Bedbug Equipment Rentals
Exterminate with Heat
INSTRUCTIONS & PREP SHEET FOR BEDBUG EQUIPMENT RENTALS
THERMAL TREATMENT OF BED BUGS
In order to get the best possible results, we must achieve
an ambient room temperature of 130◦F for a minimum of 3 hours. Bedbugs can lay their eggs anywhere; under no circumstances
can anything be removed from the treatment area and/or structure. All items must go through the heat process unless
thoroughly inspected and/or disinfected. In the unlikely event that any items in the room are damaged, American Bedbug Equipment
Rentals cannot be held responsible.
Please prepare the room(s) in the following manner:
Do Not Remove ANYTHING from the infected room(s). Dresser Drawers ,desk drawers etc should be emptied and left opened
during the process.Any clothing contents should be washed and dryed.
Linens should be bagged tightly and left inside the room. After going through the heat treatment they can be washed in hot
water and dried at the hottest dryer setting.
Prepare the bed by removing the headboard and standing it against the wall. Create a lean-to with the box spring and mattress
to ensure proper circulation around the mattress.
the machine directly at the mattress at some point during the process to ensure it reaches the kill temperature.
and couch cushions should be prepared in the same fashion.
Sleeper sofa must be pulled out.
Pull furnishings i.e. Nightstands, televisions dressers, etc. At least 6 inches from the wall.
Special Instructions for window blinds:
Most window blinds have a very low heat tolerance. We recommend they be washed
with hot, soapy water before removing them from the room.
Special instructions for Fire Sprinklers
Heat Sensitive Items:
tenant or property owner should take care to box, bag, and group the following items together which are in the treatment area
Upon re-entry into the treatment area, the tenant(s) or property owner)s) must
have newly laundered change of clothes and bed linens ready to diminish any chance of re-infection. The clothes that were
worn must be immediately laundered in both high heat wash and dry cycles.
wax, crayons, lipstick, and other meltable cosmetics
Medicines and vitamins
Software, records, CD’s
tapes (audio and video)
Fresh fruits and vegetables, chocolate, carbonated
Mini and vertical blinds
beverages, wines, liquors, vitamins, medicines, artificial
Arts and Craft items that are assembled with hot glue
sweeteners. In lieu of removal, small items may be
in open areas
placed in the refrigerator
controls (TV, VCR, Garage door opener)
Oil paintings, acrylics (artwork), paintings, and pictures
(towers), unplugged and disconnected
Antique furniture with finish or fragile glue points
Soft vinyl items
Other (in evaluating treatment area technician may discover
Aerosol cans, fire extinguishers, and
other combustible items
and/or recommend additional items that should be removed
Musical instruments (may detune due to expansion and contraction
re-entry into the treatment area, the tenant(s) or property owner(s) must have newly laundered change of clothes and bed linens
ready to diminish any chance of re-infection. The clothes that were removed/worn must be immediately laundered in both high
heat wash and dry cycles.
Due to possible re-infection
American Bedbug Equipment rentals offers no warranty or guarantee.
This agreement is only for rental of the equipment listed:
Terminator Heat machine(s)
3 Air Blowers Per Machine
Necessary Extension Cords
We are ONLY renting and in some instances delivering
equipment for D-I-Y purposes.
This Company is not an EXTERMINATING COMPANY.
We are an equipment rental company ONLY
we do not do anything that could me misconstrued as exterminating.
to possible re-infection American Bedbug Equipment Rentals offers no warranty or guarantee.
undersigned have read, reviewed, and agreed to all provisions contained herein and have acknowledged receipt of an exact copy
of this INSTRUCTION & PREP SHEET FOR BEDBUG EQUIPMENT RENTALS THERMAL TREATMENT OF BEDGUGS. In event and I/we do
not comply with the requirements of this notice, I/we agree to hold harmless the lessor and its affiliates involved
in the completion of said treatment, harmless of any liabilities connected with this treatment. I/we agree any controversy
or claim arising out of or relating to American Bedbug Equipment Rentals heat treatment process shall be settled by arbitration
in accordance with the construction industries arbitration of the American Arbitration Association, and judgment upon the
award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court have jurisdiction thereof.