Sand fleas, as the name indicates are the fleas that live in the sand and dust that is present in the area outside each and every house. These fleas are bigger than the many other kinds of fleas. These fleas can also cause diseases in humans. These are fleas that are used to living on various kinds of hosts that live outside the house and may get into the house through your pets. This makes it very important to prevent them from getting inside the house. Every person should know how to get rid of sand fleas to prevent them from becoming a big problem.
These are sometimes found inside the house because they might have got onto the body of the various pets in your house. There are times when they could have struck on to the clothes of the human beings or even on their body and entered the house. These sand fleas can easily multiply inside the house and start infesting the house.
The sand fleas that are inside your house should be vacuumed from the carpets and other material that are inside the house. This will make sure that the fleas are all expelled from the house.
The fleas that remain even after vacuuming can be killed by the use of insecticides by spraying them on various parts of the house where these fleas are likely to hide. The fleas may have left eggs on your clothes, carpets and rugs that can hatch and grow into adult fleas even after you have been able to get rid of all the adult fleas. To prevent this, all the clothes that were infested with fleas should be steam cleaned. This is because the fleas and their eggs all die at very temperatures.
High temperature cleaning devices can be got from professional pest controllers and these can be used to get rid of the final few fleas from your house. Another important factor that is important in getting rid of the fleas in your house is to use a flea bomb in your garden. Though this will help to get rid of the fleas, you should be careful that it does not affect your family and pets.
These are the various methods of getting rid of fleas. Though all these methods of getting rid of fleas are present, one has to remember that prevention is always better than getting rid of fleas after they have infested the house.