High Risk Factors for Bed Bugs

Below are the top high risk factors that may increase your chances of getting bed bugs at your property type:

Commercial Offices / Industrial Warehouse / Retail Centers



HIGH RISK FACTORS FOR BED BUGS

1. Tenants that have densely packed office cubicles.
2. Tenants that experience high turnover of employees. (call centers, retail, food service, manufacturing, etc.)
3. Tenants that allow employees to bring excessive personal items from home. (blankets, pillows, furniture, etc.)
4. Tenants that have large amounts of customers coming to their space. (attorneys, accountants, banks, etc.)
5. Tenants where employees travels frequently, especially international travel. 


Hotels / Apartments/ Single-Family Homes / Condos / Senior Living



HIGH RISK FACTORS FOR BED BUGS


1. Living quarters that have excessive clutter.
2. Families with individuals that travel frequently, especially international travel.
3. Using second-hand furniture, such as couches, mattresses, bookshelf, etc.
4. Riding public transportation where personal belonging are touching or co-mingling.
5. Working in an environment where bed bugs are present, such as hospitality or multi-family living.