How to Prepare for Bed Bug Extermination
How to Prepare for Bed Bug Extermination with Clutter Removal:
During the bed bugs clutter removal, store all of your personal items in clear plastic recycling bags. Storing things in these bags makes it easier to keep your things bedbug-free during preparation for bed bug extermination. If anything is discovered to be infested during bed bug prep, keeping them in the plastic bags makes it easier to apply a bed bug treatment to your personal items later. Because your things are being stored in clear plastic recycling bags, it will be easier to identify the content of the bags should you need to get anything from them.
Getting rid of clutter is vital to a good bed bug prep. Clutter removal helps reduce and eliminate hiding places for bed bugs and makes it easier to apply bed bug extermination products, so pack up all your knick knacks and clear some room!
How To Prepare for Bed Bug Extermination | Step One
Remove books, decorations, and other knick knacks from shelves
Clear everything off of any tables - including end tables, or coffee tables
Take down posters, picture frames, clocks, mirrors, etc. from the walls
Empty closets, dressers, and drawers of all clothing
Remove drapes from the windows
Pull furniture out a few inches away from the wall
Take face plates off of electrical outlets
What You’ll Need:
Clear plastic recycling bags
Bed Bugs Clutter Removal:
Bed Bug Prep Method:
Make sure that your things remain in the clear plastic bags until the bed bug extermination is complete. If you must remove anything from the bag prior to the completion of the bed bug treatment, put it back as soon as you are done with it. Personal things may have to be stored in the bags for up to two weeks after bed bug extermination to prevent a repeat bed bug infestation.