Anonymous on 02/28/2011
The building has (according to other tenants) multiple units with bedbugs - at least 4 out of 8. One new tenant moved out/broke lease six months in, allegedly because the problem was so bad in that unit.
I have had bites and repeated encounters (including at least four captured bugs) over the past several months. Each time I have sprayed Bedlam on the mattress (which IS enclosed) and Alpine bedbug spray on the suspected areas, washed bedding and any clothes that were feasibly exposed, and
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checked area surrounding bed (bed frame, base boards, furniture, etc.). Never found a nest in the apartment, and encounters are usually around 3 weeks apart, leading us to believe the bugs are repeatedly straying from another unit.
Our unit also had bedbugs in approximately 2008; that time also no nests were found - the exterminator sprayed and things remained uneventful until recent months. After being bite-free for about 3-4 weeks and beginning to 'relax,' I awoke yesterday with 13 bites on my stomach and chest; I now plan to move from the building and wanted it known/recorded that there are problems as the landlord has dismissed others claiming bedbugs as liars.