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Spectrum Pest Control Featured on Redfin

Redfin, a real estate brokerage company, recently reached out to us at Spectrum Pest Control for an expert opinion on stink bugs and how to get them out of your home. Check out our collaboration with Redfin here - https://www.redfin.com/blog/common-household-pests At Spectrum, we do our best to provide you with the most up to date [...]

By |2019-02-26T19:08:46+00:00February 26th, 2019|Bug Tips & Tricks, Pest Control, Stink Bugs|Comments Off on Spectrum Pest Control Featured on Redfin

How Did I Get Bed Bugs?

How Did I Get Bed Bugs? We get a ton of calls asking this very question “How Did I Get Bedbugs”. Unfortunately, I am not able to give you a definitive answer to where they came from, but I can tell you the top places that you would pick them up and transfer them [...]

By |2019-02-04T16:24:49+00:00February 4th, 2019|Bed Bugs, Bed Bugs Treatment, Bug Tips & Tricks|Comments Off on How Did I Get Bed Bugs?

What Caused The Pittsburgh Bed Bug Epidemic?

  That’s an excellent question, and unfortunately there are probably 500 different answers all of which are correct in their own way.  In my professional opinion a lot of it, rather, most of it has to do with folks travelling.  Whether that be to an exotic destination, going to a relative’s house, or having guests [...]

By |2019-02-04T16:27:29+00:00January 25th, 2019|Bug Tips & Tricks|Comments Off on What Caused The Pittsburgh Bed Bug Epidemic?

How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs

  Every single day when the phone at Spectrum Pest Control starts ringing, I can guarantee I will be taking a call that will be plagued with a multitude frantic homeowner right here in Pittsburgh, all of which are asking the same question: “How do I get rid of bed bugs?!” and every single time [...]

By |2019-03-07T20:06:35+00:00January 22nd, 2019|Bed Bugs Treatment, Bug Tips & Tricks, Pest Control|Comments Off on How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs

Helpful Tips for Preventing Bed Bugs

Most of our customers don’t even know what a bed bug looks like let alone how they can prevent an infestation. If they knew how bad the bed bug epidemic has gotten around Pittsburgh, it would make their skin crawl. I have been in this industry for twenty-five years and up until about ten years [...]

By |2019-01-24T14:57:17+00:00January 21st, 2019|Bed Bugs Treatment, Bug Tips & Tricks|Comments Off on Helpful Tips for Preventing Bed Bugs