Mothballs for Cockroaches: A Good Roach Elimination Option?
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Mothballs for Cockroaches: A Good Roach Elimination Option?

There are many different methods of getting rid of and preventing infestations of cockroaches, some more effective than others and some more expensive to implement. Mothballs for cockroach control is a common query by homeowners looking for a cost-effective repellent for these unpleasant critters. The answer is yes, mothballs do keep roaches away. Cockroaches are…

Are Shrimp Related to Cockroaches? What Are The Similarities and Differences?
Home Pests / Cockroaches

Are Shrimp Related to Cockroaches? What Are The Similarities and Differences?

The term “cockroaches of the sea” has been used to describe shrimp and other marine crustaceans for many years. That may seem strange since roaches are a household pest, while shrimp are shellfish and widely eaten food. Despite that, you might be surprised to learn how closely related shrimp and cockroaches actually are. Cockroaches and…

How to Keep Cockroaches Away at Night: Easy, Effective Tips for a Roach-Free Home
Home Pests / Cockroaches

How to Keep Cockroaches Away at Night: Easy, Effective Tips for a Roach-Free Home

Cockroaches are nocturnal creatures, and can crawl over your food (and into your bed) when you’re fast asleep. The best way how to keep cockroaches away at night is to starve them, stop them from getting into your home, and find safe ways to kill them before they breed.  Why do I need to roach-proof…