If you find bed bugs in your home, of course you want to kill them as soon as because the bed bugs can be a serious problem if you do not remove them quickly. The bed bugs are a tiny insect which feed on human blood. They are able to live for a year without the human blood.
The places which become the favorite hiding places are in the box spring, headboard, mattress, couch, crevices and tiny cracks. Actually, there are several ways to kill bed bugs. Its way is by using the home remedies. Based on the experience, those home remedies are effective to kill bed bugs fast. Well, if you want to know its way, you can see in the text below.
- Vacuum cleaner
Use vacuum cleaner to remove the bed bugs from mattress, box spring and other favorite places of bed bugs.
- Stiff brush
To remove and eliminate their egg, you can scrub the mattress by using the stiff brush.
- Diatomaceous earth
This is a powder that chemical free. To get rid bed bugs, you have to spread this diatomaceous earth around your home. Spread on the places where bed bugs hide. This powder is able to kill bed bugs within ten days.
- Hair dryer
You are able to use hair dryer to get rid bed bugs because bed bugs cannot tolerate in the high temperature. To kill bed bugs, you can set the dryer with the highest mode for 25 minutes.
- Baking soda
Baking soda can be the great solution to get rid bed bugs. It is able to help absorb moisture from bed body’s bed bugs. Please spread some baking around the cracks, crevices or places where you find bed bugs.
- Tea tree oil
Tea tree oil is one of antibacterial properties which help you to get rid bed bugs. You are able to spread tea tree oil on your clothing.
- Cayenne pepper
You can use cayenne pepper to get rid bed bugs. First take cayenne pepper, ginger and oregano. Then boil them in water. After that you just need to strain and spray it around the places where bed bugs hide.
You are able to use thyme to get rid bed bugs because thyme is antimicrobial properties that helps to kill bed bugs.
- Essentials oils
If you want to get rid bed bugs by using the essentials oils, you just need to take a cup of water, lavender, rosemary and essential oils. Then you mix them into a spray bottle. Now you are able to spray it around the places which become the favorite places bed bugs.
- Indian lilac
Based on the research, Indian Lilac leaves can kill bed bugs fast. If you want to get rid bed bugs by using Indian lilac leaves, first you have to take a handful of Indian lilac leaves. Crush them. Then you can spread it to place wherever bed bugs hide.