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Home remedies for roaches

Cockroaches are one of the most dreaded household pest. They have been around thousands of years. There are many  species of Cockroaches. The one that causes the most problems is the German cockroach. They are the ones that you find inside your house on counter tops ,and in kitchen cabinets. To get rid of the German cockroach can be difficult . If the problem is not addressed they will quickly multiply. Here are a few home remedies  to get rid of roaches.

  1. First and foremost keep the place clean,do not leave any dirty dishes out overnight.
  2.   Do not leave crumbs on the kitchen floor or counter tops.
  3. Spread a light film of boric acid under the stove,refrigerator ,and under cabinet voids.

 

10 German cockroach facts

  1. 10 German Cockroach Facts

    10 German Cockroach Facts

    German Cockroaches rarely bite humans

  2. German Cockroaches prefer to live where there is food,warmth and ,water.
  3. Cockroaches are scavengers and don’t feed on living animal mater.
  4. Fossil evidence indicates cockroaches have been on earth for 300 million years.
  5. About 3500 species  of cockroaches exists in the world
  6. About 55 species of cockroaches are found in the united states
  7. German cockroaches have fully developed wings but they cannot fly.
  8. Cockroaches are active at night, so if you them in the day time that is a sign of heavy infestation .
  9. German cockroaches can develop into a large population and live throughout the house especially  in the kitchen and bathroom.
  10. Most species have little do with there young once they hatch from the ootheca.