The ClimbUp monitor captures bed bugs trying to get onto or off of your bed. This is a great way to isolate your treated bed so you can finally get some sleep. Talc or baby powder goes into each well. These have been tested extensively at university labs and bed bugs cannot crawl with talc […]
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Episode descriptions for “Seduce Me” follow below. Tuesday, April 20 “Bed Bug”– Bed bugs reproduce in mass numbers. This episode explores the violent nature in which the blood-sucking baby bugs are conceived. “Cuttle Fish” – Male cuttle fish play the field and often “sneak” into harems posing as females. Once infiltration is complete, the male […]
Avoid taking abandoned furniture home. You may be bringing bed bugs home with you. These three pieces of furniture were all seen just driving around running errands in Portland, OR in March 2010.
More informative and literary comments about bed bugs from Alan Good in McSweeneys.
If you have bed bugs (or if you don’t) you may have decided to get a new mattress and/or box spring to deal with bed bugs. Many people choose to add mattress encasements to their mattress and box spring if they have bed bugs, but often people feel better buying a new mattress. However, there […]
The PackTitle provides a fast and safe way to make sure your shoes, backpacks, books, files and album covers are bed bug free using safe heat.The Packtite Bed Bug Oven. Possibly the most useful tool you could have to treat shoes, backpacks, books, papers, hats, coats, pillows, cushions and the list goes on. Heats your […]
Bed bug infestations are on the rise across North America, notably metropolitan areas in the United States and Canada. 3AK6ANJQAHAQ According to industry research, pest management companies report a 71% increase in bed bug calls since 2001 and annual sales from this pest have increased by more than 30% in 2008 over the year prior. […]
Anti-poverty activists gather at the Olympic Countdown Clock on the Vancouver Art Gallery grounds to help kick off the 2010 Poverty Olympics Torch Relay. The torch will visit communities throughout British Columbia in an effort to raise public awareness around poverty-related issues in the province. The 2010 Poverty Olympics will be held on February 7th […]
Bed Bugs Northwest was mentioned in today’s issue of the PSU Vanguard as a reference for more information on bed bug treatment and preparation. If you are living in student housing affected by bed bugs, use caution when using shared furniture in common areas such as libraries, coffee shops, and common lounge areas. Besides being […]
Pretty exciting stuff! You can make a bed bug monitor for $15. We know that bed bugs are all mixed up, right? Instead of trying to get away from people, like normal bugs, bed bugs want to find and eat them. Ok, I exaggerate, they don’t eat people, just their blood. Is there a difference? […]