Kill Bed Bugs

Bed bugs are a constant menace and as they are so tiny and flattened as well are not easily detectable. These blood feeding bugs can be anywhere, between books, inside the switch board, in the tiny cracks, inside your bedding etc. Home remedies are good too to get rid of these unwanted bugs, but using professional help gives you that extra satisfaction, and most of the professionals do a thorough job.

After having a meticulous search of all the possible areas of these bed bugs infestations, the professionals usually apply a spray directly on the bed bugs that kills instantly on contact, using such mixtures like cyfluthrin, pyrethrins and piperonyl butoxide and on the base board and other favorite areas, they spray lambda cyhalothrin. This lambda cyhalothrin is a good choice as its safe to pets and humans after it dries, and kills the bugs slowly as they cross the spray. Professionals also use deltamethrin for treatment of bed bugs. This they inject into bigger crevices, which remains quite strong for about two weeks. Professionals also use gentrol which contains an active S hydroprene, an insect growth regulator that tend to disrupt the normal growth development of the bed bugs. Another anti bed bug is phantom® containing chlorfenapyr which is in fact a non repellent and last for a long period of time.

The success of the professional treatment depends on how thorough the pest control professional is. Of course they are an expert; most treatments only cover such areas within domiciles as curtains, closets, furniture crevices etc and also interior of electrical outlets and behind pictures hanging on walls. You can also have the professionals do a steam cleaning of your mattresses, some higher pest professionals also do agree for vacuuming. Vacuuming alone will not solve the problem, but it can substantially reduce bedbugs' numbers and thus help reduce the population as part of preparing for treatment.

Studies reveal that for best result to keep the bed bugs out is to have professional treatments at least twice. It’s not very easy to get rid of them. Often these bed bugs can reappear or noticed for about two weeks following treatment, although they may be only one or two stray ones. But bed bugs being bed bugs, care need be maintained. Better continue to monitor them after the initial treatment.