Posted by USBedBugs on 3/11/2011
If bed bugs have an "Achilles Heel" it is heat. Temperatures of 120 degrees is lethal to the tiny little bloodsuckers. Now there are more steam cleaner options to choose from at USBedBugs. Steam can be used to treat bed bugs almost anywhere they can be found. The advantage to using steam is that the heat is intense and immediate and kills both bed bugs and eggs on contact.
The Ladybug 2200S
- The Ladybug 2200S is the ultimate residential steam clean system. Ladybug helps you breathe easier with a safe way to clean your home and protect your family. The unique TANCS system heat treats the minerals in tap water to create a chemical-free steam that is EPA registered to provide added disinfectant so you can reduce or eliminate the need for external cleansers.
TANCS steam on the Ladybug is almost effortless and will leave your home smelling fresh without the use of chemicals. Additionally, TANCS means you will never have to demineralize your boiler which extends the life of your system and saves you time. The continuous-fill dual reservoir system ensures you will never run out of steam. Vapor Clean Pro6 Dry Vapor Steamer
-The Pro6 has become the steamer of choice for pest control operators, hotel and property managers due to its unmatched combination of price and features. With a stainless steel boiler and exterior, the Pro6 is perfect for those with heavy duty steaming needs and is ideal for bed bug control. The small 0.7 liter boiler heats up in as quick as four minutes but will never run out of steam due to the large 2 liter dual resevoir which provides warning when it is running low. This combination can allow for 24/7 steam cleaning to greatly reduce time spent in any one area.
Vapor Clean Pro5 Dry Vapor Steamer
- The Vapor Clean TR Pro5 is America's leading home vapor steamer with many of the features of expensive professional steamers at an affordable price. Its large 1.8 liter capacity boiler provides 1.5 to 2 hours of steam, ideal for slow and thorough steam cleaning to kill bed bugs. With a stainless steel boiler and exterior, the TR Pro5 also features a digital microprocessor and display for the adjustable pressure and boiler temperature to ensure your steam is more than hot enough to kill bed bugs and their eggs on contact!
Like any tool, steamers are only as effective as the operator. To win the battle against the bed bugs you must be diligent and the treatment process must meticulous. For some great information on how to kill bed bugs with steam click here