I joined a few bed bug forums on LinkedIn to try and better understand what the thinking is around managing bed bug related issues. Everything from from consumers who have been bitten and are concerned with health related issues to Pest Control Operators and there need to understand best practices associated with results, costs and customer satisfaction. This week there was an "expert" who published a blog piece about bed bug encasements which was also shared in a LinkedIn Bed Bug Forum area. I found the article interesting, thought provoking one specific section of the Q&A format hit the mark for me and the work I have invested in at CleanBrands.
The Bed Bug Exterminator's Blog
You wake up one morning with a few red marks on your right arm. You wonder what has caused this malady—spiders? Mosquitoes? You resolve to shut your windows and clean your kitchen. Then you realize this could be the sign of something far worse; this could be the early signs of a bed bug infestation.