Natural Remedies to Get Rid of Bed Bugs Permanently

Do Natural Remedies Get Rid of Bed Bugs Permanently?

Everyone ‘prefers’ natural remedies for getting rid of bed bugs, not least because they tend to be less toxic. The issue is that natural pesticides aren’t as good at killing bed bugs as synthetic pesticides or heat treatment. Some natural remedies can kill bed bugs, but not get rid of […]

does tea tree oil kill bed bugs?

Is Tea Tree Oil Good for Getting Rid of Bed Bugs?

If you’re wary of using synthetic chemicals to kill bed bugs, you may want to use a natural insecticide spray like tea tree oil. The only problem is that natural bed bug treatments aren’t usually as effective. Tea tree oil is an insecticidal that kills bed bugs instantly, but the […]

does goodwill treat clothes for bed bugs?

Can You Get Bed Bugs from Charity Stores?

Bed bugs are a perennial problem for businesses that deal with people’s donated possessions. Goodwill stores, charity shops, and thrift stores accept pre-owned clothes and furniture from members of the public. Sadly, they don’t always perform adequate checks to ensure that these items aren’t infested with bed bugs. The onus […]

How to Use UV Light to Detect Bed Bugs

How To Use UV Light To Detect Bed Bugs

Finding bed bugs in a dark room is a difficult task, but UV light can make it easier to see them. Bed bugs are hiding experts, so anything that makes detecting bed bugs easier can be beneficial. Phosphors in many insects’ shells absorb ultraviolet light and give off visible light. […]

why do bed bugs hide in curtains?

Do Bed Bugs Live in Curtains?

Bed bugs are difficult to find. Their reputation comes from their ability to live and survive in lots of places around the home. They especially like dark places where they can stay hidden, like curtains. Bed bugs can live in any drapes made of fabric. They are drawn to fabric […]

Do Bed Bugs have wings?

Do Bed Bugs Fly or Have Wings?

Many household pest species have wings and can fly. You rarely see them do so because it draws attention, and everything is within crawling distance. Bed bugs can’t fly because they don’t have wings. Their evolutionary ancestors used to have wings like other bugs. But bed bugs got rid of […]