Bed Bugs Heat Treatment Infestation Removal

Bed bugs are not likely dangerous, to do cause issues for home owners.   They are a type of pest that feeds on the blood of humans and pets.  They hide in the places that are not seen easily.  They Bed bugs can live anywhere. The live in behind baseboards, wallpaper in sofa, in beds and behind bed frames. When getting rid of bed bugs they can cause challenges for pest exterminator companies. Following specific steps can result in removing bed bugs

Verify That There Are Signs Of Bed Bugs

Take that necessary steps to check that the bed bugs are active. Verify that you have bed bugs instead of another pest such as flees.  Signs of bed bugs will show blood spots on pillows and sheets. A musty odder, signs of eggs, fecal matter and bed bugs skin will be in the area where bed bugs are located.  The bed bugs are small, flat, brown and oval shaped. Use lighting to check in dark areas to see if there is a presence of bed bugs.

Vacuum And Remove Clutter

If there is an infestation in the area you are checking, a thorough cleaning of the area needs to be completed.   Remove and clean up and clutter that is in the area. Vacuum the mattress, electronics, walls, carpet and dresser drawers. Make sure to clean the area thoroughly to ensure that there no reminisce of bed bugs. Make sure to throw the cleaning contents in to a plastic back that can be closed and sealed once the cleaning is completed.

Wash Linens and Clothing

Remove all clothing and linens in the infected area. Those items will need to be washed and cleaned.  Place all clothing and linen in a plastic bag before taking them out of the room. This will help in making sure that no bed bugs escape to other areas of the home. Wash all bedding, pillowcase, clothing and any fabric items at the highest temperature.  Wash items at 120 degrees to ensure the all bed bugs and eggs are eliminated.  If an item cannot be washed.  Place the item in the dry and run the dryer on the highest temperature.  Some items may not be able to be washed and cleaned.   A bed bug heat treatment process can be used to eliminate any bed bugs.  A professional bed bug exterminator can complete the process and eliminate the bed bugs. Remember bed bugs can live up to a year without a food source in items that are not cleaned.   Using the bed bug heat treatment process can eliminate the bed bugs without having an owner storing belongings in other areas for a prolong time.  Replacing items is the easiest way to get rid of the pests if it is possible.

Recheck Infected Room

The best thing to do after a detailed cleaning and bed bug heat treatment process is completed is to recheck the infected area to make sure that no bed bugs have reemerged. If they have reemerged, another bed bug heat treatment process may need to be completed. There are insecticide that can be use which may need special attention due to the areas that are infected and make people uncomfortable due to the area they are used in.  The safest way to eliminate bed bugs is to use the bed bug heat treatment removal process.  This process is environmental friendly to homeowners and pets.  There is no need for chemicals in the home.   The bed bug heat treatment removal process is cost effective way and environmental friendly way to eliminate bed bugs from any are that is infected.

Contact a professional bed bugs heat treatment exterminator to get professional pest control assistance.  A qualified bed bug heat treat exterminator will provide a detailed path to eliminate the bed bugs infestation.

A bed bug exterminator uses specialty equipment control the infestation.

  • They perform careful inspections along with non-chemical controls (heat treatments, vacuuming and steam treatments) without the use of insecticide treatments.
  • The insecticides used are commercial products requiring special equipment and training and will require the property owner to vacate the home for a period of time.
  • Pest control services use heat treatment (118°F maintained for at least 70 minutes) in target areas.
  • All stages of bed bugs are killed when this is done properly with the heat treatment process.
  • Heat treatment eliminates the infestation of the home without the use of insecticides.
  • Sometimes furniture is removed and heat treated in a container. But, it is not necessary to move or throw away your furniture or belongings, especially from an apartment or condominium.

Call a bed bug exterminator like Pest Busters Omaha to complete the bed bug removal using our bed bug heat treatment removal process.   Our bed bug heat treatment process eliminates bed bugs.

How To Determine If You Have Symptoms of Bed Bugs

Bed Bug Bites on back [/caption]Many times the symptoms of bed bugs may go unnoticed for a short time and are often noticed several days to a week later. A bed bug is a parasite and they travel in groups, living off of human blood and animal blood such as dogs, cats and other pets. Bed bugs tend to live in bedrooms and areas related to sleeping.   They tend to also live behind bed boards and areas that are hidden for our sight.

Symptoms of Bed Bugs

  • the bites may look like other incest bites such as fleas, chiggers and mosquitos
  • the bite are red in color, raised red dots and cause the area to be inflamed
  • the bites will cause the area to be very itchy
  • they appear in a line or circular cluster
  • red dots will often show up on the irritated area during sleep
  • Bed bugs may cause trouble sleeping, skin irritation and an uncomfortable feeling
  • tingling or numbness may occur for some patients.
  • more serious causes can result in nausea or vomiting, fever and difficulty breathing.

Many times the symptoms will be different from patient to patient.  Many  times patients only realize that they have bed bugs when the see evidence of them around beds and mattresses. When a bed bug bites it will release a toxic that will numb the skin. Patients rarely feel the bite and only realize that they have been bitten days later.

Bed Bug Heat Treatments

Heat treatment is one of the most effective ways to eliminate bed bugs with out chemicals. An exterminator will use Heat treatment  equipment to remove Bed bugs. The equipment required to eliminate the bed bugs requires the exterminator to heat the entire room to be in excess of 140 degrees. The temperatures in the walls, mattresses and other enclosed areas will be in excess of 135 degrees for a period of 3 to 4 hours.  Any items that ae sensitive to heat should be removed and from the room during the time of the treatment. Once the treatment is completed that room can be used as soon as the room cools down to a normal temperature. Using heat treatment to eliminate bed bugs is one of the safest ways with out the use of insecticides.

Insecticide Treatments

Insecticide treatments must be conducted by a licensed technician.  The use of insecticides can be a very effective way of controlling bed bugs.  Using insecticides is a fast way to eliminate bed bugs.  A residual insecticide for in door use is used on furniture, cracks and areas where bed bugs reside. Other options for treatment may be freezing infested items, steam applications and heat treatment.  Follow up applications may be need for treatments of infected areas when using a Insecticide treatment.

Qualified Exterminator

Searching for a qualified exterminator is a task home owners should take there time researching the right exterminator. Make sure to take your time researching the local exterminator and the types of service they provide for eliminating bed bugs. Depending on the options and reviews the exterminators provide will help you decide which path to go when deciding to use either heat treatment or an insecticide treatment. Each treatment is different and homeowners need to ensure that they under stand the differences in the types of service.

If you are looking for a quality exterminator or a bed bugs exterminator Omaha area, contact PestBusters at 402-210-1221.