Bedbugger.com https://bedbugger.com Bed bugs: news, information, support Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:08:22 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://bedbugger.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/04/moongravitar.jpg Bedbugger.com https://bedbugger.com 32 32 911 dispatch centers in Jackson infested with bed bugs https://bedbugger.com/2017/06/02/911-dispatch-centers-bed-bugs-jackson/ https://bedbugger.com/2017/06/02/911-dispatch-centers-bed-bugs-jackson/#comments Fri, 02 Jun 2017 10:00:04 +0000 http://bedbugger.com/?p=21898 The following post 911 dispatch centers in Jackson infested with bed bugs appeared first on Bedbugger.com.

Two 911 dispatch centers in Jackson, Mississippi have been infested with bed bugs, according to Mississippi News Now: (If a video does not load above, you can watch it on the MS News Now site.) According to MS News Now, The insects are in two dispatch locations and the city is trying to track down the source. “Our […]

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Four Charleston firehouses infested by bed bugs https://bedbugger.com/2017/06/01/bed-bugs-charleston-firehouses/ https://bedbugger.com/2017/06/01/bed-bugs-charleston-firehouses/#comments Thu, 01 Jun 2017 18:02:01 +0000 http://bedbugger.com/?p=21892 The following post Four Charleston firehouses infested by bed bugs appeared first on Bedbugger.com.

Three Four Charleston, South Carolina firehouses have been infested with bed bugs– these include stations 7, 13 and 20 [as well as number 19 per the update below], as News 2 reports: Due to employee concerns about the residual effects of the pesticides used, the department’s health and safety officer researched and located a mitigation effort that uses high […]

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Lice, not bed bugs, found on Chicago CTA Red Line train https://bedbugger.com/2016/09/29/lice-not-bed-bugs-found-cta-train/ https://bedbugger.com/2016/09/29/lice-not-bed-bugs-found-cta-train/#comments Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:20:22 +0000 http://bedbugger.com/?p=17922 The following post Lice, not bed bugs, found on Chicago CTA Red Line train appeared first on Bedbugger.com.

Were they lice?  Or bed bugs? The pests a Chicago CTA  rider encountered on the train and brought home this week were lice, not bed bugs, yet the media seems reluctant to confirm the ID before running their reports. An ABC 7 Chicago headline last night announced “Bedbugs Reported on CTA Red Line Train”: A train car was […]

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Swiss Army Recruits Battle Bed Bugs in Dormitories https://bedbugger.com/2016/07/06/swiss-army-bed-bugs/ https://bedbugger.com/2016/07/06/swiss-army-bed-bugs/#comments Thu, 07 Jul 2016 00:15:06 +0000 http://bedbugger.com/?p=17516 The following post Swiss Army Recruits Battle Bed Bugs in Dormitories appeared first on Bedbugger.com.

According to Yahoo! News, some Swiss Army recruits are battling a valiant foe: bed bugs in infantry training school dormitories: The defense department said Monday that a parents’ day event planned for July 16 is being cancelled because bedbugs have appeared in dormitories and fabrics used by three companies at an infantry training school in […]

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Alcohol is a very flammable contact killer for bed bugs https://bedbugger.com/2016/01/11/alcohol-is-a-very-flammable-contact-killer-for-bed-bugs/ https://bedbugger.com/2016/01/11/alcohol-is-a-very-flammable-contact-killer-for-bed-bugs/#comments Mon, 11 Jan 2016 18:25:50 +0000 http://bedbugger.com/?p=17479 The following post Alcohol is a very flammable contact killer for bed bugs appeared first on Bedbugger.com.

Another person has set their apartment building on fire in response to bed bugs.  And this time, he was badly hurt. According to Man trying to destroy bedbugs sets apartment ablaze in the Detroit Free Press, on Sunday at 4:30 am, a man in Detroit’s St. Antoine Gardens apartment complex (near Wayne State University) doused […]

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How do I avoid bed bugs when buying used furniture? https://bedbugger.com/2015/11/21/avoid-bed-bugs-when-buying-used-furniture-online/ https://bedbugger.com/2015/11/21/avoid-bed-bugs-when-buying-used-furniture-online/#comments Sun, 22 Nov 2015 00:29:25 +0000 http://bedbugger.com/?p=17458 The following post How do I avoid bed bugs when buying used furniture? appeared first on Bedbugger.com.

An anonymous reader, let’s call her “Fiona,” asks via our contact form, “I’m trying to find reliable information about buying secondhand teak furniture [online] and how concerned I should be about bedbugs, which precautions should I take (if any), etc. I’m specifically thinking of a teak coffee table (not too many places to hide, etc., […]

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Detroit tenant watched alcohol-sprayed floor ignite https://bedbugger.com/2015/11/05/detroit-tenant-watched-alcohol-sprayed-floor-ignite/ https://bedbugger.com/2015/11/05/detroit-tenant-watched-alcohol-sprayed-floor-ignite/#comments Thu, 05 Nov 2015 19:36:07 +0000 http://bedbugger.com/?p=17439 The following post Detroit tenant watched alcohol-sprayed floor ignite appeared first on Bedbugger.com.

This is an update from our story last night on the bed bug treatment-related fire in Detroit. The tenant who accidentally started the fire in Detroit on Tuesday has now spoken to journalists, offering a heartbreaking apology for her actions: According to Fox 2 News, the tenant had bed bugs for a whole year, and […]

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Bed bug treatment with smoke bomb destroys building in 3-alarm fire https://bedbugger.com/2015/11/05/attempt-at-bed-bug-treatment-destroys-building-in-3-alarm-fire/ https://bedbugger.com/2015/11/05/attempt-at-bed-bug-treatment-destroys-building-in-3-alarm-fire/#comments Thu, 05 Nov 2015 05:27:44 +0000 http://bedbugger.com/?p=17429 The following post Bed bug treatment with smoke bomb destroys building in 3-alarm fire appeared first on Bedbugger.com.

A Detroit apartment building burned for five hours in a 3-alarm fire and five people were injured due to a tenant’s attempt to treat bed bugs with a smoke bomb (which the tenant then attempted to put out with a pillow, causing the fire), according to Fox News Detroit. According to the Fox News report, […]

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Bed bugs discovered at Saratoga Springs city hall https://bedbugger.com/2015/11/02/bed-bugs-discovered-at-saratoga-springs-city-hall/ https://bedbugger.com/2015/11/02/bed-bugs-discovered-at-saratoga-springs-city-hall/#comments Mon, 02 Nov 2015 05:35:12 +0000 http://bedbugger.com/?p=17347 The following post Bed bugs discovered at Saratoga Springs city hall appeared first on Bedbugger.com.

Bed bugs have apparently been hanging out at City Hall in Saratoga Springs, New York. Some local politicians are using them in a mudslinging match as the local election season heats up. According to The Saratogian News on Friday, … the issue of bedbugs was hurled at incumbent Public Works Commissioner Anthony “Skip” Scirocco by […]

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Jury awards $100K in Red Roof Inn bed bug lawsuit https://bedbugger.com/2015/09/23/jury-awards-100k-in-bed-bug-lawsuit/ https://bedbugger.com/2015/09/23/jury-awards-100k-in-bed-bug-lawsuit/#comments Wed, 23 Sep 2015 22:38:33 +0000 http://bedbugger.com/?p=17338 The following post Jury awards $100K in Red Roof Inn bed bug lawsuit appeared first on Bedbugger.com.

A woman has been awarded $100,000 in a bed bug lawsuit she filed after allegedly encountering the bugs in a Maryland Red Roof Inn, according to the Washington Post: Stacey Belle, of Winston Salem, N.C., said she stayed for one night in January 2014 at one of the chain’s hotels in the 6100 block of […]

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