Most bed bug traps and tests can cost $50 or more, but this DIY trap is so simple and cheap that the researchers that came up with it want people to try it themselves. Ideally, it'll catch the earliest stages of an infestation, when the critters are easiest to eradicate. All you need is sugar, water, and yeast.
Don't let the bed bugs bite! Bed bugs are great hitchhikers and can make their way onto you or your belongings. Once in your home, bed bugs can be difficult to get rid of. Here are some tips to help you identify and prevent bed bugs from coming into your home.