The BK-17 is our most popular model for use in apartments and small homes. The heater temperature is set at 140 degrees. Bed bugs die at 111 degrees and their eggs die at 117 degrees. Our heater will bring the temperature of the room to at least 125 degrees in all the cracks and crevices of the room. This heater is ideal for the property maintenance staff or for the Pest Control Operator to use in apartments or houses.
Why customers love it:
The BK-17 is the fastest, most compact model on the market for the DIY to kill bed bugs in any apartment or small home. It’s by far the easiest to set up and get the job done. A few simple steps for setting up, and you will be on your way to a bed bug-free area! Thousands of dollars can be saved by using this DIY system. Owning the system means you can treat the area immediately and have it back in service the same day with no lost revenue. For a Pest Control Operator, the heater can be placed in a space in the morning, and you can go on with your daily service, come back at the end of the 6-8 hours and move it to another treatment site. Not only is it designed in the USA, but it is manufactured in the USA too!
Bed Bug Heater designed for Apartments or Small homes (Entire Package)
- Dimensions: 23"x15"x12"
- Weight: 45 lbs.
- 57,321 BTUs
- 16.9 Kilowatts
- Rooms up to 850 square feet
- Power: (2) 120/20 amp, (1) 240/30 amp, and (1) 240 40/50 amp (works on either)
- Treatment time: 6-8 Hours
- 56@240 Volts
- 1 year Manufacturer Warranty is included and 2-year warranty on heating elements
- (1) BK-17L Heater
- (2) High Temperature fans (two options)
- (1) 25' 240 Volt/30 Amp 10 Gauge Extension Cord
- (1) 25' 240 Volt/50 Amp 8 Gauge Cord
- (1) 15' Extension Cord
- (1) 50' Extension Cord
- (1) Infrared Heat Gun
System comes in three boxes.
Features, Advantages, and Benefits:
- MADE IN THE USA
- Green Technology - chemical free
- Easy to set-up and short treatment time
- Easy to transport from room to room
- Perfect for apartments and small homes
How Effective is heat in treating bed bugs?
Heat is the only 100% effective treatment in killing bed bugs. Bed bugs die at 111 degrees and their eggs die at 117 degrees. 7 of the 12 species of bed bugs are either immune or becoming immune to the chemicals used in treatments.
What type of items need to be removed from the apartment or house being treated
A list of items to be removed or put in the refrigerator during treatment time is provided with this heat machine. Basically, anything you would not leave in your car on a hot day needs to be place somewhere outside the heating area (many items can be stored in the refrigerator during treatment.