Can Bed Bugs Climb Metal

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My bed frame is made entirely out of metal and holds the bed at least a good inches off the ground. Because the legs are metal, does that mean that bed bugs won t be able to climb up into the bed? I read somewhere that they have problems climbing polished surfaces, but I don t know if that applies to all . Let us start, naturally, with beds. A metal frame will not necessarily deter bed bugs. Much has been made of the fact that bed bugs teeny tiny feet do not gain traction on smooth surfaces. This is true, the experts say, but the surface has to be really smooth..