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Oklahoma City has many residential pests. Unfortunately, bedbugs are one of the most common pests in our area. The Cimex Lectularius or bedbug are ectoparasites that consume human blood. These pests are properly named since they love hiding in bedrooms. Most of the bedbugs in an infestation are going to hide on mattresses and box springs. If you suspect you have an infestation, it is wise to check these items. They hide here because doing so allows them to stay close to their favorite food source. These pests are roughly 3/16th of an inch so they’re small enough to hide anywhere.
Reasons Bedbugs Are In Your Oklahoma City Home
Bedbugs want to enter residences because they want to suck human blood. When they live in a home with humans, they’ll have an endless supply of food. Ultimately, this is why they’re going to enter homes in Oklahoma City. Bedbugs are tricky pests that can use numerous techniques to enter homes. First and foremost, a lot of Oklahoma City residents like purchased used items so they can save money. They’ll buy used furniture and clothes. It may seem harmless initially, but it could lead to a bedbug infestation. Bedbugs may hide on these items, and you could bring them home with you. Carefully inspect the items before bringing them home. Bedbugs can travel from one dwelling before entering another. If you have bedbugs, some of the bugs may leave your home and go to a neighbor’s place.
Be cautious when staying at motels because some of them may contain bedbugs. Even if you’re staying at a 5-star motel, it could contain these pests. You’ll take them home with you and create a nightmare for yourself.
How Dangerous Are Bedbugs?
You’re likely concerned that bedbugs are going to make you sick. Will they? How dangerous are the bedbugs in your home? Bedbugs bite and suck blood. They will suck blood from humans and warm-blooded animals. However, these pests are not dangerous. Bedbugs have not been known to transmit diseases. A bedbug bite could cause the victim to develop an itchy, red welt.
Ways To Get Rid Of Bedbugs
Are you dealing with a bedbug infestation? Thankfully, there are numerous ways to deal with the problem. Working with a qualified exterminator is likely the best way to do it. A good exterminator will help you identify a good solution for you. Furthermore, they’ll administer the solution so the problem can be eliminated swiftly. Our technicians will carefully examine your home before finding out what will work best. Then, we’ll use one of our bedbug treatments to wipe them out. Below, you’ll find out about some of the bedbug treatments we offer.
Manual Bedbug Treatments
We offer manual bedbug treatments to wipe out bedbugs in confined locations. The method would be great for killing bedbugs in a bedroom or office. Our manual bedbug services are safe because we do not use chemicals. Instead, it is a chemical-free solution to the problem you’re facing. Exterminators can use chemicals for this purpose though, but we don’t have to.
When you sign up for our manual bedbug services, you’ll have to complete a list of preparations. Once you’ve done it, we’ll be able to remove the bugs from your home.
We recommend our heat treatments for residential infestations. When bedbugs invade a residence, using heat is a reliable, quick, and efficient way to wipe them out. The technique is great for removing these pests from cluttered homes. It can treat the entire home simultaneously by raising the home’s temperature. It is effective enough to eliminate bedbugs at all stages, including adults, eggs, and larvae. Usually, it only requires one visit to kill the infestation with heat.
Clients won’t need to prepare much. Another perk associated with our heat treatments is that they’re chemical-free. Diatomaceous Earth can be used to eliminate bedbugs in conjunction with this series. Just remember that the naturally occurring dust is safe.
When dealing with bedbugs in commercial buildings such as motels, take advantage of our fumigation services. It is great for eliminating many bedbugs in large buildings. The preparation requirements are slim, but the client will need to leave the building. Our client and their residents need to leave and stay away for 24 to 48 hours. We’ll let you know when it is safe to return. Vikane or Sulfuryl Fluoride is used to tackle the problem.
Tackling The Issue Without A Professional
You’ve likely thought about tackling the problem on your own. Although it is a possibility, it likely isn’t your best option. The problem is the fact that do-it-yourself methods are erratic and unreliable. You can’t be positive that the DIY techniques are going to deliver satisfactory, consistent results. Plus, some of these techniques may expose you to unnecessary dangers. Working with a qualified exterminator is the most efficient way to deal with it. Plus, a professional will give you peace of mind. Call our office and we’ll tell you more about our services.
We Offer Safe Treatments
We can’t imagine using unsafe products in our clients’ homes. We will never do this. Instead, we aim to fix the problem using natural bedbug treatments and mechanical tools. Depending on the circumstances, our technicians may be required to use conventional products. Don’t worry about it. We’ll take extra steps to keep you safe. First, we’re going to administer EPA-registered products because they’re safe. Despite that, they’re effective. Our technicians are thoroughly trained to ensure they know how to use these products precisely while keeping you safe every step of the way.
The Cost Of Our Bedbug Treatments
We try to provide our Oklahoma City clients with reasonably priced bedbug treatments. We might not be the cheapest, but we believe our prices are worth it. In many cases, we’re going to charge standard prices depending on the size of the client’s home. If we only need to use the standard number of services, the price will depend on the dwelling’s size.
Preventing Bedbug Invasions
It is wise to take steps to prevent bedbugs from entering your home and turning your life upside down. Take steps to carefully check the used items you’ve purchased. Alternatively, you can stop buying used furniture and clothes. Don’t forget to carefully check your motel room when you arrive. Be cautious and make sure that you’re not staying in a room with bedbugs. Finally, properly seal the exterior walls of your dwelling to prevent these pests from getting inside.
When Can You Start?
Contact our Oklahoma City office now. We’ll get back to you within a day or so.