Bed Bugs

Bed Bugs are a growing problem in the United States, with massive increases in incidents of bed bug infestations over the past 20 years. Although bed bugs may seem like an "old world" pest issue, these biting pests have come full circle in attacking United States residents. Over the last few years American Pest Control has seen an increase in bed bug infestations while providing pest control services in Athens, GA., and the surrounding areas.

We use Mattress Safe mattress encasements and Active Guard box spring encasements.


Bed bugs can strike almost any resident, and can be very tough to prevent so be sure to visit our learning center page on bed bugs to learn more about these biting pests and tips to prevent them. We also offer bed bug mattress encasements as a preventative measure to protect your mattress from a bed bug infestation.


American Pest Control's bed bug removal process is an 8-week program that uses precise inspections before and after treatment to ensure the complete removal of bed bugs.

  • 1.An American Pest Control technician will perform a thorough inspection of the property to identify problem areas.
  • 2.Once the problem is identified, the technician will construct a unique pest removal plan to adequately eradicate bed bugs from the home.
  • 3.The removal process includes treatment with specialized products and bed bug mattress encasements.
  • 4.After treatment, the technician will inspect the area again as needed up to 8 weeks to ensure the bed bugs have been entirely eradicated.

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