How do I find bed bugs in a mattress?

Answer Remove BeddingStrip the bed of all sheets and coverings to carefully inspect the mattress. Also, look for signs of bed bugs on bedding and properly treat those areas as well as the mattress.Inspect... Read More »

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How to Kill the Bed Bugs in a Mattress?

Bed bugs got their name because they are often found in your bed. They will feed on you while you sleep. They inject an anti-clotting agent into your blood when they bite you to make their feeding ... Read More »

How do I eliminate bed bugs from a mattress?

Wash BeddingRemove bedding, pillows or any cloth items that were on the bed and place them loosely in a laundry bag (or two). Wash the items in water of at least 120 degrees F, then dry on moderate... Read More »

How to Protect a Mattress From Bed Bugs?

Bed bugs live in walls, mattresses, clothing and anywhere else they can find a place to hide. These bugs are a nuisance because they do bite. Although spraying areas with pesticides can decrease th... Read More »

Which Mattress Protectors Are Recommended to Stop Bed Bugs?

Nearly eliminated through the use of the insecticide DDT in the 20th century, bed bugs (Cimex lectularius) have become more common since DDT was banned as an insecticide in the 1970s. An effective ... Read More »