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How To Get Rid Of Fleas in Your House

Watch more Insects, Rodents, & Other Pesky Creatures videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Learn the best ways to get rid of fleas by following this guide. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Catch problem Catch the problem early. At the first signs of fleas, aggressively treat your pet and home at the same time. Step 2: Talk to vet Talk to your veterinarian before purchasing a collar or any flea treatment. Step 3: Find best treatment Find the best, safest treatment available, and understand what chemicals are being used or any side effects that can occur. Step 4: Remove pets Remove your pets to a temporary home before using any spray or bomb. The house should be aired out before you bring your pet back into the house. Step 5: Vacuum Vacuum daily, and wash your pet's bedding in hot water. Seal vacuum bags and immediately remove them from the house. Step 6: Get carpet cleaned Get your carpet and upholstery professionally cleaned. Tip Have your carpet treated with an anti-flea mineral salt. Step 7: Wash pet Wash your pet with a hypoallergenic shampoo and use a flea comb every day. Live fleas and eggs that are combed out should be dipped into soapy water then discarded. Did You Know? The main attraction of Times Square's famous Hubert's Museum, from 1925 until its closing in 1957, was Heckler's Trained Flea Circus, which featured juggling, chariot riding, and dancing fleas.
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