Bed Bugs

$895.00 Initial Chemical Treatment

$195.00 Follow up Treatments

Don't let the Bed Bugs bite...

How do I prepare for treatment?


Empire Pest Control will provide a detailed instruction checklist on what to do before your scheduled treatment. Proper preparation is essential to ensure the most effective results. Please note: Empire Pest Control will not provide treament to property that has need meet the checklist preparations.




What are Bed Bugs?


Bed Bugs are parasitic insects that feed on the blood of humans.




What do Bed Bugs look like?


Adult bed bugs look like an apple seed. They are oval shape and are reddish brown in color.




Can I see Bed Bugs?


Yes, while they are visable to the naked eye they are most active at nighttime due to crypitic natures they are not seen in the day as often.




Where do they hide?


Because they are flat and small they are able to squeeze into tiny cracks and cervices on the mattress and box spring, behind headboards and inside furniture. The adults, nymphs and egss are often together in a protected area in clusters.




How did I get them?


Bed Bugs are hitchhikers. They travel in luggage, furniture and on clothing. They are found in hotels, movie theaters, trains, buses, airplanes and plus more public places where people are at rest for a period of time.




What does a Bed Bug bite look like?


While they can be difficult to distinguish from flea or mosquito bites because not all skin reactions are the same. A bed bugs bites the exposed skin of a human while they are sleeping or at rest, which will often include the face, neck, arms and hands. The Bed Bug uses an anesthetic to numb your skin so you will not feel the bite, this can cause an allergic reaction. While some people find they don't have a visable reaction others may have raised red bumps or blemish-like skin irritation with mild to severe discomfort and itching.




Can I treat for Bed Bugs myself?


We do not suggest that you attempt to do treatment with do-it-yourself remedies. Even for our trained technicians treating bed bugs can be difficults. We suggest you leave it to a professional.




How many treatments are required?


This answer can vary, because bed bug eggs are very small and can be harder to locate they can survive treatment. They prior treatment residue may not have an affect on the nymphs and an additional treatment would be necessary.




Will I need to replace my mattress and furniture?


In most cases we do not recommend that you dispose of these items as they can be treated successfully and inspected.




How much will my treatment be?


This again can vary due to the size of the home and size of the infestation. Price can vary on the types of treatment, how many follow up treatments need and added accessories such as mattress covers. We recommend getting a quote for treatment, then will we give you the correct pricing for your home along with the checklist to complete prior to treatment.