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Bed Bugs in Single Family Homes

April 20th, 2011 by Rove Pest Control in Bed Bugs

Bed Bugs in a Single Family Home

1
Box springs provide ideal nesting locations for bed bugs.

2
Mattresses are stood up and dresser drawers opened to allow air flow through all possible nesting sites.

3
High temperature fans direct heated air around furniture and clutter.

4
Thermostat controls maintain ambient air at a constant 135 degrees.

5
Once lethal temperatures are reached in one bedroom, high temperature fans quickly transfer the lethal heat to the next room.

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Couches and larger rooms typically require additional attention towards the end of the process.