Bed bugs are considered a common type of household pest in the UK. They tend to thrive in the warmer months between spring and mid-autumn. If you have bed bugs, one of the first signs you may notice is bites. The trouble with bed bug bites is that they look similar to other types of bites. In this guide, we’ll look at some common signs of bed bug infestations that may not actually be what they seem.
Bed bugs are relatively common, so it’s natural to assume that these unwanted visitors could be the cause of bites and itchiness. Sometimes, signs point to a bed bug infestation, but often, there are other causes. Here are some signs that you may be dealing with a different type of intruder.