Bed Bugs? You need Grand Rapids' best exTerminator: GR PEST CONTROL
Grand Rapids is ranked in the top 20 cities for bed bugs… So, you’ve come to the right place for a bed bug exterminator…
If we chose which pest control service was most requested in West Michigan, it would be bed bug exterminator services. Even WZZM recently published an article titled “Grand Rapids ranks among top 20 cities for bed bugs.” Bed Bug Treatment is complex, but we are here to explain the complete road to extermination and your freedom! As always, give us a call or email us now!
So here’s how our bed bug treatment plan works…
- Firstly, our plan is for the interior of the home only. Treatment is focused on the bed, mattress, under the bed, bed stands and ALL nearby furniture in the home. Any drawers must be pulled out and prepared to be treated.
- Secondly, treatment will also focus on cracks & crevices. Places like along the baseboards, nearby window sills, and doors are key target areas. If the home has hardwood floors, treatment will be focused between slats on the floor also.
- Finally, treatment can take up to 30 days before the bed bugs are completely eradicated, therefore we do not schedule re-treatments until after the 30 days.
Important bed bugs warranty. How you play a role…
Bed bugs extermination services are a 90-day warranty. The client is responsible preparing the infected space. This preparation must be done BEFORE the technician comes. Contact us for a detailed prep checklist or send us an email.
Bed Bug Service is a prepay only service.
It’s important to know extermination services are prepay only. The customer must send the payment before any service is performed. Bed Bug extermination is a premium service. We only accept credit card payments, cash, cashier’s check or money order before services begin.
Frequently Asked Questions about bed bugs:
What is a bed bug?
A. Tiny, parasitic insects who live off the blood of humans or other warm-blooded animals. Also called traveler bugs, they climb into suitcases or other belongings and are unwittingly carried by people into their homes. Check out Wikipedia for more information!
Where do bed bugs live?
A. They hide in dark corners in daylight and emerge at night to explore your residence. Once night falls, the bed bugs come out and feed on human hosts. Bed bugs make their homes in mattresses, behind headboards, picture frames, wall sockets and other areas where they can hide until dark. Check out Wikipedia for more information!
Do we have leave our apartment/home?
A. Yes, All people and pets need to remain out of the treated areas for a minimum of SIX hours, longer if a doctor recommended (due to breathing problems or sensitivity to products being used).
Do I need to prepare other rooms besides my bedroom?
A. Yes. Bedrooms, living rooms, bathrooms, and dining rooms should all be treated. If the furniture/bed has been moved from room to room before treatment then all rooms the furniture/bed were in must be treated and need to be prepared for service as well. Please have these rooms prepared and ready for service using the attached prep sheet.
What about preparing the floor areas?
A. Make sure to pick up all pet food and water bowls, children toys, and pet toys off of the furniture and floor areas.
Can I prepare just the room I think the bugs are in?
A. Bed bugs are very difficult to get rid of, and eliminating them can cost a homeowner several hundred dollars. Everything in the house has to be treated to fully eradicate them.