Here we are in 2012 with no end in sight to The Great Bed Bug War. As an industry we’ve gotten better at battling the bugs. But from a customer’s perspective, our victories may take too long to achieve, include too much inconvenience and come at too great a cost. Assuredly the bed bugs are not slowing down. Compared to fire ants, gypsy moths and Asian lady beetles, bed bugs swept across the United States in just months while it took those other pests years to establish their foothold in certain regions.