With summer temperatures rise, which means: new “tenants” appear in the house: cockroaches. Also known as blatodeos, scientific name Blattodea The Latin Blatta comes from the combination of the Greek holidays “cockroach” and “looks like”. And although this is more than 3,500 species known in the cockroach family throughout spanish region just defined four different types. this The lack of precipitation in the province with the increase in thermometers this reproduces the appearance of the undesirable vermin trying to reproduce and feed, so they are often found in the environment. rubbish.
Thus the German cockroach (Blattella germanica)oriental, american and brown or brown band are what we can find most often in the province of Alicante.
For this reason and so that you can avoid the plague of these terrible insectswe offer a Series homemade tricks and natural able to act as an insecticide and cope with the appearance of the feared cockroaches and their eggs.
Tips and tricks to prevent cockroaches at home
this baking soda sodium is a substance that can lethal when it comes to killing cockroaches. Again, they will not be attractive if they do not have a sweet smell or taste.. Therefore, although bicarbonate may be effective at destroying them, a bait that will attract their attention is necessary.
In this case, the recommendation is based on make a mixture of this product with sugarcreates the perfect mix that these insects will devour. To do this, you need to merge. coat both products in equal parts and then apply it to the corners of the house where there are cockroaches.
It is true that many aromatic plants act as we know natural repellent cockroaches So like the species mint or most bay they seem to have suitable properties to keep these unpleasant insects at bay. strong species such as minced garlic, onion or ground pepper They will help reduce their assets. you just have to sprinkle in the most convenient places.
maybe though it’s not about that the perfect trick in the fight against the plague of these insects, yes useful solution if you have a garden or terrace usually for sneakers. This way, the chances of any of these animals gaining access to the interior of your home are reduced.
this Lemon It is often a popular home remedy for many insects, including cockroaches. These unwanted insects they hate the sour smell Offering lemon. for him, clean surfaces, floorsinks and showers with a solution of lemon and water or cleaning product containing lemon It will reduce the smelly appearance.
However, we should not forget that the most important remedy for the complete disappearance of such pests is undoubtedly the constant cleaning of the house.
Other star products for cleaning and ending cockroach problems vinegar. An action must be taken for the effect to occur. a mixture of white vinegar and water what we should do next spray around problem spots in the house.
If you are a lover of all animals, perhaps this option does not seem unreasonable to you. If one cat and you’re already part of the family, you’ll probably appreciate it the skill of these little ones felines while hunting them. Also, although unusual and bizarre, “harmonious” animals, for example lizzard or sparrow They will help you to end the cockroach problem.
One of the most used remedies to eliminate them is a very cheap and super effective putty. Recipe: Mix half a glass of chopped onion, half a glass of all-purpose flour, water, a pinch of sugar and 3-4 teaspoons of boric powder.
Once the pasta is done, enjoy its benefits. bottle caps to find the mixture inside and distribute them in the rooms of your house where they usually appear. But be careful, if there is, be careful. pets as it can be toxic.
How to avoid problems caused by cockroaches
Knowing the home remedies and tricks that help get rid of unwanted insects is very good in the following situations. avoid using chemical products. So, strange as it may seem, greater hygiene and sanitation does not guarantee that a pest will decide whether or not to settle there, no matter how clean it is. Actually, cockroach they go any space solely to meet your needs and keep bumping.
However, we remind you of some preventive measures that can help you reduce the risk of the appearance of these insects:
- clear the floor regularlywith a mop, broom or vacuum cleaner. Especially after meals, you should be careful in areas such as the kitchen and dining room.
- Empty very stylish garbage can.
this leftovers they are very attractive to these beings. Therefore, try not to leave food at hand, which is an excuse to stay at home.
separation unwashed kitchen utensils anyone stays in sink.
this holes and cracks It is a real source of entry for cockroaches communicating with the outside. To do this, seal the gaps connecting the street to the interior of your home with putty or cement.
check from time to time back parts Home Appliances It is an ideal hiding place for these creatures by generating heat and producing moisture.