Bed bugs can be picked up almost anywhere, they have infested offices, stores, hotels, gyms and other high traffic areas. They can hide in your luggage. Rats can enter building with no pest control.Cockroaches can infest apartments and Restaurants
Proper bed bug control requires a watchful eye. To feed on humans, bed bugs want close proximity to the host.
In the bedroom, box springs, headboards and bed framing are favorite spots for these pests. They may also settle into furniture and fixtures that are close to a bed.
Bedrooms are not the only place where bed bugs can be a concern. The feeding doesn’t have to be at night. All bed bugs are looking for are human hosts inactive long enough to provide a meal.
Getting rid of bed bugs is difficult. Any place that humans sit, rest or sleep can be a place that bed bugs are introduced or feed.
Sitting for two hours in a movie theater makes you a target. A favorite recliner in the living room can also make you a target. You can also become a target taking a taxi across town.
Bed bugs have an uncanny ability to spread using unsuspecting people and their belongings as carriers.
Following the steps below will help minimize the chances of you running into bed bugs. More importantly, it will help you minimize the chances of you bringing some home with you.
First, check travel reviews before visiting a hotel, and be careful of those with multiple reports of bed bugs.
When you check into a hotel, check the mattress, headboard, bed frame and pictures for any signs of bed bugs.
Rather than storing luggage on the bed or floor, keep your luggage on the luggage rack.
Avoid storing clothes in dressers and hang clothes that can be hung.
Rats, mice, and rodents feast on garbage and food left around dumpsters and sometimes even inside properties. They carry disease and can create real problems for your guests and residents. Rats and mice are difficult to eradicate once established. To kill them, you need professional experienced service from Stern Environmental Group, your rat, mice, and rodent killing experts.
Rat and Mouse Droppings Can Cause Serious Health Problems
It was filthy and he noticed dried mouse or rat droppings in some areas. A couple of days later, he called in sick with what he thought was the stomach flu – sore joints, headaches, vomiting. He went to bed and never got up! Within two days the clerk was severely ill and weak. His face and eyeballs turned yellow and his blood sugar plummeted. He was rushed to the emergency room where he suffered massive organ failure and died within hours.
A fast-acting virus in the dried rat/mouse droppings killed this young man. Once dry, the droppings disintegrate into a dust that can easily be breathed in or ingested if protective gear is not worn and if exposed skin is not thoroughly washed. The clerk was exposed while sweeping the storeroom. Keep your environments clean and employees safe with our pro-active rat and mouse control programs.