Bedbug Control

Pestline is one of the leading Bed Bugs control companies in Kenya. Bed Bugs are extremely difficult to eliminate and multiply faster than you may think and we have adopted and execute the latest in effective bed bug detection and extermination. For those clients that are in need of our assistance, we can help you get your home or apartment ready. Depending on the treatment process the preparation may vary.

100% Effective & Environmentally Safe Treatment

Our bed bug control services are the most effective in Kenya. We have specifically designed application tools for treatments of crack and crevices and areas where bed bugs hide. This treatment type is the most economical with 100% proven results.

Free Home inspection

If you have evidence of bed bugs infestation or want to help prevent your home against bed bugs, call Pest Control Kenya today for a free inspection. Our pest control field officers are trained to pinpoint bed bug infestation signs on our first visit, we examine your entire home including bedding's, furniture, carpets, cars and linens. Call us today and schedule for a free inspection.

Bed Bug Identification

Beds adults range 4-5 mm long, Nymphs from 1mm long. Oval body shape and flattened from back to underside. Nymphs can survive several weeks without blood meal. Adults can survive up to one year without feeding. Can be found anywhere where people take long periods of time. Bed bugs control include use of liquid sprays such as bed rums and gas fumigation. One treatment may achieve fully treatment if better method of treatment is carried. We offer a free survey and re-treatment if failure in the first control. Being in touch with pest control Kenya gives you piece in mind from bed bugs. Mostly they feed on blood causing skin rushes and person can’t have smooth nights Bed bugs are flat, reddish-brown, oval insects up to 4 to 5 mm long or the size of an apple seed. Swollen and reddish after a blood meal.

Behavior, Diet & Habits

Bed bugs only feed on blood. Under cool conditions, bed bugs have been able to survive up to a tear without a meal. They prefer to be more active at night when the host is asleep found in cracks and crevices, including mattress seams, sheets, furniture, behind baseboards, electrical outlet plates and picture frames. Often found in hotels, where they can travel from room to room and in visitors` luggage or other personal belongings such as purses and briefcases.

Reproduction

Female can deposit one to five eggs a day, and may lay 200 to 500 eggs in a lifetime. Under normal room temperatures and with an adequate food supply, they can live for more than 300 days.

Signs of Bed Bug Infestation.

There are very many possible signs of bed bug activity. The first would be seeing the bugs. Adult bed bugs are about the shape and size of an apple seed. A second sign would be case skins. As the juvenile bugs grow, they shed their skins, discovery of which can indicate their presence. After feeding, bed bugs return to their harborage to hide. They eventually defecate in these areas, which appear as black to brown stains on porous surfaces or black to brown mounds on nonporous surfaces. Bites also may indicate bedbug activity, but further signs will need to be found, since other sources can cause red welts on the skin

More Information

Bed bugs (often misspelled as bedbugs) are small, nocturnal, wingless insects that belong to the family of cimicidae. They feed on human blood and other warm-blooded hosts. They are oval in shape and grow up to4 to 5mm long when fully grown. Their skin color is rust brown to a deeper red brown.bed bugs are also known as “mahogany flats”, red coats” and “chinches.” The adult bed bug does not have wings and has a flattened body.

Bed Bugs Petri Dish

Bed bugs are both dorsoventrally flattened and thin, which creates a great advantage for them. They can hide in unusual places such as behind baseboards, floor cracks, and under carpets or behind loose wallpaper, which can make them difficult to detect. Not only can they be hard to detect, but bed bugs also tend to stay close together and have a distinctively sweet, yet unpleasant smell. Fecal smears on mattresses and nearby furnishings are also signs of bed bug infestation.

Their bites can leave itchy welts on the skin and can cause allergic reactions, such as severe itching, though not everyone reacts to their bite. Bed bugs have existed since the ancient times and are found throughout the world. There are different species of bed bugs, but the common bed bug (cimex lectularius) is particularly adapted to human environments. Other species are known to prefer birds and bats but also will feed on humans if necessary.

Since they can survive in bird nests, they can be seen in houses and buildings that have several bird nests; particularly on rooftops.bed bugs have a react worldwide distribution, due to human travelers who transport tem in luggage, clothing, beddings and furniture. Though they may reside in unusual places, they are also likely to be found in small cracks near a bed or in comforters and bed sheets.

How to Get Rid of Bed Bugs

It’s possible to pick up bed bugs almost any place-they’ve infested offices, stores, hotels, gyms and countless other places. They can hide in your luggage, personal belongings, or even on you, and hitch hike a ride back to your home, condo, townhouse or apartments. Once indoors, they can be extremely difficult to control without the help of an experienced pest specialist.

Control of bed bugs usually requires a combination of methods;

  • A thorough finger tip search should be undertaken in all areas where biting has occurred
  • Bed linen should be removed and put into a hot wash to remove any eggs nymphs and adults
  • Once located should be removed or killed using an insecticidal sprays, and a follow up should be considered because the bed bug infestation is very persistent.

Pestline pest control has introduced an eco-friendly cockroach control service in Kenya, With an intensive understanding of the extent of damage cockroaches can cause, Pestline pest control has developed an in-house integrated program for cockroach control in Kenya and east Africa.

Our technicians assess the situation at the site and employ a combination of highly specialized methods such as gel baiting and trapping to control the cockroach problem at the root, rather than tackling it at the surface alone.

Pestline is the leading cockroach control service provider in Nairobi Kenya. We provide effective and lasting treatment solutions against cockroach infestation in residential and business premises.

Our highly trained pest control field officers provide a quick and reliable service to eliminate cockroach infestation. Cockroach infestation poses a health hazard for they are known to roam in dirty places and can easily spread diseases such as salmonella, dysentery and gastro-enteritis. Call us today for a quick response to stop their multiplication and spread.

The main species of cockroaches are;

  • Common or oriented cockroaches-Malta Orientals %I-Jerrnan cockroach- Blattella Geinanical
  • American Cockroaches- Periplanete Americana
  • Brown handed cockroache- Supella longi pulpa Cockroaches have higher breeding potential because
  • The oothecae contain more eggs
  • Hatching and development periods are shorter
  • Protection of eggs in afforded by the female
  • Preserve like, food poisoning, amoebic dysentery, gastro
  • Human and dog hook worm, tape worms are associated with cockroaches PESTLINE has implemented methods of treating and preventing pests from your premises like:-
  • Baiting, Contact, sprays , smokes, fumigation gel applicants and application
  • Method like proper waste disposal have also being advises to control cockroach
  • Proper house keeping
  • Sealing of potential harborages with contents
  • Insecticide, fumigation and detector are highly used by pest control technicians to prevent roaches