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If you slept on a bed with bed bugs, can the get on your clothes? If so, would washing them, kill them?

If you slept on a bed with bed bugs, can the get on your clothes?  If so, would washing them, kill them?

YES YOU CAN GET THEM: Definitely this is the way to get bedbugs. Have to treat the house if it is your bed and house. If you got them elsewhere, then bag your clothes in plastic including the shoes. Make sure they are all off of your body and hair. If you really want the clothes wash in hot water and dry in very high heat. Really need to treat this asap to avoid the spread and infestation. ...Read more

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Bed Bugs (Definition)

The bed bug is a parasite that is nocturnal. It can be transported on your clothing, luggage, second hand furniture etc. You can even get it using public transportation. It can go up to a year without feeding, so that allows it to just sit and wait until it catches a ride on something or someone. If you live in an apartment complex it may move from one unit to another. It ...Read more


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How do I kill bed bugs?

How do I kill bed bugs?

Call exterminator: The question you posed is complicated- individually, it's easy to squish a bedbug-but from a perspective of eliminating them from your house, it requires the expertise of an experienced exterminator. They can help determine the extent of infestation, the intervention needed, and the steps needed to avoid future reinfestations. ...Read more

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What can you do to kill bed bugs?

Hard to do.: Declutter entire bedroom/ home. Place all junk in tightly check this site for instructions: http://treatmentforbedbugs.Com/sealed plastic & dispose of it. Wash clothing, linens, towels in hot water. Dry on highest heat - then repeat. Place clean items in a sealed bag to prevent re-infestation.Steam clean what you can't place in drier. Vacuum everything using a disposable bag. Seal bag &. ...Read more

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Can using bug spray keep bed bugs away from you?

Can using bug spray keep bed bugs away from you?

You must eradicate: Them! declutter entire bedroom/ home. Place all junk in tightly check this site for instructions: http://treatmentforbedbugs.Com/sealed plastic & dispose of it. Wash clothing, linens, towels in hot water. Dry on highest heat - then repeat. Place clean items in a sealed bag to prevent re-infestation.Steam clean what you can't place in drier. Vacuum everything using a disposable bag. Seal bag. ...Read more

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What are good ways to kill bed bugs and keep them from coming back.?

Bed Bugs: It takes a lot of work - but it will be worth it. Please get list of to do's on this site: <a href="http://treatmentforbedbugs.Com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://treatmentforbedbugs.Com/</a>. To prevent re-infestation.Steam clean what you can't place in drier. Vacuum everything using a disposable bag. Seal bag & dispose of bag. Next, use a steam cleaner everywhere. Use a. ...Read more

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Most preferred natural bed bug spray that works?

You need more than: Spray. You must eradicate the bugs. Declutter entire bedroom/ home. Place all junk in tightly check this site for instructions: http://treatmentforbedbugs.Com/sealed plastic & dispose of it. Wash clothing, linens, towels in hot water. Dry on highest heat - then repeat. Place clean items in a sealed bag to prevent re-infestation.Steam clean what you can't place in drier. Vacuum everything. ...Read more

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I have allergies( hives) that are itchy only during evenings and come on and off times what's wrong with me? Its been almost a month, its not bed bugs cuz we bug sprayed it a week ago just incase. Some hives stay and itch like crazy, some comes on and off

Hives : Hives are a common problem with many potential triggers. You should see an allergist for a variety of food and other tests as well as labs performed to rule out systemic etiologic factors for hives. Medications to relieve the hives can be given. ...Read more

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19 weeks pregnant. I saw a bug on the couch, maybe first bed bug. freaked out and sprayed the couch with rubbing alcohol. Strong smell, is it safe?

19 weeks pregnant. I saw a bug on the couch, maybe first bed bug. freaked out and sprayed the couch with rubbing alcohol. Strong smell, is it safe?

Chemicals/pregnant: Air out the room or go into another room,a single episode for a short period should not be an issue. For the future get some N-99 particle masks at home depot and ventilate to room (open window,fan) or have someone else do this if occurs regularly ( hopefully it will not happen again-) . Don't worry. ...Read more

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I sprayed a lot (5-8 sec) of axe in my bathroom (fan going, door open) in attempts to kill a bug (stupid choice) now my chest burns. What should I do?

I sprayed a lot (5-8 sec) of axe in my bathroom (fan going, door open) in attempts to kill a bug (stupid choice) now my chest burns. What should I do?

This should pass: Chemical irritants can trigger lung symptoms. The effect may pass. You may need to use your inhaler regularly for a time. See a doc if it lasts more than a few hours. ...Read more