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Bed Bug Exterminator Toronto. Bed bug control solutions. Reliable and effective pest control solutions for bed bugs. There is no one-solution-fits-all when it comes to bed bugs. We use a variety of methods to eradicate a population, specific solutions to the situation.

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You can say that Toronto is being attacked by bed bugs. More and more cases of bed bug infestations and problems are being reported. While bed bugs are not directly linked to any adverse effects, they cause frustration to those that share the same bed with these blood-sucking critters. Bed bugs almost always feed when their host is sleeping. They can feed continuously for several minutes. When they are done, they can leave a red mark on the skin, similar to the one of a mosquito bite.

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WHAT IS BED BUG CONTROL?

BED BUG EXTERMINATION

Bed bug control or extermination can be conducted using several methods. In some cases a combination of treatments is necessary to effectively reduce a bed bug population. Bed bugs in Toronto are exceptionally hard to remove, these unwanted house guests multiply faster than you might believe. Which is why we’ve adopted and execute the latest in powerful bed bug detection and extermination. The most efficient, safe and effective means to treat for bed bugs in Toronto is to combine several methods and use safe insecticides registered with Health Canada.

STEAM TREATMENT

When properly applied will kill all life stages of a bed bugs, including eggs. Every steam treatment is applied after thoroughly cleaning of the rooms to be treated. Steam treatments have their limitations, as they can be effective only in places where the steam can actually reach.

THERMAL TREATMENT

Conducted using portable heating systems that generate conventional heat in a room. Bed bugs are exposed to temperatures of over 45C. Heat treatments also have their limitations. Applying heat in a room can push the population in adjacent rooms. High temperatures can also damage other articles in the space. You can kill bed bugs by placing certain items in your dryer in high heat.

PESTICIDE TREATMENT

Chemical treatments are considered to be the most effective way to deal with bed bugs. We use pesticides as licensed exterminators and as part of integrated pest management techniques. They are most effective when used by licensed exterminators who are familiar with bed bug behaviour and use pesticides according to the pesticide label. Several pesticides can be used for the treatment of bed bugs:

Liquid insecticides to treat specific spots, aerosol insecticides for treating cracks and crevices, dust formulations are applied in electrical outlets and inside wall voids, and foam formulations can be used depending on the need, on various surfaces. It is advised that you contact us for any such treatment.

Thorough cleaning, vacuuming and washing floors and furniture is an essential step of bed bug control.

HOW DID I GET BED BUGS?

Bed bugs usually enter your home by hitching a ride on clothing, luggage or used furniture. In some cases they can travel from adjoining structures. They find shelter in cracks and crevices in floors, walls, furniture and of course mattresses and bed frames. At night, and when you are in bed, they come out their hiding places and make their way to feed. Bed bugs are not necessarily related to unsanitary conditions, anyone can get them and they can thrive in even the cleanest environments.

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Why us?

IF BED BUGS RETURN WITHIN THE CONTRACTUAL PERIOD SO WILL WE.

If pests return following service and within the guarantee and warranty period we will return at no additional cost. We work hard on keeping our customers pest free. We guarantee every service and provide extensive warranties to make sure pests are gone and our customers are happy. Call The Exterminators for bed bug extermination Toronto solutions.

HOW DO I KNOW I HAVE BED BUGS?

You can tell you have bed bugs from the bite you get when sleeping, or actually finding a bug or egg. Heavy infestations of bed bugs can sometimes be detected from the presence of a strawberry like odor. If you suspect you have bed bugs you can call us to book an inspection. We will give you a definite answer and schedule a treatment if necessary.

BED BUGS BITES

Bed bug bite marks do not appear immediately after the insect has bitten. Sometimes they can take a couple of days for the symptoms to be visible. They are small redish marks that can often be very itchy.  They are often grouped together in a small area on your skin. In extreme cases they can blister or create small hives.

SMEAR MARKS AND EGGS

Seeing insects themselves is a good sign you have a problem. Other common signs include small red or black marks on your sheets or bedding. The red marks are blood marks while the black ones are excrement.

BED BUG INFESTATION

A bedbug infestation is one of the last things you would want on your property, whether it your home or your office. However, if you are already facing one, the only surefire way to get rid of these nasty pests is to hire the services of a professional exterminator. Before you do so, however, it is best to run a check on whether you truly have an infestation, or if it is only a few bed bugs that are causing you trouble, in which case a few immediate control measures can work too. A bed bug infestation will only get worse. The longer you leave the problem unattended the worse it will get.

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BED BUG PREVENTION

Good housekeeping practices will detect most infestations and prevent them from spreading but cannot always prevent them from entering a home. Filling cracks and crevices, and openings such as around water pipes and electrical outlets. Repairing wallpaper and electrical outlets can also help reduce their hiding places. The most important prevention tactic is to be careful not to bring them into your living space the first time around. When you return from a trip you should double and triple check your luggage and clothing. Always check any piece of used furniture and clothing for signs of bed bugs. Bed bug prevention methods should always be taken in consideration especially if you live in an active area or building.

HIRING THE RIGHT BED BUG EXTERMINATOR

With so many companies offering bed bug control services finding the right bed bug exterminator can be a difficult undertaking. It is not only the number of companies but also the many types of treatments offered in the market today. Here are a few things to keep in mind when doing your research on bed bug treatments:

BED BUG CONTROL IS NOT ROCKET SCIENCE

You do not need the very latest and greatest technology to kill bed bugs. Using complicated and often very costly techniques is not necessary. While bed bugs can be resistant to certain insecticides they are not to others. Complicated  heat or freeze treatments are simply not necessary. A combination of insecticide and steam is sufficient to solve most bed bug problems. Do not waste your money on fancy treatments.

HIRE A LICENSED BED BUG EXTERMINATOR

Make sure that the company you hire employees licensed exterminators. Not just licensed technicians. There is a difference. Technicians generally work under the supervision of exterminators and while a technician can perform an extermination you should be getting your money worth when hiring a company for a bed bug treatment. Licensed exterminators have more training and hands-on knowledge.

AFFORDABLE DOESN'T MEAN LESS EFFECTIVE

The cost of a bed bug heat treatment is much higher than a straightforward insecticide and steam treatment combination. Heat treatment rigs cost thousands and a business needs to recoup the cost. Their higher cost also reflects their popularity. Proper preparation on the customers side and proper technique on the exterminators’ side can make sure you don’t have to deal with bed bugs again without spending an arm and a leg.

ASK FOR A GUARANTEE

Every pest control treatment should be guaranteed. While theoretically, pests can make their way back into a dwelling a proper extermination company will protect you from such occurrences at least for the first few months after the treatment. Don’t believe the myths that it is impossible to guarantee an extermination. Keep in mind an insecticide treatment is far more effective in protecting you against insects in the long run. A written guarantee keeps the pest control company honest and you safe against scammers.

TWO SERVICE PROCESS

A proper bed bug treatment is a two-visit process. The first visit is designed to kill most of the insect population while the 2nd visit to make sure any surviving insects or hatchlings do not make it to adulthood. Any and every reputable company will offer the second service. From a customers perspective, the most “intrusive” visit is the first one as that is when the bulk of the work takes place. The second visit followup is to make sure the premises are entirely bed bug free.

NO DOGS NEEDED

Again, there is no need for fancy and costly inspections. You either have bed bugs or you don’t and while trained pest control dogs can detect them so can you, so can I or anyone else who knows what to look for. If the signs are there, then well you have bed bugs. If you keep getting bitten a quick inspection by an experienced exterminator will give you a definite answer. Bed bugs hide in pretty much usual places, under your mattress, in your bed frame, box spring etc.

DO NOT THROW YOUR FURNITURE OUT

Again, there is no need for fancy and costly inspections. You either have bed bugs or you don’t and while trained pest control dogs can detect them so can you, so can I or anyone else who knows what to look for. If the signs are there, then well you have bed bugs. If you keep getting bitten a quick inspection by an experience exterminator will give you a definite answer. Bed bugs hide in pretty much usual places, under your mattress, in your bed frame, box spring etc.

YOU HAVE BED BUGS, NOW WHAT?
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Call us. We can help you diagnose the issue and potentially set up an inspection to verify what we are dealing with. You can also browse our site for more information. It features many bed bug related resources and articles. Call us with any questions or concerns. Our friendly staff will answer any questions you might have and make the appropriate recommendations. Once we confirm the problem we will provide you with bed bug treatment preparation sheet and guide you through the entire process. After the preparation, we will book the first extermination visit. We will followup after a few days and arrange for the second visit.

If you suspect you have bed bugs in the Greater Toronto Area, give us a call. We will walk you through the process and schedule an inspection and treatment. We offer effective bed bug treatments. Call Bed bug exterminator Toronto:

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Bed Bugs Invading Retail and Hospitality Businesses

Retail and hospitality businesses are often the hardest hit by an infestation of bed bugs. People unknowingly carry bed bugs in with them, which allows them to invade businesses. Clothing stores, furniture stores, and hotel chains seem to have some of the biggest issues, though no business seems safe.

It would appear that bed bugs are a common issue. In fact, they are common enough to cause quite a bit of paranoia. People will sometimes call for help, thinking they have bed bugs will furiously itching at themselves, when they do not have bed bugs at all. However, there are also plenty of situations when bed bugs are, in fact, present.

As a business owner, knowing what you can do to protect your business from bed bugs can help you decrease financial loss and customer dissatisfaction. Here are some things you can do to protect yourself and address bed bugs:

  • Train your staff so they know what signs to look for and what they should do if they spot signs of a bed bug infestation.
  • Carefully check upholstered furniture and clothing for signs of bed bugs, including eggs, nymphs, and live adult bed bugs or their excrement.
  • Carefully check areas where customer traffic seems high, such as hotel rooms, lobby areas, and dressing rooms.
  • Make it a point to thoroughly inspect all deliveries and returns you receive for signs of bed bugs before accepting or sending any package.
  • Make sure everyone knows what to do and has the proper equipment on hand to deal with a bed bug infestation, such as sealed bags where they can place clothing and bedding.
  • Contact an exterminator for assistance in dealing with a bed bug infestation, such as The Exterminators, since we will provide you the fastest and most efficient results.

Making sure that your business remains bed bug-free is important. Once we are sure that there are no more bed bugs, we will work with you to make sure it stays that way. We offer you advice so you know what changes you can make and the proper way to teach your staff what signs to look for when dealing with bed bugs.

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Finding bed bugs in your home can make you feel both frustrated and embarrassed. You might think of calling someone to help you, but you also might hesitate out of embarrassment. The important thing to remember is that a bed bug infestation has nothing to do with cleanliness or hygiene. Even the cleanest of homes can have a bed bug problem.

Bed bugs do not discriminate. The only thing they care about is having access to blood from a human host, which is you. Never feel embarrassed to call a professional exterminator for help. We can provide you with our knowledgeable and effective services to ensure your home is free of bed bugs.

When bed bugs invade your home life, it can make things difficult. Your social life might take a hit because you do not want to invite anyone over. Perhaps you also do not want to go anywhere because you do not want to risk carrying an infestation with you. Aside from that, your quality of sleep can also take a hit.

Bed bugs can leave itchy, uncomfortable bites on your body, which can disrupt your sleep. Without a proper night’s sleep, it can take a toll on your physical and mental health. Bed bug bites may also cause an allergic reaction. Rather than putting yourself and your health at risk, allow us to provide you with our bed bug control services.

We ensure that our services are affordable and effective. We believe that no one should have to live with bed bugs, which means it shouldn’t cost you a fortune to deal with the problem. Give us a call today to find out more about the different ways that we can help you handle your bed bug problem. Addditionaly check our articles that can help you dealing with bed bug problem. 

BED BUG QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

BED BUG INSPECTIONS

How to tell if you have bed bugs?

Just as their name suggests, bed bugs most commonly invade beds. That is because the bed is where most people sleep. Therefore, bed bugs can crawl out from their hiding place and seek out your blood as a meal as quickly as possible. Bed bugs prefer to stay as close as possible to their human host, and the bed is the best place for that.

However, you should also look beyond the bed. The bed is not the only place where bed bugs will hide. Knowing where to find bed bugs can help you determine if you have an infestation on your hands. This is why there is value in having a professional exterminator conduct any pest inspection, especially a bed bug inspection. Places where professional bed bug exterminators look for signs of activity include:

Bed Bug Stains
  • Furniture: Search upholstered furniture throughout your home, particularly in your living room. People often spend a majority of time in their living room watching TV or simply relaxing. Search chairs, couches, and ottomans thoroughly for signs of bed bugs. It is important that you check every crack and crevice using a bright flashlight.
  • Pet Areas: If your pet has a pet bed, make sure you check those, too. Although bed bugs prefer humans, they are not against feeding off your pet, too. Short haired pets are particularly at risk. Keep pet bedding regularly vacuumed and cleaned to avoid a bed bug infestation.
  • Wallpaper: Bed bugs will also hide behind wallpaper if necessary. Their goal is to stay out of sight so they are not prone to harm from their enemies, which is humans. You might be their source of food, but you are also their biggest threat.
  • Outlets: Look for signs of bed bugs in electrical outlets. To stay out of sight, bed bugs will sometimes hide within your walls or ceilings. They use the outlet as an entry and exit into your room. You may notice streaks of excrement or even live bugs crawling in and out of the outlet.

At the first sign of an infestation, do not hesitate to give us a call. We are more than happy to help you treat your home or business to ensure it is bed bug-free and stays that way. Hire a professional Bed Bug Exterminator Toronto.

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BED BUG INFESTATION

Will they go away on their own?

No. A bed bug infestation is one of the last things you would want on your property, whether it your home or your office. However, if you are already facing one, the only surefire way to get rid of these nasty pests is to hire the services of a professional exterminator.

Before you do so, however, it is best to run a check on whether you truly have an infestation. If it is indeed bed bugs that are causing you trouble then it is important to act fast and get rid of the problem. If not, then the problem will spread in other areas of the house thus making it harder to get rid of. We recommend immediate action for bed bug control.

Bed bugs not only give you sleepless nights, scaring you with the thought of having an insect feed on your blood, but they also give a general sense of lack of hygiene wherever they deposit themselves. From the nauseous smell they give out to the stains they leave with their fecal matter, the presence of bed bugs is a nuisance on several fronts.

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Here are a few ways to check if you are indeed up against a bed bug infestation. The first sign of a bed bug infestation is when you or your family members, or even visitors or guests in your home, are left with tiny welts that are caused due to bed bug bites. Often, you even fail to notice these insects scampering about. Bed Bugs are quite fast on their tiny feet and quickly find places to hide. Usually the first sign of a problem is getting bitten.

Yet another way to determine the presence of bed bugs is when you begin seeing stains on your bed sheet, comforter or mattress etc. The fecal matter of these insects leave behind dark brown or reddish spots. Fecal stains are usually found in the corners of your mattress or even walls. These spots are easily visible to the naked eye and also have the smell of rotting berries to them.

In fact, depending on the concentration of these stains, and their quantity, you can even roughly determine the extent of the infestation. If it is only a few stains that you have come across, these could indicate the presence of only a few bugs. If the number of stains are many, you are surely up against a full-fledged infestation. You can lift up your mattress or box spring and look for signs yourself. In most cases you will be able to find them in the creases of the mattress like in the picture featured here. Hire a professional Bed Bug Exterminator Toronto.

HoW TO PREVENT A BED BUG INFESTATION

While the best way to handle a bed bug infestation is to call on the services of an extermination agency, there are also certain steps you can take so that the spread of these insects within your household is curtailed. This especially needs to be implemented if you plan to delay hiring the services of professional exterminators.

Vacuuming the infested areas is essential to remove not only the bed bugs but also their eggs. This helps in curtailing the bed bug population and prevents them from spreading to other areas of the home as well as multiplying. Washing any infested bedding with hot water helps too, as does isolating the infected furniture and mattresses etc.

Remember that adult bed bugs can go without a meal for more than a year, and this will tell you just how hardy these creatures are when it comes to surviving against all odds. Therefore, a thorough inspection from an extermination agency, subsequent treatment and regular follow-ups are the only ways to make sure that the dreaded bed bug infestation does not return.

If you are looking for a solution to your bed bug infestation call The Exterminators for a bed bug exterminator Toronto: 647-496-2211

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Bed bug mattress covers

Bed bug mattress covers are a very good tool to help make sure that no bed bugs set up shop in your mattress and box spring. Even if you are in the unfortunate position where you bring the pests into your home the infestation will be easier to control. When you safeguard your mattress and box spring with a cover any pests that might be living there will die off. Once you install the mattress cover the insects will not be able to get to their food source. So given a little bit of time the insects will go away. New pests are prevented from entering your mattress too. For best results, do not remove the encasement for 12 months to ensure that pests do not escape. Keep in mind however, that even if your mattress and box spring is secure insects might still be able to survive in furniture and other areas of your bed room. Bed bug mattress encasements are an economical way to help keep a bed bug problem under control.

Vacuuming bed bugs

Here are a few tips that will help you keep your property one that is free from bed bugs. The presence of bed bugs is a nauseating thought indeed and if your home already doesn’t have a bedbug infestation. The only way they can get in is from another place that has been infested by them. Therefore, bed bugs entering your home is usually a possibility in a limited number of ways.

Firstly, the entry of guests or visitors to your home who already face a bed bug infestation in their homes or places of business is a surefire way of them depositing a few of these creatures onto your territory. Even if they do not suffer from an infestation, they could even have picked up these bugs on their bus or cab ride to your place or in a hotel they had been staying in.

One way to prevent these deposited bed bugs from making your home their own too, is to make sure that the visitor’s area is thoroughly vacuumed after your guests leave. If they have stayed over in your guest bedroom, make sure that the sheets directly go through a cycle of hot water washes and the area around the bed too is vacuumed properly.

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Professionals bed bug exterminators use HEPA vacuums to drastically reduce bed bug numbers. For a vacuum filter to be rated HEPA it must retain all particles .3 microns in size or larger at an efficiency level of 99.97%. While other vacuums can capture bed bugs, unless the filter is fully contained then there is a chance that the vacuum can itself become infested.

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Wash all linens, bedding materials, clothing, stuffed animals, etc., in the highest allowable water temperature and dry on the hottest allowable heat setting.

Remove Bed Bugs From Clothing

Another way to pick up bed bugs is on your travels. Whether it is a hotel room, a dormitory, a waiting room at the bus or train station or even airports, bed bugs are usually found in places where there is a lot of human movement or where we tend to spend long hours. While beds are a favorite haunt with bed bugs, they also frequent clothing knowing that there is always a host around that they can feed off from.Therefore, when you are back from your travels, it is best to change your clothes in an area where you can immediately put the clothes for a spin in the dryer.Bed bugs can also make their way into your home through any used furniture you may buy. If that is the case and you still get bed bugs you can call: 647-496-2211. We are here to help.

Another way to pick up bed bugs is on your travels. Whether it is a hotel room, a dormitory, a waiting room at the bus or train station or even airports, bed bugs are usually found in places where there is a lot of human movement or where we tend to spend long hours. While beds are a favorite haunt with bed bugs, they also frequent chairs or sofas in waiting rooms etc. knowing that there is always a host around that they can feed off from.Therefore, when you are back from your travels, it is best to change your clothes in an area where you can immediately put the clothes for a wash. Moreover, inspecting and vacuuming the luggage and putting all the possible contents for a wash is a good idea too. Bed bugs can also make their way into your home through any used furniture you may buy. If that is the case and you still get bed bugs you can call: 647-496-2211. We are here to help.

HIRE PROFESSIONAL BED BUG EXTERMINATORS

WE WILL PUT AN END TO YOUR BED BUG PROBLEM

INSPECTION

EXTERMINATION

Prevention

Guaranteed Bed Bug Exterminations

Why us?

IF BED BUGS RETURN WITHIN THE CONTRACTUAL PERIOD SO WILL WE.

If pests return following service and within the guarantee and warranty period we will return at no additional cost. We work hard on keeping our customers pest free. We guarantee every service and provide extensive warranties to make sure pests are gone and our customers are happy. Call The Exterminators for bed bug extermination Toronto solutions.