Preventing Bed Bugs When Buying Mattresses and Furniture
Inspect secondhand or used furniture thoroughly for bed bug signs before bringing them into your home.
Use proven bed bug mattress and box spring encasements
You are strongly cautioned against “scavenging” beds and furniture that have seemingly been discarded and left by the curb for disposal, or behind places of business.
Bed bug infestations are not limited to beds and mattresses, and they can be found on tables, drawers, and even electronics if these items were located in a bedroom or other places that could support an infestation