steamchemtrtmt.pngSteam Vapor and Chemical Treatment for Bed Bug Removal in NYC

Standard’s Bed Bug removal and control program consists of FIVE steps:

bed bug collection

1) Proper identification of Bed bugs and acquiring Bed bug information sheet and Bed bug preparation guidelines. See the Download section below.

bed bug checklist

2) Client cooperation of bed bug removal procedure per Standard preparation sheet.

Bed Bug ID

3) Initial extensive treatment and removal by trained Standard technicians includes:

  • Intensive treatment of sleeping areas
  • Intensive treatment of upholstered and non-upholstered furniture
  • Perimeter treatment of rooms and baseboards/molding
  • Placement of monitor traps
Box Spring Cover for Bed Bug

4) Box springs are required for all box springs. Mattress encasement’s are strongly recommended.

follow up bed bug treatment

5) Follow up Service 10-15 days later. This service is included in the initial service price but must be taken no later than 20 days after. It concentrates on areas around the bed. There is a charge for additional services after follow-up.

In cases of extreme bedbug infestation Fumigation or Thermal Treatment are available. Contact our office for details.

All occupants and all pets must be out for application and for two and a half hours following. Rooms should then be vented and aired out for a half hour before re-entry. Air conditioner must be off. In apartments with children under a year old, ONLY steam can be used on crib and child’s room.

Our Downloads Section

Preparation Guidelines for Bedbug Treatment

Bed Bug Prep Sheet English


Guía de preparativos para El tratamiento de chinches

Bed Bug Prep Sheet Spanish


Protocol For Canine Inspection

Bed Bug Prep Sheet Spanish