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Bed Bug Litigation and Bed Bug Class Action Lawsuits

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Bed Bug Litigation and Bed Bug Class Action Lawsuits

Our customers continue to amaze me and I continue to learn so much from them. One of them called me very late this past Saturday night after just waking up after an 18 hour stint in some far off assignment. He is a consultant  and expert forensic witness for some of the largest fishing fleets operating in the Bearing Sea and one of his specialties is bed bug identification and remediation. He shared with me something that was news to me. Class action litigation around bed bug infestations in north America is exploding. He directed me to some online search...

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PestPro Thermal Systems Industrial Electric Bed Bug Heaters Are Simple to Repair

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PestPro Thermal Systems Industrial Electric Bed Bug Heaters Are Simple to Repair

Today’s topic is Parts Replacement on the PestPro Thermal Systems industrial electric bed bug heaters. One of the primary reasons we decided to engineer our industrial electric bed bug heaters to be easily fixable by their owners had to do with who our first customer was and the reason the company was started at all. The instigating customer is a third-generation pest control operator in a very remote and harsh operating environment. He wanted to be sure he would be able to acquire replacement parts easily and install them with a minimal amount of hassle, expense and down time. With...

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Industrial Bed Bug Heaters

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Industrial Bed Bug Heaters

A BED BUG IS A BED BUG AND HEAT IS HEAT A recent caller to my company, who was obviously agitated, started out our conversation with this question. “Why are there so many different bed bug heater products for so many different situations? I just want to kill the *** things”. After agreeing with her there is a lot of conflicting information out there  I assured her that together we would identify the best equipment for her situation. After we hung-up I began to wonder how this poor woman had come to this conclusion given my assumption that killing bed...

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How We Solved The Bed Bug Heater “Power Challenge”

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How We Solved The Bed Bug Heater “Power Challenge”

How PestPro Thermal Systems and RealPower Solved the Bed Bug Heater “Power Challenge”   PestPro Thermal Systems opened its doors in 2012 in response to a request from a long time, multi-generational Pest Control Operator in South Dakota for an effective electric bed bug heater that could produce enough heat to kill bed bugs, bed bug nymphs and bed bug eggs in homes and businesses. We designed and built a heater that met the specifications for the vast and harsh environment in which he was operating including: Superior Heat Output Extreme Portability Consistent Dependability Industrial Ruggedness  The challenge quickly became...

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A Lodging Professional’s Best Friend – Electric Bed Bug Heat Equipment

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A Lodging Professional’s Best Friend – Electric Bed Bug Heat Equipment

As most seasoned travelers know by now bed bugs can find you anywhere you may travel. Whether in a 5-star Hotel or Resort, Motel, Inn, Lodge, Retreat Center, Airbnb or a shared room in a youth hostel bed bugs do not discriminate. Since 2012 when we sold our very first electric bed bug heater to a small hotel in Ohio our lodging customers continue to report back to us that it was one of the best investments in equipment they ever made. Read our customer’s thoughtful reviews here. Incidents of bed bugs continue to rise worldwide as reported by almost...

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