Bed Bug Usage Tips:
Steamers are a great chemical free and very effective way to treat for pests such as bedbugs and dust mites. The pests and their eggs are killed instantly when subjected to the high heat produced by the steamer. When treating for bedbugs or dust mites on furniture such as sofas, chairs, and beds there are a few simple steps to follow to help be successful in eradicating the pests. Before you start always make sure to follow these few rules.
Never steam into electrical outlets or connections and when steaming along base boards, wood furniture and trim always follow with a dry towel to remove the condensation or water build up. When steaming a mattresses or bedding make sure to allow the mattress or bedding to completely air dry prior to installing any plastic covers or plastic encasements commonly used for bedbug prevention.
Attachments: Using the clothes steamer attachment with the small cotton cover is great for beds, pillows, sofas, chairs etc. Pass over the area slowly with light contact in order to heat the area being treated and killing the pest and their eggs. The jet tip is great for getting into corners of bed frames, moldings, trim, furniture or any details areas that may be infected.
The Vapamore Primo Steam Cleaner produces steam up to 220°F to clean and sanitize without using chemicals. Powerful steam safely and effectively eliminates germs, dust mites, bed bugs, mold and mildew without turning your home into a chemistry lab. It's great for cleaning kitchens and food preparation equipment, bathrooms, bedding, upholstery, pet areas and much more. Includes a liter stainless steel boiler, solenoid operated steam control and a 1500 watt water heater. 50 PSI; adjustable steam output; the large 1/2 gallon tank operates for 60 minute. Also includes an 18-ft. retractable cord and onboard storage for accessories.