How to get rid of bed bugs
Many cases of bed bug bites have been reported in various states in the US. Recently, a woman reported biting while she was traveling to a hospital on an ambulance for her medical checkup. Similarly, there have been other cases of common as well as tropical bed bugs in various cities. These cities, of course, include Orlando Florida and the surrounding areas.
With the number of bed bugs increasing with the increase in population, everyone is worried how to get rid of them on their own. Beware, bed bugs are among the most difficult pests to get rid of!
But there is hope and that’s what are bringing you today. This guide will explain all the possible methods and precautions that could help you get rid of these pests.
Taking control of bed bug infestations
If you are thinking of complete control on bed bug manifestation, be prepared. These bugs won’t go away easily.
You need to approach this problem systematically. That means you will devise a plan and then follow the steps carefully.
Find bed bugs
The first step to get rid of bed bugs is to finding them. You will need to identify the problem by inspecting the infested area.
If you are living in a rented apartment and you have found bed bugs, be sure to talk to your landlord. They may be legally responsible for helping you during the treatment.
Choose a treatment for pests
After identifying the infected areas, choose the appropriate treatment. It’s better to talk to your local NeoGuard agent who specializes in pest control.
After you find an appropriate treatment for bugs, be sure to lay out a strategy so that you can monitor and inspect to determine the outcome of the chosen treatment.
Start killing the pests
Before you worry about killing the pests, be sure to prepare for it. Here are the things to do to avoid manifestation from spreading further.
When removing furniture and other items from the affected areas, be sure to put them in sealed plastic bags for treatment.
When you have laid out a plan for killing bugs, start executing it. Make sure that you are using legal and safe methods of pest control. Try to avoid methods that make use of dangerous chemicals to remove bugs.
If you have chosen heat treatment to kill bugs, be sure to call in for professional help. This method isn’t safe for untrained individuals to conduct. You can contact us for help as well.
Although the use of pesticides for pest control at home isn’t recommended, you may have to use it if the manifestation is already out of control. In such cases, be sure to take help from professionals. Be sure you only allow the use of EPA-approved pesticides at your home.
When looking at different treatments for bed bugs, you might feel that the easiest way to get rid of these pests is to use a bug bomb (foggers). They are great to level the entire manifestation but the use of foggers can cause various health issues.
If you are in the Orlando Florida area and don’t want to bother with the research and risk on your own, contact us at the link below for a free consultation.