" Bed bugs Erie problems are similar to other Pennsylvania bed bug problems. There are government resources available throughout the state to help tenants understand their legal rights. For home owners, we recommend using an exterminator. Doing it yourself, is a lower cost alternative, but is difficult."
An increase in bed bug control problems has been reported in Erie County, Pennsylvania. As reported in the Erie Times and News, bed bugs have been reported at Erie Pennsylvania locations such as the Methodist Towers and dormitories at Gannon University.
According to Steve Jacobs, a Pennsylvania State
University entomologist, the infestations not only reflects a global
trend, it is due to several factors including changes in pesticide use,
bed bug resistance to insecticides and the purchase of used furniture
which contains bed bugs.
Insect Surge not Unique to Eris - Local bedbug woes a global problem
- Erie Times Union (Goerie.com)
Bed bugs Reno extermination can cost as much as $350 per room. As mentioned earlier, we suggest getting several quotes since each company will charge a different price and possibly use different methods for getting rid of bed bugs.
We suggest starting with an on line visit or call to Service Magic (1.877.233.1145) network. they provide up to 4 free quotes, and members must be licensed and insured. You can also search our exterminator database .
Reviews from Erie County and other Pennsylvania residents of local exterminators can be found at Angies List.
There are landlord tenant resources available throughout Pennsylvania. Click the link to find the office closes to you to inquire about your rights as a tenant.
In Harrisburg for example, landlords are required to "Exterminate insects and rodents, except where the insects and rodents are in only one dwelling unit." In the City of Harrisburg when a tenant or landlord suspects any housing code violations, they should call the Housing Code Office in City Hall (255-6552).
In Pennsylvania, residents can
contact the Pennsylvania Attorney General's Bureau of Consumer
Protection for help at 1-800-441-2555. Complaints can also be
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