Have bed bugs been affecting your business staging homes? Because bed bugs are excellent travelers, hiding in purses, luggage and being carried from city to city and state to state, most parts of the United States have been under attack of these parasitic insects in the past few months.
Bed bug infestations aren’t only isolated to major centers as they may have been in the past, but smaller towns are also being hit. In a recent article released by Forbes, the two largest exterminators in the US, Orkin and Terminix, were surveyed to “uncover” the top 5 bed bug infested cities in the country.
According to Ron Harrison, Orkin entomologist and director of technical services, the list of cities on the list were chosen based on exterminators’ experience and it is not to say that other areas aren’t as bad.
The following at the Top 5 most bed bug infested cities as reported by Forbes:
- New York
If you’re a home stager in one of these cities, one of the cities on the full list of America’s worst bed bug infested cities or anywhere that has yet to be invaded, and you have a wish to protect your family and your clients from a bed bug infestation, take five seconds to download my free report, Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite: What Home Stagers Need to Know Right Now!
This quick and engaging read will help you prevent a bed bug infestation and how to deal with one if you have one.
So, home stagers, how’s the bed bug situation where you are?
Debra Gould, The Staging Diva®
President, Six Elements Inc. Home Staging
Debra Gould knows how to make money as a home stager and she developed the Staging Diva Home Staging Business Training Program to teach others how to earn a living doing something they love. She is frequently profiled in the media for her home staging expertise and is the author of 5 guides for home stagers.