Bedbugs are the hitchhikers of the world, with hiding skills honed to perfection They can be unknowingly picked up from existing bedbug infestations, attaching themselves to your clothes, luggage, rucksack, or simply hiding inside furniture and other fabric items. A worldwide, ever-increasing problem as people travel more frequently and the chances of stumbling across bedbug infestations and inadvertently spreading them increases. These biting pests are also becoming an worsening issue in apartment blocks, care homes, hotels, and student accommodation, as once established they are able move easily between rooms, spreading the infestation to other areas.
Bedbugs have been around for over 3500 years with the origins thought to be the Middle East where bats and humans lived in caves. They can be found almost all over the world but can be found more frequently in developed countries like the USA where bedbug infestations have reached epidemic proportions especially in New York, Ohio, Florida, and California.
Size: about the size of an apple seed (5-7 mm or 3/16 - 1/4 inch long)
Appearance: long and brown, with a flat, oval-shaped body (if not fed recently)
Life span: 45- 400 days
Usually the first signs of bedbugs in your home is waking up to bites all over your body. Bedbugs can make you feel that you are unclean and are an increasing problem in residential homes. An ever-increasing problem in the UK and very difficult to eradicate on your own if the infestation takes hold. They can easily spread from room to room and are able to live up to one year without feeding making this an extremely serious problem that poses a dangerous health risk. Bedbug treatment should only be undertaken by a professional company as it is a specialist application which require knowledge and experience as well as the correct insecticides. Give us a call now to schedule a visit.
1 Initial Visit
2 Follow Up
3 Follow Up
Please note that before any treatment commences, the property has to be prepared for treatment. Full instructions will be given at the time of booking. It is imperative that the preparation instructions are adhered to as we are unable to treat premises that have not been prepared correctly.
We have been trading for over twenty five years and have gained a reputation as one of Londons leading pest control providers with our professionalism and customer service, our reviews speak for themsleves.
The Pied Piper have a proven track record and experience covering all types of pest control including Rodents, bed bugs, wasps, fleas, grey squirrels, foxes and birds.
The Pied Piper places health and safety above all else when dealing with the public. Our technicians are constantly attending the latest courses and have regular safety training to allow them to carry out their work safely
The Pied Piper can also provide your business with the following additional services and expertise as these would be an extension of the pest control solutions we provide.
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We will discuss your pest problem and quote you over the phone or arrange a survey and email you a quote asap
Our BPCA qualified technicians will attend your property to provide pest control treatments
We will make sure that after your treatment program is complete your premises will be clear of any pests