Fight Against Bed Bugs at Good Sam Continues
Friday, April 29, 2011
CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) - The fight against the bed
bugs at a local shelter will continue at least for another
The Good Samaritan Rescue Mission has hired a company out of
Houston to try and get rid of the problem. The company is currently
using giant heaters to heat each room up to 135 degrees in order to
And so far, the company says the process is working. Bed bugs
have become resistant to about every chemical we have, they have
not become resistant to high temperatures heat kills not just the
bed buts but the eggs as well.
Good Sam has been fighting the problem since 2009. The total cost
of the project is more than 23 thousand dollars. The mission says
since our first story air, they've raised 86-hundred dollars. They
still need about 9 thousand more to help pay the cost.