Apartment Therapy: Amanda’s bed bugs are back

August 8, 2007

Bad news: after a month of seeing no bugs, and two treatments, Amanda’s bed bugs have returned.

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Apartmenttherapy.com: Amanda update (#7)

August 1, 2007

Apartment Therapy has ended the suspense with the seventh installment of their “Bed bugs Take Manhattan” report on Amanda’s bed bug saga. Amanda has now had (apparently) one treatment and one follow-up treatment from Metro Pest. (Their protocol is listed here.) Apartment therapy’s Maxwell has the idea that “you have to keep the clothing out” […]

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Over at Apartment Therapy, the bed bugs are back, posing troubling questions for renters

July 24, 2007

Bedbugger has followed the great bed bug saga of Amanda at Apartment Therapy with intense interest, and we have been torn between grateful relief at the apparent bed bug savvy of some of Maxwell’s readers and deep concern over the continuing lack of basic bed bug awareness among the rest, our fellow New Yorkers and […]

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Furniture scavenging: does it appeal, in the age of bed bugs?

June 29, 2007

Well, I know what your answer is, of course! But I am glad to see Maxwell at Apartmenttherapy.com covering this question as a poll. I think it’s great AT is taking bed bugs seriously. After all, it’s a home and design blog. Nothing, nothing screws up a home (or design scheme) like bed bugs. Check […]

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Bedbugs Take Manhattan #6 (Amanda’s update)

June 22, 2007

More from Apartmenttherapy.com yesterday.

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Amanda at Apartmenttherapy.com, part 5

June 20, 2007

Amanda had her first bed bug treatment Monday, as reported in Tuesday’s update: Amanda didn’t sleep at home last night. The exterminator finally arrived (scheduled for noon, came at 5pm) and the work began in earnest. Before he arrived, however, she got a chance to visit her neighbor’s apartment, the one that shares a sheet […]

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ApartmentTherapy’s fourth post on the Amanda bed bug case, since Wednesday

June 18, 2007

Amanda’s bed bug saga has now become an Apartment Therapy regular feature. Today was the fourth report since Wednesday. Last week, Amada was not sure she should to take action after seeing and catching just one bug. She was waiting for a jetsetting neighbor to return home so their place could be inspected too (the […]

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ApartmentTherapy.com still does not quite get the bed bug thing

June 14, 2007

I love apartmenttherapy.com. I really do. But with all due respect, I think Maxwell is still misunderstanding some key points about bed bugs. Two months ago, as you may recall, loyal Bedbugger S. wrote to Maxwell to correct some misinformation in the Apartment Therapy: The Eight Step Home Cure book, which suggested something to the […]

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