Are you doing everything you can to protect your family from bed bugs? Protect the residents from bed bugs very seriously Unfortunately, it seems that they are on the rise. Nobody knows for sure why there is a surge of bed bugs in Doral, but common explanations are increased foreign travel, the exchanging of second-hand furniture, and the close proximity of living quarters. The idea of them in your home is likely to strike fear in you. Unlike harmless spiders, they aren’t something that you can just ignore. While you’re sleeping, they come out to feed on you. They do this by piercing the skin with a stylet (basically, a long part of its mouth). It sounds disgusting, but they will use this stylet to saw through the tissue to find blood vessels. A bed bug typically feeds on a human for five minutes before returning to its hiding spot. This area where there has fed will usually swell up and itch quite a bit. It’s not uncommon not notice the bed bugs They will usually hide in the crevices around your bed and lay their eggs in the seams of the bed. You will know if you have them either from the bite marks and swelling, or from your bedsheets. Also, if you notice blood or fecal spots on your bedsheets, you should call us immediately. You should not sleep in your home if you suspect that you have a infestation. If you wake up with bite marks, think you saw a bed bug, or you have blood or fecal spots on your bedsheets, you should call our experts immediately! Not all bug treatments are the same, so contact us at (305) 290-4283 today to have our licensed specialists come out to your home.