Cockroaches prefer hiding in warm places and roam freely at night. Sadly, they can help in transmitting illnesses. Some of those pesticides we use for their removal are pricey and contain harmful chemicals.
There are safer and cheaper alternatives to deal with these disgusting insects.
- 1 onion
- 1 teaspoon of baking soda
- Simply chop the onion and add some baking soda.
- Place the mixture in every corner of your house
- Don’t forget to pay more attention to areas where cockroaches are common, including your kitchen and bathroom.
Apart from killing cockroaches, this mixture will eliminate them from your house.
Onion and baking soda have lot of good benefits. This mixture is safe for your children and pets and also cheap, easy to prepare.
You should always keep your house clean. Clean all the dishes after meals. Allowing them to sit in the sink for too long will attract roaches. Get rid of your trash regularly. Don’t let the trashcan sit in your house for more than two days. Remember that cockroaches can live for a month without food but not a week without water.