Bed Bugs Northwest

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Can I Freeze Bed Bugs?

Will freezing kill bed bugs? When dealing with an infestation I think we all ask ourselves if we can freeze bed bugs as another tool in our bed bug killing arsenal, and the answer is “Yes, but…” As we have learned, bed bugs and their eggs in particular, have evolved to be very durable. For […]

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Scientists Develop Pheromone-Laced Bed Bug Trap

Researchers discover a molecule, a histamine so appealing to bed bugs, that in laboratory tests using human subjects, even hungry bed bugs did not seek out food once in contact with the histamine. Can they invent a substance that will make bed bugs choose to stay hiding, and not to feed? The Simon Fraser University […]

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Subsidized Housing Bed Bug Poster

I was SO HAPPY to see this bed bug poster displayed in the lobby of a large subsidized housing building. The same building previously was a disaster of untreated or ineffective treatment for everything but bed bugs. Needless to say six years ago the low-income building, older brick, three stories, was bed bug heaven. Tenants […]

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