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Yo so I stayed at my friends factory and got a few bites. Luckily no hitchhiking bedbugs caught a ride on my clothes.

My coworker recommended rubbing bites with a slice of lemon cuz it's an antibacterial. It relieved the swelling and the pain / itch pretty fast.

I was like wtf how do you know this and he was like cuz I'm Mexican lmao.

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oh geez - there was article or post the other day that stated their transit bus system had bedbugs. I ride bus everyday and do quick visual on seats looking for wetness, food and things stuck on there but bed bugs. ugh. don't want them.

ha - several years ago I'm standing at bus shelter and kid was there - he was homeless and sleeping at shelters - raised up his t shirt suddenly and picked off a bed bug and squished it - and he had all sorts of red bumps on his stomach. OUCH.

Thanks for the lemon help, but man I don't want to have to use it. ;)
 

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that's very fucking smart

not to be off topic but...this reminds me of how I've seen people 'proofing' a grill with a halved onion before cooking

say what you feel but i reckon it's a lot wiser than a metal brush
 

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If you/friends find you have them ...

Mixed up a spray, kills em before I could count to 20... Aka, kills on contract.

Almond soap... I used Dr. Bronner's & Bleach, mixed with water & then sprayed.
... Lil home bug-killer does have bleach - but it kills quick! So, bleach can be rinsed out/off almost right away ...

Oil base being the important aspect of the soap i choose.... Spearmint oil, tea tree oil, etc - would likely have worked out too, if mixed with an alcohol vs. water...
But oil soap is what I had, & things could use soap... So it's what I went with.
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Baking soda!! Wash with it. You can also clean a mattress with it by mixing essential oils into it and spread it onto a matress and put a plastic sheet over it. Vacuum it up afterwards if you can.
 
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Yo so I stayed at my friends factory and got a few bites. Luckily no hitchhiking bedbugs caught a ride on my clothes.

My coworker recommended rubbing bites with a slice of lemon cuz it's an antibacterial. It relieved the swelling and the pain / itch pretty fast.

I was like wtf how do you know this and he was like cuz I'm Mexican lmao.

Hope the helps.
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Put all your shit in the dryer for at least 30 min to kill them and bathe then don't let them into your shit again.
 
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