Cockroaches undeniable wreak havoc on the home as well as commercial businesses. One of the most annoying and unpleasant infestations, getting rid of them should be a high priority.
Here are our tips…
Cockroach elimination requires specialist intervention and help – not only are they unpleasant, but they are one of the hardest pests to eradicate.
Food businesses will need extra precaution and be vigilant when it comes to making sure they are not a continuous problem.
Therefore, the intervention of pest exterminators will be extremely likely and it’s worth spending the money on.
Other tips include:
- Remove food sources
- Clean and empty cabinets
- Keep food sealed
- Clean the kitchen every night
- Keep garbage clean and covered
Hazardous to health
They are an allergen and asthma trigger. On top of this, they also carry certain bacteria’s that can cause illness when they are left on food.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) declares that cockroaches are “unhygienic scavengers in human settlements.”
Home remedies for roaches
You can try home remedies, although when it comes to infestations it’s not really recommended to deal with pests this way – especially cockroaches.
This is because sometimes the use of dangerous chemicals can be hazardous enough, alongside other methods that can lead you to waste your time, spend your money and instead see the infestation continue to grow.
To list a few on the internet:
- Baking soda
- Duct tape
- Cockroach cookies