Bed Bugs Northwest

Archive | 2010

Coming Out of the Bed Bug Closet

Ok, it’s really close to 18 months since I declared (hesitantly) my bed bug infestation over, done, finished, clear, you get it. A LOT has happened since then, and during that time, that I haven’t talked about on this blog. I know that’s the idea of blogging right, to “spill the beans” but I’ve been […]

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DIY Bed Bug Treatment? Sometimes it works.

Recently, while interviewing a bed bug sniffing dog handler, the topic of DIY treatment came up. Here is a story I’ll share from that discussion. As you know, the owner of this website does not recommend DIY treatment for bed bugs over treatment by a licensed pest management company, BUT, this is an intriguing success […]

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Diatomaceous Earth

   A successful New York bed bug exterminator shared with me these useful tips for applying diatomaceous earth.* Delta Dust is intended for application with a hand duster (Bellow duster, Centrobuld duster) with a paint brush or by other suitable means, for hiding and runaway areas and other places where insects are found.When applying, the duster […]

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