Bed Bugs: More "Just the Facts, Ma'am"

Bed Bugs:
Are nocturnal
Use cryptic harborages
Very small and elusive
Can detect and avoid many chemicals, including cleaning agents, synthetic pyrethroids,
Are often difficult to control.
Complete elimination of an established bed bug population is nearly impossible to accomplish in a single service visit by most PMPs.
Strains of  pesticide resistant bugs have been found