Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to page options Skip directly to site content
This image shows a common hiding place for bed bugs in the ribbing of a mattress especially around the corners.

Bed bugs, a problem worldwide, are resurging, causing property loss, expense, and inconvenience. The good news is that bed bugs do not transmit disease. The best way to prevent bed bugs is regular inspection for signs of an infestation.

Image: Bed bugs hiding in the ribbing of a mattress corner.