With bedbug infestation on the rise, using proper clothing care techniques are an effective way to control these and other pests like moths and silverfish. Here are 7 great ideas: Once home from your trip have a routine in place: -Keep luggage away from furniture and examine thoroughly. -Place worn items in a tightly closed trash bag away from other clothes. -Launder washables in the hottest water possible and take dry cleaning in as soon as possible. For general maintenance -Clean items before storage to remove food, dead skin and other stains that can attract pests. – Vacuum and dust your closet regularly to keep it clean and fresh. – Use deterrents like moth balls, lavender or mint in closets and drawers. – Store items in either breathable or vacuum seal bags to keep pests away. For more ideas, see our video “Prevent bed bug & other pest infestation” at www.garmentsaver.com. It’s part of our continuing endeavor to help customers care for their wardrobe…with style!
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