How to get everyone in your building to stop worrying about bed bugs…

August 17, 2011

The bed bug epidemic is hard on landlords. It’s especially true in this case.  In Framingham, Massachusetts, a landlord’s request to inspect a tenant’s home for bed bugs led to a threat: The MetroWest Daily News reports, Richard Cullity, 48, became enraged when his landlord asked for permission to inspect his 93 Grant St. apartment, […]

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Bed bug-infested mattress set on fire by NYCHA cleaner

October 28, 2010

Don’t try this at home! The Daily News reported yesterday that Miriam Ortiz, a cleaner who works in the New York City Housing Authority’s Manhattanville houses has been charged with arson, after setting fire to a bed bug infested mattress. This happened on the 10th floor of a 20-story building. The Daily News noted that […]

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