Bed bugs and broom sticks is a funny comment but having an infestation of these little pests is no laughing matter and can’t be just swept away with conventional cleaning methods pest control or yes broom sticks!
Getting an infestation of bed bugs is not really anyone’s fault, not even the travelers that bring them to your hostel bunk beds or camp facilities. We at ESS say prevention is better than cure, by following simple guidelines it’s easy to adopt ‘the first line of defense’.
ESS HELPFUL GUIDELINES
Listed below are just some of the things you can do today to prevent bed bugs from setting up home in your hostel or camp and feasting on your guests.
- Take a moment to get each guest to sign that they will not unpack their luggage on the bed
- Use metal bunk beds over warm wooden bunk beds, bunk beds that are bed bug resistant
- Use bed bug resistant bunk beds that don’t allow insects to enter the tubular frame to nest
- Use a seamless bed bug resistant mattress on every sleeping surface
- Use the correct commercial mattress with water resistant covers
- Have in place a regular check of bunk beds and mattresses schedule perhaps once every month
- Avoid using carpets in dormitories where dormitory bunk beds are used, bed bugs love warmth!
- Avoid using wood paneling on walls that look great but create perfect hiding places for bed bugs
There are many things you can do to prevent a bed bug infestation that is not limited to backpacker hostels, camps and night shelters, these little critters even get into 5 star hotels!
WHAT COMPANY SUPPLIES BED BUG PROOF EQUIPMENT?
There are many companies out there that lay claim to bed bug proof bunk beds and bed bug proof mattresses, however in our opinion there is no such thing as yet on the global market that is bed bug proof
Here at ESS our engineers have designed products that take away the perfect environment ideally suited to bed bugs, take away their home and they will go elsewhere!
THE BED BUG RESISTANT BUNK BED FROM ESS UNIVERSAL
A bed bug resistant bunk bed must have seam welding on every joint, insects must be prevented from entering and therefore nesting inside the metal tubes. The ESS Universal Dallas bunk bed, Missouri bunk bed and mighty Iowa all come standard with seam welding on every joint.
BED BUG RESISTANT MATTRESSES FROM ESS UNIVERSAL
ESS Universal only manufacturer’s one kind of mattress, the smart and popular bed bug resistant M1 range that comes in many sizes that all have the same bed bug resilience. Again ESS Universal has taken away the bed bug perfect hiding place which is usually the seams on the mattress cover, inner spring cavities and even in zips that are supposed to be bed bug proof! ESS Universal has developed a superior high quality foam core that gives body comfort for years! The ESS Universal bed bug resistant cover has no seams, not even around the nylon zip! It is removable and machine washable should you ever do get a bed bug invasion. This is the only method to kill bed bugs and prevent the hostel or camp from discarding expensive assets such as mattresses!
Why not contact ESS today to inquire about the perfect bed bug resistant set up for your hostel or camp?
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