Everyone knows the importance of a good night’s sleep. Yet there are certain pests who disrupt our lives by taking advantage of the time when we’re not awake to feed on our blood; this eventually becomes a source of anxiety which can deprive us of much-needed rest. Bed bugs can be identified as one of the most irritating kind of pest disrupt our lives. Getting rid of bed bugs is easy if correct action is taken promptly. Yet before actually getting rid of them we have to identify the existence of bed bugs in our homes. In this article I discuss how to identify bed bug eggs on your bed frame.
Although bed bug stains are the easiest way to determine the presence of bed bugs, you can also look for their eggs. Bed bugs lay 1-5 eggs per day. They typically lay them in cracks or on rough surfaces. This makes bed frames a very good place for them to lay eggs. Bed bug eggs are very small – about the size of a poppy seed and difficult to see by the naked eye; you can use a magnifying glass to check for bed bug eggs.
When checking for bed bug eggs, make sure to check all the corners of your bed frame as well as hard to reach inner edges. Using a flash light will make your task easier. Bed bug eggs are normally slightly transparent white colored if they haven’t eaten. Normally there will be five to ten bed bug eggs in a single location. There’s a good chance of live bed bugs near the eggs as well.
Careful inspection according to the above guidelines will help you to identify bed bug eggs in your bed frame. If you find any bed bugs or bed bug eggs you should take immediate action to avoid a full-blown bed bug infestation. It is better to use the service of a professional pest control company to remove bed bugs from your home. Call the exterminators for professional bed bug control in Toronto.