Camphor is a surprising remedy for eliminating many common household pests. There is a folk remedy that recommends using camphor and mothballs (also called naphthalene balls) to repel house flies. Simply infuse camphor and mothballs in a gallon of water by steeping the ingredients in water overnight. On the next day, filter out the mothballs and camphor out and fill up a … [Read more...] about Does Camphor Kill Bed Bugs?
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Finding a bed bug can be devastating; not only are the effects of bed bug psychological, but they also have a social stigma associated with them. Many of my readers write to me about their bed bug issues. They all have one thing in common: they are traumatized. Their life as they know it is over; their sleep is disturbed. Many are having nightmares about bugs crawling into … [Read more...] about Can Bleach Kill Bed Bugs? How to Use Bleach to Get Rid of Bed Bugs Instantly
Based on most experiences with bed bugs, people who have these problems have one thing in common: they have either traveled someplace for business or pleasure or have had guests staying with them. That is how the majority of homes affected with bed bugs get them in the first place. So what can you do to protect your luggage from bed bugs? Also, how can you tell if you have … [Read more...] about Bed Bugs in Luggage Removal – Avoid Getting Them in Your Suitcases and Backpacks
Are you a book lover? Do you have thousands of books that are now infested with bed bugs? It can be a disheartening situation as you certainly do not want to throw those books out. You might have even wondered what you can do to get rid of bed bugs without damaging all your beloved books. So in this guide, we will cover ways to treat library books for bed bugs and also … [Read more...] about What to Do with Bed Bugs Inside Books
If you are reading this article, chances are you have already treated your home or office for bed bugs. However, bed bugs also leave behind visible signs of infestation; primary ones being blood stains and poop or fecal stains all over your bed, sheets, wooden furniture and even the walls. If you are looking for ways to get rid of bed bug blood stains and fecal stains, … [Read more...] about How To Remove Bed Bug Stains from Walls, Wood and Sheets
Bed bugs are a nuisance and your first thought upon sighting one is how to get rid of them immediately. Naturally, we all want a solution that is readily available in our home so that we do not have to spend time, money or efforts on treatment. When you have bed bugs, the chances are that you are getting bit each night which means you are getting very little sleep. So let … [Read more...] about Can Baking Soda Get Rid of Bed Bugs?
It is 2018, but bed bugs on a plane are very much a reality. Recently, an infant on an Air India flight to Newark suffered serious bed bug bites all over its body. The shocking fact was the bugs were present in the Business Class section and the child’s parents had paid hundreds of thousands of Indian rupees for that seat. The family was later moved to economy class where … [Read more...] about Bed Bugs on Planes: What to Do To Avoid Them
If you have found a bed bug in your home or office, the first reaction you’re likely to experience is panic. While finding a bed bug is not exactly a calamity; it still helps if you can be calm about it. Your next step would be to search for the most effective bed bug treatment options. You will also want to know which chemicals are used by professional exterminators to … [Read more...] about What Chemicals Kill Bed Bugs and Their Eggs?
Native Americans (or indigenous Americans or Red Indians as they were known) had a spiritual approach to almost everything in life. They respected Nature and their medicine men had extensive knowledge about plants and herbs that they used as medicines. They first started using herbs for health when they saw animals dying after eating certain poisonous species of plants. … [Read more...] about Native American Remedies For Bed Bugs
Many homeowners believe it is their fault that they have bedbugs at their place. First of all; know and understand that that is not the case. Bedbugs can enter your home in numerous ways and hitchhiking through guests’ luggage is the most common one. You can also get bed bugs from your neighbors especially if you live in close quarters or apartments. It is a good thing … [Read more...] about What to Do Before And After The Exterminator Comes for Bedbugs