Q. How do I apply Rest Easy
A. Shake well before use. Hold the Rest Easy Container 12-18 inches from area being treated. Always test in an inconspicuous area for color fastness before using on entire area. Spray evenly and do not saturate. This product does contain essential oils and while staining is unlikely, it is recommended to test for possible staining on a small inconspicuous area on surfaces to be sprayed.
Q. Can I spray it on my bed?
A. Yes. Remove linens. Spot treat areas on mattress that may harbor bed bugs including in and around tufts, folds, and seems. Check for torn areas on bottom of box springs. Allow treated areas to completely dry before replacing linens.
Q. Where else should I spray for Rest Easy to be effective?
A. It is suggested that you spray in dresser drawers, closets, along baseboards, behind headboards and footboards, wall hangings, and other furniture that you want treated. Before treating remove any clothing from such areas. Allow about two hours for Rest Easy to dry.
Q. How much Rest Easy should I spray during a treatment?
A. One two ounce bottle will treat the average size hotel room. One 16 ounce bottle will cover multiple rooms depending on size. One gallon will treat a normal size house at least once. Coverage is dependent on the amount sprayed.
Q. Rest Easy smells like cinnamon. How long will the scent last?
A. Depending on how much is sprayed and the type of surface, the scent will start to dissipate in a few hours. But some scent may remain for a few days (up to 7 days). This is important, as the cinnamon scent is one of the main components that helps repel bud bugs.
Q. How does Rest Easy work?
A. Unlike traditional pesticides and insecticides that require ingestion by the insects, bed bugs are killed when the oils in Rest Easy attach to the body of the bed bugs and penetrate the shell, killing them.
Q. What if I'm allergic to any of the oils listed on the bottle of Rest Easy?
A. This product contains plant oils which are inherently fragrant. People who are sensitive to fragrances should test a small application before using over a large area. People with severe sensitivity should contact their doctor before using Rest Easy. Please be advised that Green Rest Easy, LLC assumes no responsibility for any adverse reaction you may have.
Q. What is Sodium Laurel Sulfate?
A. Sodium Laurel Sulfate is Surfactant. It binds the oils and water together and allows them to spread out over a surface. Sodium Laurel Sulfate or like substances are found in all shampoos and hand soaps. Sodium Laurel Sulfate has been known to cause some people to have dry skin. If you are not sure of this or have any specific questions, please be sure to call your doctor for further advice.
Q. What are some things you can tell me about bed bugs?
A. Bed Bugs or Cimex Lectularius live 6 to 12 months. However, some can live much longer. Bed Bugs can go several days if not weeks without feeding. Female bed bugs can lay up to 12 eggs a day or several hundred in their lifetime.