How do housekeepers keep from getting bed bugs?

I was thinking of taking a Housekeeping job for extra cash. I'm concerned about getting bed bugs. What are some things I can do to keep from getting this nastiness. Only serious answers.

Asked By: JV - 7/5/2012
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Unless you are working at a dumpy hotel, I wouldn't think this too much of a problem. I worked in hotels for 4 years while in college. Some helpful things would probably be to limit direct contact with dirty bed linens. You know you will be handling them, but hold them further away from your body and quickly put... More
Answered By: Karen Renae - 7/5/2012
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Bedbugs are in many homes. With that said, the likely hood of you getting them are slim. Bedbugs are typically associated with lower income neighborhoods and hotels. But, to ease your mind make sure you change all your clothing and shower at the end of each working day. Here is an article on bedbugs.
Answered By: Marty - 7/5/2012
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