HOW TO PREVENT PEST PROBLEMS
Check for bugs
- Inspect your mattresses, furniture and other belongings.
- Wrap your items in large plastic bags and seal the bags.
- Check electrical appliances and furniture.
During the move and before settling into your new home
Check the following:
- Measures moving companies take regarding pests
- The moving truck
- Your new home
If there are pests in your old or new home, tell the owner and get the problem treated by a professional exterminator.
To find out how to recognize these pests and detect their presence, or to prevent infestations and be aware of what to do in case of an infestation, see the cockroaches and bed bugs advice and prevention pages.