Bed Bugs in New Jersey

New Jersey infestations of bedbugs

BedBugs in a New Jersey rooming house. Here’s what everyone can learn.

When we created the it was so you could learn from the mistakes [and a few success stories] of others. Today’s headline / story about Bedbugs in rental properties in Somerville New Jersey gives us LOTS to learn.

Hello my tasty-human friends. I’m MrBedBug, Chief SpokesBug for and EcoBugFREE, the BedBug Eliminator. I am a TV star on MrBedBug-TV on YouTube and Editor of the BedBug News

BedBugs are a growing problem EVERYWHERE, but there are enough stories about Bedbugs in rental properties, low-income housing, shelters and cheap motels to keep the cliché’ about Bedbugs alive and well. Much of the myth and folk-lore, that “I” [the famous MrBedbug] rant about comes from situations like this. Lets take a look at THIS news item from “” and the Gannet News Co.

The first thing we find is an old house, converted to a rooming house, renting individual rooms. Just like a hotel or motel, this is the perfect breeding ground for BedBugs in New Jersey, or elsewhere, because of the transient population.

BedBugs are hitchhikers. They cling to any fabric that smells like a tasty-human all-you-can-eat buffet. Bedbugs don’t like “poor” people. They like people who a mobile, moving from place to place. Once an infestation starts, the more potential transportation-options that interact with those Bedbugs, the greater the distribution across a rooming house, a hotel, a city of a State. Curious how it can effect YOU? Just ask the folks who live in any of the Top 50 Most BedBug Infested Cities.

The next thing we can learn from this story is: BedBugs are the […]