Bed bugs are at an all time high nation wide and are now starting to make their presence in Mid Missouri, but what can you do about it? Some of the best things to do are mattress checks at hotels before you stay the night, inspect second hand items such as furniture and clothes, and make sure to wash your traveled clothes as soon as possible when you return home from vacation. There is no tried and true way to never have bed bugs enter your home, but there are ways to make sure they are properly taken care of. Our General Manager, Jerry Block, was recently interviewed for articles about bed bugs and the come back they are making in our everyday lives in the Jefferson City News Tribune and Vox. Check out the tribune article below. http://www.newstribune.com/articles/2010/09/15/news_local/nt107local06bedbug10.txt If bed bugs have entered your home and you need some advice and expertise, call a friend. You’ll always have one in the pest control business.