Non-Chemical Bed Bug Treatment
If you’ve ever had bed bugs, you know that they’re quite the nuisance. These pesky critters cause many Americans nationwide to lose much needed sleep at night and due to this problem, many experts in the field of insecticides have found a number of methods to alleviate the issue of bed bugs.
Oftentimes, the pesticides used puts homeowners in the position of having to leave their place of residence while the home is being fumigated. For the exterminators at Bug-N-A-Rug, our technology has allowed us to go further in making sure your bed bug problem is eliminated with other available methods.
Introducing one of the more environmentally safe techniques to non-chemical bed bug treatment, Bug-N-A-Rug has the ability to use thermal remediation to rid your home of these insects. Serving the Wilmington area and Brunswick County Beaches, it is useful to know that our company utilizes the most innovative processes to tackle problems that are specific to these environments.
Have the right folks on hand who know how to get rid of these parasitic insects! In the area of Wilmington, where the climate tends to be more humid and there is a mix of both sea and forestry, homes are prone to have visitors such as bed bugs. Bed bugs have existed for thousands of years, feeding upon warm-blooded animals but when they find their way into homes, they tend to take up in the very bedding in which people sleep! These pesky little critters can be very difficult to see.
Signs of Bed Bugs include:
- Skin reactions
- Blood smears on sheets
- Fecal Spots
One can detect bed bugs by their characterized smell, which has been noted to be similar to that of over-ripened raspberries, even almonds. They tend to go unnoticed until those who are bitten experience rashes with the possibility of an allergic reaction. If you ever experience characteristics such as these, it is important to contact Bug-N-A-Rug as soon as possible! Because they tend to lay their eggs in undisclosed locations such as in the tufts of mattresses and the folds of fabrics, infestation can go undetected for some time.
This is why thermal remediation is an awesome technique to use for bed bugs. This non-chemical bed bug treatment utilizes industrial strength electric heaters to heat the inside of the treated area to a temperature above 120° F. To kill bed bugs and their eggs that might be inside of cracks, crevices, furniture, fixtures, and other belongings, this technique is one of the more precise methods.
Using heat technology, we also have the ability to target:
- Areas within the home that are prone to insects such as kitchens, bathrooms and utility areas)
- Under appliances such as washers and dryers, stoves, refrigerators and dishwashers
- Entry points such as doorways, doggy doors, window panes and fireplaces
- Electrical units
- Garbage disposals
Contact our team at Bug-N-A-Rug and find out how to utilize thermal remediation as the extermination method for your home. Using a non-chemical bed bug treatment allows for a more quicker, more effective and complete elimination of the infestation. It requires very little preparation prior to services and you won’t have to throw away mattresses, box springs, clothing or other valuable possessions. This is good news to those who are concerned about the costs of exterminating bed bugs and now, be relieved with a different yet impactful method to getting rid of those bed bugs. We will employ a bug free maintenance plan that will ensure your home and surrounding environment the protection that is needed to prevent pest intrusion. Whether you need a monthly, bi-monthly or quarterly treatment, we can develop a plan that suits your needs. Call us today at (910) 254-9443 and get a free in-home evaluation so that we can come up with a solution for your needs!