How To Get Rid Of German Cockroaches

Thinking about these pests and insects gives us anxiety. It’s really bizarre that a cockroach is making us panic, just by coming to our site. However, these cockroaches are pretty ugly and scary, they’re really quick and hustle around our homes. Among all the species of cockroaches, the German cockroaches 02are the most seen cockroaches in the Australian continent. Their appearance is an inspiration for artists to develop an extra-terrestrial creature, many imaginary aliens form is inspired by the cockroaches in Hollywood. German cockroaches are light brown in colour and their size is around from 1.1 to 1.6 millimetre.  They like to live in humid areas, such as kitchen, bathroom. They disturb the environment and have a harmful effect on humans, read below some ways for German cockroach pest control in Brisbane.

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While cockroach control is quite difficult using natural ways, you can still kill them on the spot using vinegar. Vinegar is a powerful acidic substance which is very useful for German cockroach control. Use half water and half vinegar in a spray bottle and spray it on cockroaches, vinegar suffocate the cockroaches and eventually kill them.

Baking Soda

Baking soda is an important ingredient for cooking, but do you know that baking soda is a very powerful weapon against German cockroaches. Mix equal part of sugar and baking soda and place it in areas where cockroach infestation is high. You’ll start seeing the results within 3 to 4 days. The population of cockroaches will start declining within 2 weeks of planting this deadly combo trap.

Cockroaches Control With Baking Soda


Borax is commonly used in laundry, it’s a salt made of boric acid, which is highly toxic for roaches. If a cockroach comes in contact with borax, he’ll die instantly. Just like baking soda, mix borax and sugar in equal consistency. Now, sprinkle the powder in cockroach infested area, you’ll start seeing the results slowly.

Hire professionals.

Above method has been proven effective for German cockroach control. You can definitely get relief from German cockroaches if you follow these techniques and make your home free from pests. However, if the cockroach infestation is very high and you don’t see any expected results, by trying these techniques. You should reach out to the professionals. Professional will find out the real root cause of the problem and treat the cockroach infestation accordingly. Same Day Pest Control is the number one pest controller, we have years of experience in the industry and our team is highly expertise in cockroach control. We have the best chemicals to put a permanent end on German cockroaches if your house is infested with German cockroaches we recommend you to get the treatment as soon as possible. You can call Same Day Pest Control anytime for bookings.

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Reviewed by: John Smith, Ph.D., MSc

John Smith is a renowned expert in the pest control industry, with over 20 years of experience in the field. He is a licensed pest control professional, and has worked for both commercial and residential clients throughout his career.Throughout his career, John has developed innovative and effective pest control strategies, and has helped countless clients rid their homes and businesses of unwanted pests. He takes pride in his work and is dedicated to providing the highest level of service to his clients as well as providing technical assistance to branch offices and clients throughout Australia.In addition to his professional work, John is an active member of several pest control industry organizations, and regularly contributes to industry publications. He also prepares scientific reports for Ace Pest Control on any changes or updates to government regulations affecting the Pest Control industry.

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