Bed Bugs

Bed Bugs

Size Color
Varies between 4 to 5 mm long; adult bedbugs can be as long as 10mm.
Reddish brown, with a darker abdomen.


These nocturnal creatures are mini vampires; they feed on human blood! Bed bugs are oval shaped with a flattened body, six legs and two antennas. Although you might not actually see them, the clearest sign that you have an infestation is if you or your family members start developing itchy red sores that are caused by their bites. Another good indicator of bed bugs activity is finding blood stains on the sheets. In most cases, bed bugs nest in undisturbed areas like furniture, baseboards, carpets etc.

A little known fact is that these pests can travel up to six meters to feed! Bed Bugs are known for hiding in suitcases, purses, laptop bags etc. That’s the main reason how they introduce themselves in homes, hotels, offices. It’s important to know that they multiply extremely quickly. These creatures can lay up to 500 eggs in just six months you could find yourself surrounded by over 13 000 bed bugs!

How to identify a bed bug infestation? The clearest sign that you have an infestation is if you develop red sores causing itching which is caused by their bites. Bedbugs can leave small red marks and small feces on bedding.

Treat a bed bug infestation If you think you have a bedbug infestation, call a professional right away. Bedbugs are resistant to extreme heat, cold and even drought.

ExterminationSolX is a recognized specialist in bedbug control.
Our service professionals are among the very few specialists recognized by the Quebec Ministry of the Environment.
We have been serving the island of Montreal for over 35 years. Our extensive experience in the pest control industry, combined with our modern tools and technologies, allows us to provide you with a clean and safe solution for all your pest problems.
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Don’t wait to take care of these nasty pests.