Get Rid Of Bed Bugs Forever Using These Tips

Ever wondered what's causing the itchiness everytime you lay down on your  bed?

Well, it may be infested with bed bugs. These pest are one of the most difficult pest problems to eradicate quickly.

People who don't realize they have a bedbug infestation may attribute the itching and welts to other causes, such as mosquitoes.

Signs of Bed Bugs

- Blood stains on your sheets or pillowcases
- Dark or rusty spots of bedbug excrement on sheets and mattresses, bed clothes, and walls
- Bedbug fecal spots, egg shells, or shed skins in areas where bedbugs hide
- An offensive, musty odor from the bugs' scent glands

The best solution for bed bugs is to hire a pest control company with experience successfully controlling bed bugs.

This can be expensive and beyond the means of many people. If you feel you cannot afford to hire a professional, and want to attempt do-it-yourself bed bug control, there are some things you can do.

1. Clean bedding, linens, curtains, and clothing in hot water and dry them on the highest dryer setting.

2. Place stuffed animals, shoes, and other items that can't be washed in the dryer and run on high for 30 minutes.

3. Use a stiff brush to scrub mattress seams to remove bedbugs and their eggs before vacuuming.

4. Vacuum your bed and surrounding area frequently. After vacuuming, immediately place the vacuum cleaner bag in a plastic bag and place in garbage can outdoors.

5. Encase mattress and box springs with a tightly woven, zippered cover to keep bedbugs from entering or escaping.

6. Repair cracks in plaster and glue down peeling wallpaper to get rid of places bedbugs can hide.Get rid of clutter around the bed.

If your mattress is infested, you may want to get rid of it and get a new one, but take care to rid the rest of your home of bedbugs or they will infest your new mattress.

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