In this episode, Jeff will discuss the ThermalStrike portable heating unit for bed bugs. One of the more challenging aspects of dealing with current bed bug infestations or when returning home from travel and what to do with your suitcases to eliminate any chance of introducing bed bugs. The structure of the ThermalStrike portable heater is composed of corrugated plastic and uses heat film to create heat inside of the “box” and treat items placed inside of the unit. The most important aspect of using the portable heating unit is to follow all manufacturer directions that are included in the packing for the device. This unit is one of the more cost effective portable heating options available on the market and when used properly can be a very effective method to deal with non-launderable and other items that cannot be treated with other methods.