Fleas

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How Long After Exterminators Do Fleas Die?

Fleas are extremely common amongst households with pets. They enter the household through your pets and nest all around the house, including on you! While DIY remedies exist, the best option to truly rid your house of fleas is to call an exterminator.  But how long until after the exterminator do the fleas die? Well, it depends on what type of method the exterminator used. Two distinct methods exist: fogging

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Do Bed Bug Traps Work for Fleas?

Some people try to use bed bug traps to treat a flea infestation, but it’s a bad idea. While they’re both small and incredibly annoying pests to have in the home, bed bugs and fleas must be treated in completely different ways.  Bed bug traps don’t work for fleas because fleas can hop out of traditional pitfall bed bug traps, and many others work based on bed bug specific pheromones

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