Sleep tight and try not to let the bedbugs bite. The pest control company Terminix found D.C. had the 13th most requests for bedbug treatments in the first half of 2017.
Bedbugs have been around for years but experts believe their populations are now growing and the bloodsuckers are more resilient than ever.
A Southeast D.C. elementary school will reopen after undergoing thorough cleaning to rid the school of a monthslong bedbug and pest infestation.
D.C. Public Schools said Savoy Elementary School students will not have class Monday and Tuesday, and have yet to determine where they will go for classes after that.
The pest control company Orkin has released its annual list of cities where they made the most bedbug treatments in the past year,
Bug-sniffing dogs found bedbugs at Montgomery County’s Department of Health and Human Services last week. Offices at 401 Hungerford Ave. remain closed until June 2.
The annual list of the top 50 U.S. cities for bedbugs released by the pest control company Orkin sees D.C. at No. 3 in the country, up 11 spots from last year’s list.
The Baltimore headquarters of Maryland’s State Highway Administration is dealing with bedbug sightings for the second time in the past couple of weeks.
WASHINGTON — Tax collectors for the State of Maryland have been forced to stay home this week because bloodsucking parasites have taken over their office. Bedbugs have infested a floor of a state office building in…
WASHINGTON — An Inova Health Systems building in Falls Church has been exterminated for bedbugs, ABC7 reports. An employee called the TV station to report an infestation at the building on Telestar Court, saying management…
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Maryland Department of the Environment is giving some employees the day off after bedbugs were discovered in a portion of the agency’s headquarters building in Baltimore. Agency spokesman Jay Apperson says…
Warmer weather and travel season raise the risk for bedbugs,
but there are precautions that can be taken.
Hi-tech tape, modeled after a home remedy to trap bedbugs, could offer a solution to a problem that leaves sleepers itchy from New York to Hong Kong.
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