Spray the mattress with an antibacterial disinfectant spray to kill the fleas and bed bugs on it. Concentrate on the seams of the mattress, spraying any bugs you can see directly with the spray. You can also spray behind the headboard to kill the bugs on contact.
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Bedbugs (or bed bugs) are small, oval, brownish insects that live on the blood of animals or humans. They often enter your home undetected in luggage, clothing, and used beds or couches. Bedbugs
Even if you don't find signs of bed bugs, it's best to avoid placing luggage on the bed, even for a moment while removing items from it. Your luggage is the item most likely to carry bugs back from your trip and it's the hardest to treat.
Another tactic is to get a bed bug spray or bug bomb and use in your luggage. Be sure to clean and dry the bag before storing away. Read more: The Truth About Bed Bugs >> Be sure to read this helpful fact sheet on bed bugs for tips. Storing Your Luggage. Store your luggage in a dry place as damp places will lead to mold.
This video shows a bed bug infested suitcase. Video courtesy of John Obermeyer.