While bed bugs have a reputation as hard-to-kill pests, in some cases you can kill bed bugs with something as simple as a solution of alcohol and water. Rid yourself of bedbugs with the information in this free video about pest control.
Hello, I'm Michael Piacenza with Advantage Pest Control in St. Petersburg, Florida. Bedbugs have become a major problem. The other day I was asked, "How do I kill bedbugs with alcohol?" Well, what I'm reading out of that question is they're trying to kill the bedbugs in a safe and a natural way. Well, alcohol will work; it's not necessarily my preferred methodology. Here's what I would recommend, is you take a spritz bottle and mix it with a ratio of clean water and rubbing alcohol, no less than fifty/fifty. Alright? Now, you want to take that and you want to spritz it onto the fabric of, say, a mattress, and get it so it's wet, it's actually damp, and do the entire mattress with that, let it soak in. This will work at reducing some of the egg count. I wouldn't count on this being your number one solution in getting rid of bed bugs. Bedbugs are tough little critters, and you've really got to tackle them from a lot of different angles, but if you want to try that and see if that works for you, it's your first line of approach with a very, very safe solution. I'm Michael Piacenza with Advantage Pest Control, coming to you from sunny St. Petersburg.