Will diatomaceous earth kill bed bugs?
Diatomaceous earth kills bed bugs: Many people ask me about the effectiveness of Diatomaceous earth (DE) to kill bed bugs. The Short answer is yes, it’s effective to kill bed bugs and better than other chemicals or pesticides. Because food grade diatomaceous earth is safe for adults, pets, and kids that makes it more effective than other chemical solutions.
Usually, other chemicals and pesticides may be risky for kids & pets. It’s also true that almost all pesticides are strongly regulated by EPA to ensure that they are safe for health.
Diatomaceous earth – also known as D.E., diatomite, or kieselgur, or kieselguhr. It’s a naturally occurring, soft, siliceous sedimentary rock that is easily crumbled into a fine white to off-white powder. It has a particle size ranging from less than 300 micrometers to more than 1 micrometer, but typically 10 to 200 μm. Remember, 1000 micrometre (μm) = 1 mm. To learn more about (diatomaceous earth) DE, please visit our website bedbugs2.com and learn why it’s better than other chemicals.
Food graded (DE) diatomaceous-earth can be used to kill bed bugs, and perform better if it’s used with other methods of bedbugs extermination. It’s also natural, safe for children and pets. For successfully exterminate bedbugs from your entire home diatomaceous earth is very useful.
You can buy it from any pesticide store or online web store like Amazon, eBay, Walmart, etc. and avoid potentially hazardous chemicals. In Amazon, its price is between $15 to $50 depending on the size of the packet or quantity of DE. Read carefully the instruction given on the label and apply in your home accordingly.