Bed bugs can be the most annoying pests you can find yourself afflicted with. They can enter your home burrowed in clothing and other household items. The bed bugs come out at night and feast on your blood, leaving itchy welts on your skin. Having bed bugs can cause a social stigma as well, as people tend to avoid infested people and places for fear of getting the pests themselves. Getting rid of bed bugs should be left to professionals as anything that a do-it-yourself exterminator might use can be ineffective at best and dangerous at worst. Currently, the top three bed bug control methods include thermal heat remediation, freezing bed bugs, and using insecticides. Of the three methods, thermal heat remediation is seen as the most effective and long lasting. Here are important questions to consider when researching bed bug control methods.