It’s been well documented that a constant temperatures above 117 degrees Fahrenheit for 1 hour kills all stages of bed bugs. The Packtite™ heater is basically a large canvas box with an interior platform where items can be placed inside. It comes with a digital thermometer to monitor the inside temperature. This is great news since most pesticides do not affect bed bugs eggs.
Some bed-bug experts say it’s not unusual for an infested family to spend upwards of $5,000 in heat treatment to get rid of the critters, which might involve applying for various permits for such thermal treatments. Packtite™ is very easy to use and can help treat your personal items with confidence.
While people suffering from bed bugs in their home can eliminate bed bugs on fabric and clothes with extended drying cycles, the dilemma of how to kill bed bugs in items that cannot be put into a washer and dryer was problematic until the Packtite™. Items such as:
- Computer bags
- Paper and file folders
…can be placed in the box and left to bake, destroying any bugs or eggs that have found their way into those items. Dry clean only items can also be placed inside, which can save hundreds of dollars in dry cleaning bills. After treating belongings inside the Packtite™, it is suggested to
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