How to battle bed bugs
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) —
Bed bug infestations continue to be a major problem for hotels.
Eric Roby shows you what you need to do to make sure you don't bring home any unwanted guests after your next trip.
Consumer reports says you can avoid the horror of bed bugs when checking into a hotel.
It might sound extreme but to be safe put your luggage in the bathroom as soon as you enter the hotel.
Check the sheets, mattress and box spring for any signs of bed bugs. Look for dark rust colored spots. and exoskeletons, the casings the bugs leave behind. Don't forget to look in and around the headboard, lift and check under the mattress too. If you do find anything it's important to report anything suspicious.