If you are planning to use the Conair Extreme Steam Handheld steamer as a cleaning tool or in hopes of killing bed bugs in your house the answer is no. It is best used as a steamer for fabrics and clothing and not much more.
Bed Bug Steamer Buying Tips: Capacity: Entry-level steamers like the Haan HS-20 are lightweight and inexpensive, but only carry about 1 cup of water at a time.This means that they will only steam continuously for up to about 15 minutes, while more professional bed bug steamers can steam continuously for over an hour.
The GS61R from Conair is designed to steam clothing, but temperatures get hot enough to kill bed bugs. The great thing about using a garment steamer for bed bugs is that they're highly portable and easy to use.
**Video Transcript** - How To Pack-Up a Closet (Rose - all audio) Bed bugs will often live in your closet. So if you're battling a bed bug infestation in your home, it is important to properly pack up and treat all the items in your closet.
Collette, a reader, shared her success story about using steam to kill bed bugs in her home. You can read it here. Many thanks to Mangycur who wrote most of this FAQ, providing the helpful and succinct overview, suggestions about shopping for a steamer, and information about respirator use above.
Learning what bed bugs look like and what bed bug bites look like will help you quickly identify and treat these pests in your home. Learn how to get rid of bed bugs, how to find bed bugs and effective bed bug treatment. First place clothing, bedding, pillows and any stuffed animals in the