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Preventing infestations

Thomas J. K. Strang

Preventing infestations

control strategies and detection methods

by Thomas J. K. Strang

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Published by Canadian Conservation Institute in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[written by Thomas J.K. Strang].
SeriesCCI notes -- 3/1
ContributionsCanadian Conservation Institute.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19918386M

Minimum order quantity for this product is set at 20 units. If a lesser amount is needed please contact [email protected] or call for further assistance.. This handy digest-size publication, written by one of the country's leading bed bug experts, Dr. Michael Potter, has been fully updated with new text and color photos.3/5(1).   Keep your closet area clean. Frequently clean your closet from top to bottom; moths like to live in places where it's dark and they're undisturbed. Move things around: move your clothes out, wipe things down with detergent-soaked clothes, and vacuum the floors and drawers. Keep your clothing clean. You might think that your clothes 94%(86).

The definitive resource for bed bug information today. Extensively illustrated and with pages, the handbook provides practical step-by-step guidance for preventing bed bug infestations and for controlling bed bug outbreaks. Written by entomologists Larry Pinto, Rick Cooper, and Sandy Kraft, and featured on network and cable news. BEDBUG PREVENTION TIPS Be mindful that bedbugs inhabit cracks and crevies or any areas where they can obtain a blood meal; including planes, trains and rental Size: KB.

  To get rid of booklice, start by throwing out any items that show signs of lice infestation, like books or boxes. If you wish to keep any of the infested items, wrap them in a plastic bag, put them in your freezer for 2 days to kill the 90%(10). Tips for Preventing Mice Infestations. Do you have a mouse in the house? If so, watch out! Mice reproduce rapidly; one happy couple can make over babies. A mouse here and there can quickly become an army of pesky rodents. Here are some signs of a mice.


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