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How to Check for Bed Bugs in a Hotel: 5 Easy Steps

When traveling, the last thing you want to think about is bed bugs. Unfortunately, bed bugs often infest hotels, so we recommend that travelers inspect their rooms for signs of these pests before getting too comfortable. At Smith’s Pest Management, we have been providing pest management services in the San Francisco Bay Area for over 15 years. In this blog, we’re sharing how to inspect for bed bugs in your hotel room so you can avoid bringing these critters home. Before You Get Started Don’t

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All The Ways Bed Bugs Get Into San Francisco Bay Area Homes

How guarded is your home? Do your doors and windows have spacing around them? Is your foundation filled with cracks, gaps, and openings? Do you have window/door screens that are a little worse for wear and need to be replaced? Some homes have none of these problems and are like fortresses in terms of pest prevention. Unfortunately, no matter how sealed your home is, it will never be guarded against bed bugs. These small, blood-feeding pests are not like other insects. To help you better

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The Best Way To Deal With Bed Bugs In Your Monterey Bay Area Home

Bed bugs are one of the most feared and hated pests in Monterey Bay, California, and they have a reputation for being very difficult to deal with. While they might be small, these pests can infest throughout a home in no time, and trying to eradicate the entire infestation can be nearly impossible without assistance. Bed bugs are known for biting people while we sleep to get a blood meal. These bites can be itchy and annoying and even cause some health issues such as insomnia

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How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs: 5 Effective Steps

When you lie down in bed each night, the last thing you want to think about is bed bugs. For over 15 years, we’ve provided bed bug control services to customers in the San Francisco Bay Area and Central Coast. In this post, we’ll share our top strategies for eliminating bed bugs on your own. Before You Get Started Take these steps before you begin your DIY bed bug treatment program: 1. Make sure you have the go-ahead for treatment If you live in a

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