Athletes Beware: how to prevent bed bugs

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How to prevent bed bugs from coming home with your athlete!

You can take the word “athlete” and determine if you or your loved ones qualify, but no matter if they do, almost every single one of us has a connection to an athlete. The neighbors son, who plays with your son, and travels for soccer games every weekend. Your husbands’ golfing buddies are in town, and so is your sister who happens to do marathon running city to city, every chance she gets.

What do all of these people have in common in addition to their connection with you? Traveling. Many of you may think, “So? Why on earth does it matter if my family and friends visit and stay over our
home, and happen to be frequent travelers?” You may have just answered your own question, by asking it. Traveling in itself is a breeding ground and platform for mobile bug activity, not to mention the most common way beds and homes become affected. It is imperative that you know how to proactively help prevent bed bugs from hitchhiking into your home.

How to Prevent Bed Bugs:

We suggest preparing your home and/or bed’s safety for the stay of your family and friends with a few simple steps to help prevent bed bugs.

1. Use a product like Protect -A-Bed or a simple mattress cover, to seal off the mattress itself from human/clothing contact. This will prevent bed bugs from getting into your mattress.

2. Put the sheets and bedding over top of the mattress cover and sealant.

3. Enjoy extra protection and safe sleeping.

Post visit, there are tons of easy ways to check the bed for possible infestation. You can be confident by being proactive to prevent bed bugs, that you will not encounter the bed pest. But you can never be too sure when it comes to your family’s safety. Visit our video section for tons of easy to use methods and tips to prevent bed bugs in your home or business!

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