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Roach problem

We moved to our 16 years old house 3 month a go (we used bog bom before we moved in). We see big roaches all the time in the house. We put roach hotels everywhere, but does not help. What should we do? I have new born in the house.

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Asked by Anonymous at 1:58 PM on May. 24, 2011 in Just for Fun

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  • I would call a pest control company. Once roaches get firmly established, they are very hard to get rid of.

    Answer by NannyB. at 2:02 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • Torch it jk

    Answer by myownhappiness at 2:03 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • Call a exterminator or you go to Home Depot and get all the supplies you need and take a day and have the baby out of the house and bomb the whole house, make sure you cover things up and put it in the cracks

    Answer by ttk2 at 2:21 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • Call the pest control and they will clean them out

    Answer by KColeman90 at 8:25 PM on May. 24, 2011

  • Go buy some Boric Acid powder ( WalMart and Home Depot carry it) and unscrew all the wall outlet covers and light switch covers and throw some powder into those areas. Use dried basil leaves in your cabinets and pantry, just put out a few on each shelf, they repel roaches.Pour a little bleach into each toilet every night or use a bleach tablet drop in. The most important step is to clean up all water. Roaches can live for days and days with no food, but not without water. If you have a pet, dump out any water bowls and dry completely, every night. Also, seal up any pet food in your pantry with plastic containers, put breads into plastic containers. Leave no food at all to attract the pests. After about a month they should have moved on. And don't forget to spray the outside perimeter. Oh, change the basil leaves when they lose their smell. Good luck!

    Answer by Aneya at 8:49 PM on May. 24, 2011

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