CDPHE DOES NOT investigate bedbug infestations because they're considered a nuisance and not a health problem.
Information about bedbugs is available from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
- Recommendations for addressing a bedbug infestation:
- Contact a licensed pest control operator who's experienced and knowledgeable in the inspection, identification and extermination of bedbugs.
- Using insecticides on your own can be dangerous and ineffective, and may even spread the infestation.
- Colorado organizations involved in housing regulations and tenant-landlord mediation include:
Denver County Environmental Health and Housing
(Denver residents only)
Jefferson County Landlord Tenant Issue Line
(Jefferson County residents only)