Ghosts, monsters, vampires, and the rest of the creatures that go bump in the night are creeping up with the Halloween weekend approaching. But don’t forget about the creatures that can follow you into your bed and give you a scare all year round. Bed bugs can “sneak” their way into your home all year, especially during the Halloween season. It is important to take the necessary precautions when selecting your holiday costume for you or your family.
As we are aware, bed bugs can be found anywhere, but it is important for consumers to be knowledgeable that bed bugs could be an unnecessary accessory to your Halloween costume. With the recent economy, many individuals are searching for the perfect Halloween costume at second-hand stores rather than the national retail chains. Since bed bugs can be found in retail or second-hand stores, BedBug Central has comprised three easy tips to help kill potential bed bugs on your Halloween costume.
Tips to kill help potentially kill bed bugs on Halloween costumes:
- Bring your costume home in a sealed bag.
- Immediately wash the costume in a hot water cycle.
- Follow it up with a dryer cycle.