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Bed Bug Information

Bed bugs are flat, reddish-brown, oval insects up to 4 to 5 mm long or the size of an apple seed. Swollen and reddish after a blood meal.
Feeding, Behavior, Diet & Habits
Bed bugs only feed on blood. Under cool conditions, bed bugs have been able to survive up to a year without a meal.
They prefer to be more active at night when the host is asleep. Bed bugs are found in cracks and crevices, including mattress seams, sheets, furniture, […]


How spring cleaning Helps prevent pests

Although spring cleaning is not a favorite task for most homeowners, a thorough cleaning does offer many benefits beyond a cleaner home and tidier yard. For example, a clean space reduces the number of pests that will see your home and yard as a place to live and reproduce.
Less Clutter to Hide In
If your basement is a full of dark and cluttered corners, pests will have no trouble finding a place to live. Rodents and a variety of bugs will find […]


Understanding Termite Treatment and Contracts

So you have a termite problem, or maybe you just want to prevent one. You call two or three local companies to come out and give you a quote. They all give you different prices and different types of treatments to choose from. How do you know which one to choose? Well, first of all, it depends on what type of termites you have.
In most cases in Nairobi, you will either be dealing with a Drywood Termite or a Subterranean Termite. And […]


Bed Bugs 101: A Beginner’s Guide to the most Dreaded Human Pest

Let’s cut to the chase.
Bed bugs are causing a massive social stigma in Kenya today. Think about the blame games
going around. Owner of the house blames house help or they might say “Oh I think I got
them(bed bugs) from a matatu”.
Hotels too are constantly worried about someone throwing a bad review about them on an
online platform like TripAdvisor.
The worst part is some people are going through this psychological and mental torture without
confirming first if what’s bothering them are real […]