Headline-making bed bugs are no joke. They spread easily, are experts at hiding, and feast on you while you sleep. Ugh!
Bed bugs are flat and brown, and only about ¼ inch long. Clues that these uber-pests are in residence are little black dots of excrement and cast-off skins found in mattress seams, corners of drawers, or even behind pictures on the wall.
If it turns out you do indeed have bed bugs, don’t despair. Here’s how to get rid of bed bugs.
Here are some steps to take to help keep bed bugs from returning: