9 Lies the Internet Tells About Bed Bugs Part 2

March 15, 2018 , Category Bed Bugs

Previously, we shared a few myths and facts that circulate the internet about bed bugs. To save you more time and effort researching, here is part 2 of that fantastic article. You will be a bed bug expert in no time! Remember, the only way to be completely rid of bed bugs, is to contact a professional.
 

9 Lies the Internet Tells About Bed Bugs Part 1

March 7, 2018 , Category Bed Bugs

If you see a bed bug inside your house the first thing you will do is research. With all the myths that are circling around the internet, here are some facts to help you distinquish facts from fiction. Remember, the only way to be completely rid of bed bugs, is to contact a professional.
 

Why Pesticides Don’t Always Remove Bed Bugs

February 13, 2018 , Category Bed Bugs

So what exactly does Rocky Mountain Bed Bug do when they come to treat your house? We use the most thorough treatement on the market, heat treatments! Instead of using chemicals that can cause damage to belongings and humans, we choose the safe and effective way. Here is an article on why the most effective and efficient way to get rid of bedbugs is through heat treatments. 

Do Mosquito Repellents Work for Bed Bugs?

February 8, 2018 , Category Bed Bugs

Have you heard the rumor that you can get rid of bed bugs with insect repellents containing DEET? Unfortunately, it isn't as viable as it sounds. Here is some information about the effects that DEET can have on your home and in relation to fighting bed bugs. I willl give you a hint-- it's not good.

Symptoms and Treatment of Bed Bug Bites

January 23, 2018 , Category Bed Bugs

Bed bug bites can be nasty business. Itchy red marks can be your reaction to the bed bugs saliva. Sometimes these bites can be found in clumps of the same area or in lines across the skin. These bites can be treated using creams or for more extreme cases, a dermatologist. Check out our full recommendation of treatment of bed bug bites here. 

Do You Have Bed Bugs?

January 20, 2018 , Category Bed Bugs

Bed bugs can be sneaky and descrete, but even if your home hasn't gotten to a full scale infestation, they may do more damage than you think. Here is a few ways that you can identify bed bugs in your home before the problem gets out of hand.

Getting Rid Of Bed Bugs

November 13, 2017 , Category Bed Bugs

Getting Rid of Bed Bus is a task that a homeowner cannot do on his own. Call the experts at Rocky Mountain Bed Bug to solve the problem. We service Eastern Idaho and Montana.

How Do I Get Bedbugs and How Can I Avoid Them?

September 13, 2017 , Category Bed Bugs

Bedbug infestation is a menace facing many people today. Its adverse effects have been felt majorly in hotels and residential houses. These pests are quite resilient and can survive several months to a year without feeding. For this reason, they can be rather difficult to eradicate. A licensed bedbug control professional can help you deal with them effectively. Therefore, if you have a bedbug problem in Idaho Falls or Pocatello, Rocky Mountain Bedbug can help you get rid of them through safe methods.

Bedbugs: Facts, Symptoms, Life Cycle and Treatment

September 4, 2017 , Category Bed Bugs

The known facts of today! Bed bugs are parasites which lurk and hide in cracks and crevices near their prey. If you think you have bed bugs contact us today! 

What do bed bug bite look like?

August 23, 2017 , Category Bed Bugs

Identification of Bed Bug Bites
Bed bugs are becoming an increasingly prevalent problem in the United States. Today, they can even be found in five star hotels, and frequently sweep through apartment communities and private homes. These pests can even be found in areas such as Idaho Falls and Pocatello. In order to properly identify a bed bug infestation, it is important to be able to recognize a bed bug bite. 

What are Bed Bugs

August 11, 2017 , Category Bed Bugs

Bed bugs are a parasitic insect that feeds exclusively on blood. The name bed bug is derived from its habitat: a warm house and near or inside bedding and beds or other sleep areas. Bed bugs are mostly nocturnal and feed on their subjects without being noticed. The critters prefer exposed skin such as face, arms and neck of a person that is sleeping.
 

Tips to Prevent Cockroaches

October 21, 2016 , Category Bed Bugs

Cockroach infestations can be extremely frustrating because they are very disgusting and good at surviving. Cockroaches are not only gross, but they can negatively affect your health as well. This is why it is very important to prevent cockroach infestations before they happen by using these tips.

Fun Halloween Activities in Eastern Idaho

October 21, 2016 , Category Bed Bugs

Halloween is quickly approaching, and that means costumes, candy, parties, scary movies, and much more! This time of year is always a blast, and there are tons of fun things to do to celebrate the Halloween season. If you are looking for some fun Halloween activities  in the Eastern Idaho area, here are some fantastic options!

Tips to Keep Rodents from Entering your Home

October 5, 2016 , Category Bed Bugs

As the colder months are approaching, mice, rats, and other rodents are seeking warm environments to escape the harsh winter weather. Unfortunately, your home is a perfect spot for them to escape the cold, and they may be drawn inside during the winter months. It is important to try to prevent infestations from happening before rodents become prevalent in the home. It is much easier to prevent a rodent problem than it is to get rid of them. Here are some great tips to help keep rodents from entering your home .

Items Bed Bugs Can Enter Your Home In

September 29, 2016 , Category Bed Bugs

Once bed bugs gain a foothold in your home, it is extremely difficult to get rid of them. This is why it is crucially important to do everything you can to keep them from entering your home in the first place. One of the best ways to keep them out is to be careful bringing things indoors that they may be hitching a ride in. Here are some items to look out for that bed bugs can typically use to enter your home!

10 Facts you May Not Know About Bed Bugs Part 2

September 20, 2016 , Category Bed Bugs

In part 1 of this entry, we discussed some facts about bed bugs that are probably not well known among the general public. If you haven’t gotten a chance to check out these first 5 facts yet, make sure to do so now! If you are all caught up, then here are the final 5 facts about bed bugs that you may not already know!

10 Facts you May Not Know About Bed Bugs Part 1

September 9, 2016 , Category Bed Bugs

When it comes to bed bugs, there is a lot of common knowledge out there that most people already know. However, there is also a lot of information about these horrible pests that most people probably have not heard before. Here are some facts about bed bugs that you probably haven’t come across before!

8 Common Pest Control Myths Part 2

August 25, 2016 , Category Bed Bugs

In part 1 of this entry, we discussed 4 common myths about pest control, and why they are completely untrue. If you have not read part 1 yet, make sure to do so before continuing reading this entry. If you are all caught up, here are the final 4 common pest control myths!

 

8 Common pest Control Myths Part 1

August 25, 2016 , Category Bed Bugs

Controlling pests has been an important human function for centuries, and tons of information about this subject has been passed on from human to human during this time. Since so much information has changed hands about the topic of pest control, it only makes sense that certain myths would pop up overtime. Here are 8 of the most common pest control myths that are commonly spread, and why they are not true.

Benefits of Thermal Treatments for Pest Control

August 19, 2016 , Category Bed Bugs

Thermal pest management is based on creating temperatures inside of a home or business that is not suitable for a pest to live in. Basically, you tent up an area, and instead of adding chemicals like traditional treatments, you simply pump in hot air, and increase the temperature to a level that will eliminate pests.

8 Tips to Prevent Bed Bugs Part 2

August 12, 2016 , Category Bed Bugs

In part 1 of this entry, we discussed our first 4 tips for how to prevent severe bed bug infestations. If you haven’t gotten a chance to read part 1 yet, make sure to do so, now! If you have read part 1, then here are our final 4 tips for how to prevent bed bug infestations, and make sure they do not become a serious problem.

8 Tips to Prevent Bed Bugs Part 1

August 9, 2016 , Category Bed Bugs

When it comes to creepy-crawly pests, bed bugs have to be toward the top of the list of most annoying. When bed bugs infest an area, they can be extremely difficult to get rid of, and are some of the most persistent insects in the US. Bed bug populations have been exploding across the US, and these bugs are very costly to get rid of.  Here are some great tips to help assure you prevent future bed bug infestations before they become severe.