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How To Get Rid Of Roaches In Winston-Salem, NC


Have roaches infested your home in Winston-Salem, NC? Roaches are normally associated with a dirty environment, but this couldn't be further from the truth. Roaches are attracted to water, shelter, and warmth, so if your home has this to offer, then an infestation is not out of the question.

All-Natural Pest Control

Dealing with a cockroach infestation in Winston-Salem, NC can be stressful and tiresome. The following home remedies for roach extermination are an eco-friendly approach to roach extermination and can be used safely around children and pets.

Moth Balls

Drop a couple of moth balls around the stove, in the cabinet, under the sink, and other infested areas and this will keep roaches away from hanging out in those places.

Essential Oils

You can use a wide range of essential oils to create sprays that deter roaches such as peppermint, mint, tea tree, eucalyptus, and cypress. For instance, high concentration of mint oil makes roaches suffocate thereby sending them out of your home.

Bay Leaves

Pick a bunch of bay leaves and place them in closets, cabinets, kitchen, and other areas. The major benefit of using bay leaves is the fact that no hazardous chemical is involved. You can find bay leaves in any grocery store near you.

Pepper Spray

Roaches hate pepper. When you spray your kitchen with a solution containing pepper, roaches will completely avoid the kitchen. The downside of using pepper is the fact that you will likely sneeze a few times.

Baking Soda & Sugar

Sugar attracts roaches. Mix equal portions of sugar and baking soda and sprinkle the mixture in roach-prone areas. Continue sprinkling regularly until you can no longer see any roaches. If you have tried everything and you are still seeing roaches, a professional pest control company can help get rid of the roaches that you are seeing while preventing future infestation.

A reliable company will also help you determine what is attracting roaches to your home and they can also help you find their entry points. Lots of home remedies for roach extermination are safe to use and reduce the risk of adverse reactions for humans and the environment. If you have a roach problem, contact us and our professional exterminators will be of your assistance.