According to local pest control businesses in Yakima, bed bugs are becoming a problem in parts of the community. With the weather warming and yard-sale season starting up there's a chance that you could unknowingly bring an infestation of bed bugs into your home in the way of used bedding and furniture.

Steve Weaver of Weaver Exterminating in Yakima was a guest on Monday's Mike Bastinelli show. He talked about how bedbugs can bite people, may transmit disease, how a single insect can cause an infestation in your home, and what to look for if you suspect you have a problem.

Click this player to listen to the interview.

Part One.

Part Two.