Common Bedroom Insects

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Though bed bugs are the most popular bedroom insects, other pests such as fleas can also be found between the sheets.

These annoying intruders include: Bed Bugs, Fleas, Ants, Cockroaches and Spiders

Bed Bugs in the Bedroom

Known for feeding on humans while they sleep, bed bugs are the most common bedroom pest. Bed bugs are found virtually anywhere humans gather, including single-family homes, apartments, hotels/motels, hospitals and schools. This is because bed bugs are excellent hitchhikers, catching rides from one place to another in suitcases, dirty laundry, and even books. Once they reach their new destination, these nocturnal creatures will typically hide somewhere in the bedroom, oftentimes in bed frames, which provide easy access to human hosts.

Fleas in the Bedroom

Feeding on any warm-blooded mammal, fleas can make their way into the bedroom when attached to household pets, such as cats and dogs. Although they prefer to feed on pets, fleas won’t pass up an opportunity to feed on you or your family if no other food source is around. 

Other Pests in the Bedroom

Although less common bedroom insects, ants, and cockroaches can also be found if crumbs and trash from a late night snack are not cleaned up. Spiders may also build webs in the corners of bedrooms, especially if the room is cluttered.

Why Pests and Insects are Attracted to the Bedroom

Bedrooms provide an ideal environment for pests, as they give them regular access to a food source – us, humans – as well as tons of hiding spots in bed creases and layers of sheets. 

How to Get Rid of Pests and Insects in the Bedroom

Wondering how to get rid of bedroom insects? If you suspect a bed bug infestation or find that other pests made their way into the bedroom, call a licensed pest control professional like Budget Pest Control immediately at 412-318-4912 to determine the extent of the problem and receive a recommendation of an appropriate course of treatment.








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