth has outpaced public and private efforts to accurately and effectively educate society about this challenging pest. Bed Bug victims often feel overwhelmed when trying to find qualified, reputable service providers committed to offering safe, effective […]

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Bed Bug Education

Bed bug infestations have been on the rise over the last few years, leaving many victims feeling bewildered about what to do to eradicate these pasts. Having a basic understanding of bed bugs and how they act is the first step to eradication. See the following for an overview in basic bed bug education. BED […]

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The 2012 most bedbug-infested cities

The 2012 most bedbug-infested cities  Philadelphia has won the dubious title of most bedbug-infested U.S. city, according to the annual Most Bedbug-Infested Cities ranking, released today by Terminix. Philadelphia took the top spot from New York City, which held the title for two years. The 2012 most bedbug-infested cities include:                                                   1. Philadelphia 9. Denver […]

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Case Study: Getting Beyond Bed Bugs

The following case study, submitted by Dow AgroSciences, describes how Global Pest Control and Bed Bugs and Beyond teamed up to solve a nightmare of a bed bug problem by fumigating with Vikane gas fumigant. There are bed bug jobs, and then there are bed bug jobs. Kery Bruzzo has been handling bed bug jobs […]

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Bed Bugs at Work

Bed bugs, bed bugs, bed bugs; just hearing the words make people itchy! Even so, bed bugs continue to dominate the media with reports of them infesting everywhere from movie theaters to retailers, and yes; even possibly your place of business. Bed bugs at work are usually introduced by an employee with an infestation in […]

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NJ State Senate Health Committee Passes Bill for Bed Bug Plan

Big strides in the war against bed bugs were made earlier this week.  On Monday, The New Jersey State Committee passed a bill that would require all healthcare and residential facilities to have a bed bug action plan in place with a licensed exterminator.   “Any facility where people stay overnight should have a plan […]

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Bed Bugs and Beyond expands its provider network nationwide to meet increasing bed bug infestations and customer demand

Expansion follows a reported 81 percent increase in bed bug complaints since 2000 nationwide and industry expert predictions that infestations will increase this summer Bed Bugs and Beyond Consultants—a leading organization in providing education, counseling and pest control operator referrals—today announced its expanded partnership with various select service-providers including professionals who specialize in fumigation, moving […]

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