How to Prevent Bed Bugs from Coming Back

For those who live in an apartment, you probably already know that management sometimes schedules routine maintenance, including spraying for pests. But if your apartment or complex was just treated for bed bugs, you may want to know how to prevent bed bugs from coming back. Just in case you either see a bed bug [...]

2020-05-08T10:51:40-07:00February 12th, 2019|Bed Bugs, Do-It-Yourself Pest Control|7 Comments

Taylor’s Bed Bug Nightmare Part 2

You may have heard nightmare bed bug stories on the news or from a friend and wondered, where do bed bugs come from? Or maybe you’ve discovered bed bugs in your home and want to know how they got there and how to get rid of them … for good. In our previous bed bug [...]

2020-05-08T11:34:21-07:00November 3rd, 2016|Bed Bugs, Do-It-Yourself Pest Control|0 Comments

Taylor’s Nightmare Bedbug Story Part 1

Having bed bugs infiltrate your home can be an absolute nightmare. If you are wondering how you might discover an infestation, one of the signs is bed bug bites. Bed bug bites can be red, itchy and unsettling. One of our customers, Taylor, a student at ASU, discovered bed bugs when she moved into her [...]

2020-05-08T11:37:44-07:00October 20th, 2016|Bed Bugs, Do-It-Yourself Pest Control, Other Pests|1 Comment

It’s Not Actually a Bed Bug; Bugs That Look Like Bed Bugs

Telling someone to keep calm when they think they have a bed bug infestation is one thing, but before getting too worked up, it’s important to stop and consider that it may not be bed bugs after all. There are actually many bugs that look like bed bugs, which often lead us to jump (no [...]

2020-05-08T11:41:11-07:00September 22nd, 2016|Bed Bugs|2 Comments

DIY Bed Bug Extermination

They go bump in the night, feed on the blood of mammals, and are always travel-ready. We’re not talking about zombies; they’re even more hellish, and they can wreak a lot of havoc, despite their apple-seed size. You and I know them as bed bugs! These reddish brown, oval sized parasites have been around for [...]

2020-05-08T11:45:03-07:00August 24th, 2016|Bed Bugs, Do-It-Yourself Pest Control|0 Comments

Do Bed Bugs Fly?

As if these creepy crawly pests aren’t disturbing enough, asking “Do bed bugs fly?” is a question some might be afraid to hear the answer to. Bed bugs do have front wings, but those wings have lost their function over time, so bed bugs do not fly. They are also not able to jump long [...]

2020-05-08T11:52:11-07:00June 15th, 2016|Bed Bugs, Do-It-Yourself Pest Control|0 Comments

What’s Biting Me?

We all have experienced being bitten by an insect. Whether mosquitoes, biting flies, mites, bedbugs, fleas, or spiders, nobody likes a bug bite. The swollen or reddened skin, often irritated even more by the insatiable urge to scratch it, makes for a really uncomfortable experience. Then sometimes, adding insult to injury, this attack repeats itself [...]

Make it a Bug Free Holiday Season

Enjoy a Bug Free Holiday Season with gift ideas for the do-it-yourself pest and weed control enthusiast. Bug & Weed Mart sells black lights, gloves, ant bait, glue traps and more!

Bed Bugs: What Do Bed Bugs Look Like?

Bed bugs can be found anywhere and they feed on human blood. When one person in your home gets bed bugs, they can spread to find even more human hosts in a matter of just 24-48 hours or so. What do bed bugs look like, though? Professional bed bug treatments can cost up to $5000! [...]

2020-05-08T13:55:39-07:00March 4th, 2013|Bed Bugs, Do-It-Yourself Pest Control|2 Comments