Some commonly discussed home remedies for head lice elimination are olive oil, mayonnaise or vinegar. All of these are known to kill head lice bugs.
It is not a necessity to bag stuffed animals or other items in your home when treating for head lice. This step would insure those items do not need to be treated over and over again, therefore making your lice treatment easier.
In cases of head lice your home has to be treated. Lice will fall on your furniture waiting for their next victim to infest.