Cockroaches are one of the big problems nowadays in offices, houses and living apartments in Dubai. Cockroaches are most active in the night and they usually prefer to hide in cracks which come out for eating or feed purpose in the night. There are many species of cockroaches and few most known are the following:
Common Signs of Cockroaches Existence:
Cockroaches produce an irritating smell if they come in contact with any food or other use item.
They leave the stools of brown colour in the small water if it is available on a surface.
If water is available in large amounts then cockroaches make dirty marks on the walls and floor.
You need to check the bathroom, kitchen & laundry room because some cockroaches need a warm environment to grow more. They can climb on walls, polished surface, metal and glass surface.
Cockroaches are also found in the basements of the house or buildings.
They don’t bite like mosquitoes or wasp but they infect the food which causes illness and allergic reactions and skin problems. To control these pest home medications are not enough you might be concerned with pest control experts.
Get rid of cockroaches:
Solution 1: Forcefully use boric acid by using these cockroaches can change their path if they even find the small layer of boric acid. Solution 2: Use of cockroach gel bait when one cockroach eats the gel then it transfers the gel to the rest of the population and results in killing all remaining cockroaches.
Some other Preventions Tips are below:
Elimination of all food sources is necessary. Don’t leave items on the counter & store rest of food in tightly sealed food containers which will prevent food from cockroach’s access. Empty bins daily and washout the cans and bottles before recycling them.
Cleanliness is the most important tip you need to adopt it. Clean your kitchen and areas where you cook food daily. Cleaning the area under the sinks and remove still water there.
Remove unnecessary items could be helpful. Cockroaches put the stool on stacks of books magazines or newspapers which becomes a sign of safe place for other cockroaches. Removing the unused stacks of newspapers and other boxes from the cupboard will be a better step.
Take action against them if you find any existence of cockroaches and call an expert pest control.