How To Protect Your Bed From Bed Bugs

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Paul Bello with PJB Pest Management Consulting discusses how to protect your mattress from bed bugs.

    Paul Bello: Hi! I am Paul Bello, author of the Bed Bug Combat Manual. Today I am going to show you how to protect your mattress and box spring from the bed bug infestation. Mattress encasements are invaluable tool in the bed bug battle and I recommend they are used for a number of reasons.

    High quality encasements have a lockable zipper to prevent external opening when in use, they provide a smooth surface that as bed bug bite entry and exist proof and is also quick and easy to inspect during subsequent inspections.

    Once installed they prevent initial infestations of mattresses and box spring, they can stop the spread of bed bugs by trapping any inadvertently missed bed bugs within the encased mattress or box spring. They cover and otherwise stained and unsightly mattress or box spring with a clean bed bug proof surface. They prevent staining due to bed bug infestation a valuable bedding.

    When used in combination with other bed bug control methodologies mattress encasements are an integral part of the comprehensive bed bug control program.

    High quality mattress encasements are constructed of fabric and afford a comfortable surface for a good night sleep. Mattress safe encasements have a stretchable side panel and are available in a number of sizes fitting a range of mattress heights which produces a superior fit.

    By protecting your mattress and box spring, youll be well on your way to a bed bug free home.