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Where do bedbugs hide?

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Bedbugs may enter your home undetected through luggage, clothing, used beds and couches, and other items.

Their initial hiding places are typically in mattresses, box springs, bed frames, and headboards where they have easy access to people to bite in the night.

SOURCES:

University of Kentucky College of Agriculture: "Bed Bugs."

Ohio State University Extension Fact Sheet: "Bed Bugs."

The New York City Department of Heath and Mental Hygiene: "Stop Bed Bugs Safely."

University of Nebraska--Lincoln Extension Lancaster County: "Managing Bed Bugs."

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on November 23, 2018

SOURCES:

University of Kentucky College of Agriculture: "Bed Bugs."

Ohio State University Extension Fact Sheet: "Bed Bugs."

The New York City Department of Heath and Mental Hygiene: "Stop Bed Bugs Safely."

University of Nebraska--Lincoln Extension Lancaster County: "Managing Bed Bugs."

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on November 23, 2018

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