How to Prepare for Bed Bug Extermination
Bed bug treatment often goes wrong because many people do not know how to prepare for bed bug extermination properly. Bed bug prep is an extremely important part of bed bug treatment, and many bed bug extermination companies do not offer it as a service. Instead, preparation for bed bug extermination is normally left up to the client to complete - not the bed bug professional.
Whether you’re hiring a professional bed bug exterminator, or performing a DIY bed bug extermination this bed bug prep checklist is the best way to make sure that you know how to prepare for bed bug extermination the right way. The bed bug exterminators at our sister company BedBug911 consult this same bed bug prep checklist for their own bed bug treatment services.
Bed Bug Prep Checklist
Step One: Bed Bugs Clutter Removal
Having clutter around the house just gives bed bugs a place to hide from bed bug treatment. Pack up all of your knick knacks and clutter into clear plastic recycling bags and keep it away from the extermination zone. Read More.
Step Two: Bed Bug Laundry
Doing bed bug laundry is the easiest way to kill bed bugs in the washing machine or dryer. Use this method as a 2-in-1 bed bug prep and bed bug treatment for delicate personal items. Read More.
Step Three: Bed Bugs Cleaning
Use a specialized HEPA vacuum and industrial bed bug steamer to pre-treat your property for bed bugs. When done correctly, a bed bugs cleaning can eliminate up to 85% of bed bug infestation before bed bug treatment begins. Read More.