Short Course on Tips – What You Should Know
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Bed bugs feed on the blood animals which are warm-blooded especially human beings. All bed bugs do not have the same color, but they have dark reddish after they feed on the blood of a person. The specific places where bed bugs are found include sofas, beds and other soft furnishings. They prefer a dark environment so they will mostly attack a person at night when the lights are switched off. They attack a person whenever he or she is asleep. Nowadays, bed bugs have become common both in public and private sheltering places. Getting rid of bed bugs is necessary whenever you notice that you have them in your home. Some of the ways of getting rid of bed bugs are discussed below.
De clutter the room which is infested with bed bugs. There is a high probability that are bed bugs in the items found in a room infested with bed bugs. Remove all the personal items including blankets, electronics, and toys from the room. Bed linen and infested garments should also be removed from the room. The bed linens and infested garments should be washed with hot water to kill any available bed bugs or bed bug eggs. A lot of care must be taken during the removal of the items to avoid transferring the bed bugs to other rooms.
Dismantle bed frames and dresser drawers. Most of the time bed bugs hide in furniture cracks. When you dismantle bed frames and dresser drawers, the bed bugs will be exposed. Bed bugs hiding in the bed frames and dresser drawers should be killed using an insecticide or very hot water. To ensure that no bed bug is left on the dresser drawer and bed frames, you need to clean them thoroughly. Bed fabrics should be removed and cleaned. You can cover the mattress to ensure that bed bugs do not enter or exit from the mattress. Also, pull the dresser drawers away from the walls to expose any bed bugs hiding between the drawers and the walls.
The infested area should be cleaned. A stiff brush should be used to clean the area. All bed bugs’ eggs will be removed when such a brush is used. Vacuum cleaning should be applied when cleaning the cracks and crevices on the furniture. A vacuum cleaner removes all the particles in the crevices and cracks, and hence an insecticide will be effectively sprayed on those areas. Any bed bugs available in the room will also be pulled by the vacuum cleaner.
An insecticide should be sprayed in the room and on the furniture. After the insecticide is sprayed, the room will be free of bed bugs. Aerosal insecticides should be used. The ways mentioned above can be used in bed bugs removal.