HOW TO GET RID OF ROACHES WITH BORAX
Roaches have never been those type of insects that we’d actually be fine with to have at home, first of all they are disgusting! Which is why we’d understand if you’re looking into different ways of getting rid of them. If you’re looking of ways to get rid of roaches while being able to save money and use a more environment friendly chemical, then you’re in the right place. We’ve created a series of methods below on how you can create your own homemade cockroach killer that will surely be able to get the job done. All you’re gonna be needing is borax and sugar.
Now, Borax is a mineral known as sodium tetraborate thus the scientific name Sodium, meaning salt, that makes it a tool for both cleaning and drying out different things. Moreover, this substance is also being used in commercially marketed clothes cleaners, make up and toothpaste. It is also sold in a form of white powder for consumers – one that can be used in various sorts of ways for a house.
To make a borax bait powder, simply mix up equal amounts of both borax and sugar. Simply apply in the mixture along boards, cracks, cabinets, under sinks, and other places where you usually find the roaches to dwell in. Keep doing this process as needed and until you’re down to your last roach in the house. If you’d prefer not to leave on scattered bits and particles of the mixture in your home, you can simply place in these items on a small container and have those containers instead put in different parts of your home.
This method is intended to attract and kill the roaches. You might probably be wondering how, so here it is. The roaches like products that are either tasty and sweet. Well in the mixture, you’re using the sugar to lure them into the product since they can’t also tell the difference between the sugar and the borax powder, then they’ll be consuming both. The borax powder will simply damage their digestive system and their exoskeleton which will ultimately cause their death. To put it simply, this method works simply like the boric acid for pests being sold in the market today, only you have done it yourself.
There are many benefits in using borax as a roach killer for any type of infestation in your home. Firstly, it is very cheap. Second is it’s free from fumes which makes is very environmentally friendly – if you’re that kind of person and of course lastly, it works fast and effectively. Which means you’ll be able to achieve great results in spending small amounts of cash.
Ultimately, there is a way to get rid of those pests in your home. And by that we mean like thoroughly get rid of it. Go-Forth Pest Control services offers a lot of ways in treating different home pest infestations. Simply give us a call today and let us solve the problem for you!