How to get rid of cockroaches on ceilings?

How to get rid of cockroaches on ceilings?

You might ask yourself how the cockroach even got up there? Surprisingly there are a lot of surfaces cockroaches can walk on and even vertically and upside down. This is thanks to their grip they have when walking on surfaces like these, but even the mighty cockroach as some limitations to its abilities. As it…

How to get rid of cockroaches in walls?

How to get rid of cockroaches in walls?

There seem to be a lot of online sources that suggest the use of boric acid. Boric acid can be very effective, but when it’s diluted with water it renders it weaker. The issue with boric acid is that it can be very easily diluted where there is no way back. Making an effective boric…

How to get rid of cockroaches in my drainage system?

How to get rid of cockroaches in my drainage system?

Getting rid of cockroaches in a drainage system is more delicate than one can imagine. There are a lot of factors in play and things we have to consider before pouring chemicals and other solutions down the drainage that can affect other chemicals and fats down the draining system. Several online sources suggest not to…

How to disinfect the kitchen after bed bug infestation?

How to disinfect the kitchen after bed bug infestation?

When an exterminator has visited your home you might be relieved but there are some things to take care of when s/he treated your property for bed bugs. It is important to give the treated rooms some time before entering them. Some people who might be immune-compromised might have to consult their physician to do…

How to clean your house after cockroach infestation?

How to clean your house after cockroach infestation?

Cleaning up after a cockroach infestation is all about discipline and maintenance. Just because you had a cockroach infestation does not mean that you have to stop tidying and cleaning your home or office space. The key here is to regularly maintain a cleaning regimen that minimizes the risk of attracting other insects that may…

Effective management of cockroach infestations

Effective management of cockroach infestations

  Roaches in Toronto invade houses, restaurants and other buildings so effective management is paramount. The steps apply to most buildings and infestation. Inspection: inspection is necessary to gather information which you can use to decide the best course of action. You need to find out where the roaches are hiding, what they are eating…

How To Thoroughly Clean Your Kitchen

How To Thoroughly Clean Your Kitchen

Thoroughly cleaning your kitchen is the most important task you should do as it has a direct impact on the pest and rodent presence of your house. Cockroaches especially love the kitchen as it gives them everything they need right in one spot. Cockroaches thrive on water, food, and moisture which is easily accessed by…

Does Lysol spray kill roaches?

Does Lysol spray kill roaches?

Not necessarily, the problem is that cockroaches have grown increasingly immune to certain chemical sprays and other household products. Lysol can be effective but it is not a foolproof way of taking care of the infestation in its entirety. The same issue arises with purchasing store-bought products. Most people that go into the stores go…

How To Reduce Clutter In Your Home

How To Reduce Clutter In Your Home

De-cluttering is the first step for dealing with any pest and rodents which include mice, rats, cockroaches and cannot be overlooked and ignored. They thrive in these places which causes them to breed rapidly.  It is often a task that nobody really looks forward to because of the sheer work it takes to organize in…