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Annapolis Bed Bug Treatments

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Cimex4u LLC
4.9
from 240 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 369 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ryan H.
Verified review

Very professional and knowledgable. Helped find and kill bed bugs on the first visit!

C&D Pest Management
4.8
from 218 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 356 hires on Thumbtack
Cathy D.
Verified review

Candace and Dave are great! It's been about a month since Dave came out to take care of our bed bug problem, and haven't seen any since. He's scheduled to come out this weekend for our follow up visit, this is included in the original price no additional cost. Both are very knowledgeable, quick to return texts and phone calls, an all around pleasure to work with in a stressful situation. AIso very reasonably priced. I highly recommend.

Adam Johnson Pest Control
4.8
from 144 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 285 hires on Thumbtack
Michele R.
Verified review

Adam did an excellent job. I highly recommend him. He even took out the time prior to him coming to make me understand my pest issue and what I needed to did on my part. I ha c en seen a bug since his treatments. He is definitely the way to go! I had service twice before and this is the first time it has worked.

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Ratpack Pest Control
4.8
from 106 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 219 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Glenn D.
Verified review

Mild bed bug infestation. Company rep was very thorough, patient, and professional. I would hire them again.

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My Guy Pest Professionals
4.8
from 99 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 139 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
T. M.
Verified review

Awesome customer service! Thought I might have bed bugs, he came through and checked every crevice in the house. He was thorough and made sure to explain every step to me. He put my fears to rest! I recommend his services to anyone looking for honest and quality service.

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A Star Pest Control
4.9
from 92 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 181 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Casey J.
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Our experience with the extermination services provided by Will White were extraordinary. We were devastated when we found bed bugs in our home and immediately went down the horrific experience of learning about these resilient creatures online. When we contacted Will he was reassuring and patient with us as he explained his processes, warranty, and knowledge about bed bugs. Will lightened the extreme stress that comes with managing bed bugs, not just in his services, but in his commitment to us as customers and in his calm, respectable demeanor. He came to our home within 2 days of the call and thoroughly treated our home. Prior to Will arriving we spent two days processing our home- in ways that Will mandated per warranty and in ways that we thought would be beneficial after doing some research. We placed every cloth article in our home (yes, everything- washcloths, clothes, towels, sheets, curtains, cat toys, pillows, shoes, anything with cloth) that we could into the dryer for 20 minutes on high heat and placed into new black contractor trash bags, sealed tight. We were very careful to keep organized so we knew what had been heat treated and what had not until everything was heat treated. Treated bags were placed in a pile in the middle of a basement room. We ordered bed bug proof mattress covers and box spring covers and pillow covers (kept in package until after extermination treatment). We vacuumed like our life depended on it. Bed bugs like to hide in cracks of wood and our entire house is hardwood, so we neurotically vacuumed every crevace, nook, molding, surface, etc. Then we vacuumed the couch leaving no square millimeter unturned. Literally. We got crazy neurotic with it and I am glad that we did because we found nests hidden in the seams of the cushions, complete with those super tiny sticky white eggs. We bagged up the contents of the vacuum cleaner bag outside and it remained sealed tight in the trash outside. It was a hot sunny couple of days so we placed our vacuumed couch pillows and anything that could not fit into the dryer, into sealed black contractor bags and placed in the car directly in the sun for around 2 hours. We placed heat thermometers in the car, which read 130F after about an hour. Per Cornell University website, the eggs can die after 20 minutes at 115F, so we went overboard in an effort to be entirely sure. We wiped down every window and blank surface with clorox wipes. We essentially had a near empty home, it felt like we were moving. This process takes every bit of two days, sun up to sun down, for a couple with no children in the house and two cats. Getting bed bugs puts you out. Period. Its beyond stressful and embarrassing. But then, after the painful prep process, Will came and treated our home. We were told to stay out of the house for 3 hours. We stayed out for 2 days, just to be sure. When we returned we sealed the beddings with the bed bug proof mattress covers and box spring covers and pillow covers. We didnt vacuum for a week but we sweeped the dust towards the perimeters of the floor and water mopped pathways for ourselves through the house. The house looked like it just had drywall work done- dust everywhere imaginable- drying up those terrible bed bugs. The dust will make you and your pets very very dry in your sinuses and on your skin for a few weeks. We had to replace the AC filter 8 times through the 2 weeks post treatment. About a month after the treatment we noticed an old bedframe in the basement that had bed bugs in it so we removed the frame from the home and called Will. He came out and re-treated right away. It has now been nearly two months since the treatment and we have not found any bed bugs in our home. If you have read anything about these bugs they are incredibly difficult to get rid of. You will not succeed in getting rid of them if you arent painstakingly methodical and detailed about prepping your home before extermination. I credit our diligence in prep and the wonderful work of Will White to the success of the extermination. Getting bed bugs is one of the worst things that can happen to your home. Working with Will made that experience less stressful. I would recommend him to anyone. He is confident without being cocky and has a welcoming personable manner, in addition to an extermination process that works. He never made me feel like a pain when I texted him with multiple questions through the process. He answered my every concern with respect and compassion. It truly was a pleasure working with him.

  • 4 years in business
  • 138 hires on Thumbtack
Catherine H.
Verified review

Anne Arundel Pest Management came in to treat bed bugs, and from the inspection through the first treatment, proved to be responsive, knowledgeable, reliable and thorough. They understood the issue and provided clear and thorough communication about how they would treat it, what I could expect and their follow up and warranty. I felt comfortable in their hands.

EJ's Pest Control
4.3
from 49 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 88 hires on Thumbtack
Mary M.
Verified review

They were really great! Bed bugs are gone and everyone was very friendly and easy to work with.

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Pest Defense LLC
5.0
from 32 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 37 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Megan W.
Verified review

Gino was extremely thorough and explained everything he was doing/treatments etc. Very quick response time and professional interactions - we definitely plan to use Pest Defense again!

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Joe Shmoe Pest Control
5.0
from 23 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 18 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Mike R.
Verified review

Joe took care of my bed bug issue fast and effectively. On top of it, he provided so much value by educating me about preventative measures for other potential bug and rodent issues in my 10 unit apartment complex. I definitely recommend using him. He's punctual, honest, affordable, effective, and just a great friend to have on your team whether you have issues in your single family home or larger multi-family property.

Roe Pest Control
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Scott K.
Verified review

This is a compliment to Chris for what he didn't do. I thought I was getting a baby roach infestation, but it turned out to be some sort of bug (forget the name) that he said feeds off trees and will disappear in a few days. He said that there were no problems, they would go away on his own, and while he could apply a treatment for the few existing bugs (haven't seen a lot, but was still annoying), it wouldn't stop others so he would recommend just having the patience to have this pass. He also gave advice on what I should ask the condo association to do so that this is minimized for next year. I was blown away with his honesty and that he considered this a free inspection, so no charge. If I do need an exterminator, or are asked to recommend one in the future, I'm going to use Chris.

Alleviation Pest Control
3.7
from 3 reviews
    John C.
    Verified review

    Demetrius has been a great help to my family in Washington, DC. First of all, whenever we called he either came that evening or early the next day. I know he was busy and he made a concerted effort to assist us quickly. Second, his professionalism is outstanding. He knows the area well and can pinpoint what rodents or bug issues are immediately. Third, he comes back to make sure the issues are resolved and if they aren't he works hard to complete the job in an unbelievably timely manner. Fourth, he is a lovely man, kind and thoughtful. I cannot recommend Demetrius enough. We are glad we found him and have recommended him without reservations to our entire block.

    Alpha Pest Management
    5.0
    from 2 reviews
    • 7 years in business
    Mario S.
    Verified review

    Took care of bed bugs. Very patient, very knowledgeable and very helpfull. Their prices are very inexpensive compare to other companies.

    Eco Bed Bug Washington DC
    5.0
    from 2 reviews
    • 12 years in business
    • 2 hires on Thumbtack
    Evette O.
    Verified review

    These guys were great. Set an apt for a call and they answered right on time, set an inspection for that same day and did job first thing the next morning as I stayed in my home. The best part, I felt no harm with anything they used. Thank you Eco Bed Bug.

    Fearsome Pest Solutions
    5.0
    from 2 reviews
      Ezra M.
      Verified review

      Fearsome pest solutions was the best find, for my real estate business. They have been just a phone call when I needed them. They have dealt with my ant problem to those dreaded bed bugs... I highly recommend them!!!

      Regional Pest Management
      5.0
      from 2 reviews
      • 16 years in business
      • 5 hires on Thumbtack
      Alexander G.
      Verified review

      We had to call Regional after another company couldn't get rid of my bud bugs! We ended up spending so much money with the first company after they came out on three different instances and the bugs still weren't gone! Regional came out as scheduled, had their bed bug dog run through our home to pinpoint problem areas that weren't treated before, and then used their heat chamber. After one treatment we were finally bed bug free! The dog even came back a week after the treatment to confirm we were free of the bugs for good! Regional was prompt, extremely knowledgeable, and very professional. I wish we had gone with them to begin with and highly recommend them!

      AtOnce Pest
      5.0
      from 2 reviews
      • 13 years in business
      • 1 hire on Thumbtack
      Tanya E.
      Verified review

      I had to stay in one of the hotels in South California for my business trip. When I got back home I noticed some bug bites on me. I started to worry that I brought bed bugs home after noticing the bites. I called AtOnce Pest and spoke with Marc who immediately made me feel better. He took his time to explain how bed bugs travel, how long it takes for infestation to develop, and how it can be treated. He explained that heat treatment is the most effective treatment available today. I preferred it over using chemical treatments. He came in the next day and thoroughly inspected the bedroom. He lifted a king size mattress and box spring for his inspection with a special light. He also inspected the baseboards and carpet for any signs of bed bugs. While heat treatment is generally effective, not all professionals know how to do it properly. To protect your home and get rid of the problem, call AtOnce for help.

      • 8 years in business
      Avery M.
      Verified review

      Had a bed bug treatment from Green Guard and they did a fantastic job! Got rid of our bed bugs in one treatment and still came back for a free follow up. Would highly recommend

      • 11 years in business
      John C.
      Verified review

      Kevin was the best, in every way. I talked to many others, including a big pest control company, but he was 10 times better all around. He always got back to me fast with a text or call. He gave me advice on using home techniques - like a "heater box" which we got from Walmart, not expensive, to heat items including pretty big items in it to kill bugs and eggs. He did an amazingly thorough job of inspecting the day he came for an assessment - looking carefully at every single bed. On the day, he was on time and steam-cleaned the key areas and put down two kinds of eco friendly spray treatment, and we have a 90 day guarantee and he can come reinspect during that time, to update us on the process. He is even going to have a bed-bug smelling dog - amazing! It was a huge relief to get this problem solved. Highly recommended. You will realize once you meet him that he's trustworthy and the best.

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      If you're in Baltimore and seeking a bed bug extermination team that guarantees you get rid of those bed bugs - CALL US NOW.. Our process will make sure those bugs are removed! Call us now if you want to be bed bug free - we guarantee our work!

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      If you're in Baltimore and seeking a bed bug extermination team that guarantees you get rid of those bed bugs - CALL US NOW.. Our process will make sure those bugs are removed! Call us now if you want to be bed bug free - we guarantee our work!

      Q & A

      Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

      How do you get bed bugs and how do you get rid of them?

      The increase in bed bug infestations in the U.S. is a result of increased travel, lack of knowledge about preventing infestations, increased resistance of bed bugs to pesticides, and ineffective pest control practices, explains the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). It’s easy to mistake bed bugs for carpet beetles or similar-looking bugs, so infestations are often not noticed when they first occur. Prevention tips include keeping areas free of clutter, regularly washing sheets and mattress covers in hot water (and don’t forget to wash the laundry bag, too), and vacuuming regularly and safely disposing of the sealed vacuum bag. Not everyone has reactions to bed bug bites, which also may be mistaken for the bites of other pests such as mosquitoes, so timely bed bug extermination depends on identification of bed bug activity. If you notice physical signs of an infestation, contact a bed bug extermination professional as soon as possible to learn about chemical and non-chemical (such as heat) treatment options. An integrated pest management plan may incorporate one or more methods.

      How do you check for bed bugs?

      If you are concerned you have a bed bug infestation, look for physical signs of their presence. Bed bugs love to hide in small, dark spaces and typically come out to feed (generally on human blood) after dark — although they will come out in daylight if hungry enough. The Environmental Protection Agency states that indications of an infestation can include seeing shed exoskeletons of bed bugs, rusty spots on your bedding (which are either bug droppings or bloodstains), live bed bugs, bed bug egg casings, a sweet and musty odor (if the infestation is severe), and evidence of bites on your skin.

      To spot bed bugs, look in and along mattress seams and bedding, in curtain and furniture folds, inside cracks or crevices in the walls, behind picture frames and mirrors, under loose wallpaper seams, on recently used luggage or backpacks, inside electronics, and inside clothing or cluttered areas such as closets. If you see signs of bed bugs, be careful not to disturb them too much as you don’t want them scattering to other parts of your house.

      How long does a bed bug treatment last?

      Bed bug extermination can last forever as long as the treatment killed all the bed bugs (and their eggs) and if new bed bugs are not transported into the location. Factors that can affect the outcome are how severe the infestation is and whether all bed bug sources were properly identified and treated. When working with a pest control professional, the EPA recommends you check and call references; ask if they offer both chemical and non-chemical treatment options, if they recommend both encasements and interceptors, and if they offer two or more service visits and follow-up. Bed bugs are tiny (adults are roughly the size of an apple seed) and can hide anywhere a credit card can slide into. They squeeze into cracks in walls, behind electrical outlet sockets, in bedding, and in other dark places. Learn how to prepare your home for a bed bug treatment for the best outcomes. Michigan State University shares some examples of possible reasons that a bed bug extermination is not 100 percent effective:

      • Not all sources (aka hiding places) of the bed bugs were identified during initial inspection.
      • Not all sources of bed bugs were treated.
      • The insecticides used were not effective or, in the case of heat treatment, there was insufficient contact time.
      • Infested items such as bedding or other materials were reintroduced into a cleaned area.

      How much does it cost to kill bed bugs?

      The cost of bed bug extermination depends primarily on how widespread the pest infestation is and how many rooms need to be treated. Other factors that can affect bed bug extermination costs are the amount of clutter in the location, additional furniture that needs to be treated, and construction of the home. Pest management professionals often have rates for room treatments, which can vary based on these factors. As an example, a pest management company treating a 10-by-15-foot room with light infestation might charge clients about $250, while the same size room with a heavy infestation and large amounts of clutter might cost the clients $300-$400. Clutter and heavier bed bug populations mean more product and longer labor time for the workers. Rates will vary from company to company, and from region to region, but the national average bed bug extermination cost is $320-$400. Bed bug heat treatments are an alternative way to exterminate these pests. Heat treatments are typically charged per square foot and tend to cost more than chemical or non-chemical spray solutions. Although effective, they are not usually recommended for occupied spaces, as the extreme temperatures can damage televisions, window dressings and other home furnishings.

      What is the most effective way to get rid of bed bugs?

      The EPA recommends integrated pest management as the most effective way to get rid of bed bugs. Integrated pest management (IPM) can be carried out by a pest management professional safely and swiftly. The professional will assess the level of infestation in your home or building. The pro will determine the sources of the bed bugs: whether they are hiding in one location, are occupying multiple locations in one room, or have set up camp in multiple locations throughout the house. Based on the severity of the infestation, IPM can include thoroughly cleaning the area using containment protocols (safely packing infested bedding and other items into plastic to be disinfected), the appropriate pesticide treatment, and the necessary follow-up to eliminate any new hatching eggs. The EPA recommends chemical treatments (when safely applied) because “although bed bugs may sometimes be controlled by non-chemical means alone, this approach is often very difficult, potentially less effective, and usually more resource intensive.” Use caution if you attempt to use pesticides yourself. Carefully follow directions and know that some bed bugs have developed resistance to pesticides. Pesticides that are licensed only for use by professionals are known to be stronger and should be applied with the proper tools and techniques.

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