Cockroaches can appear anytime and anyplace, especially if you live in not so tidy environment. After they appear is very hard to get rid of them. The worst thing is that whenever you believe you got rid of them, after few days you get surprise visit by more of these insects.
One solution is to use insecticide products to eradicate them, but this solution might not be the best one because many of this products are very dangerous and contain toxic chemicals.
They can cause skin reactions, irritate the eyes and respiratory tract and some of them can be even carcinogenic.
When you have little kids in the house or pet’s things might get really complicated and you would want to avoid such product.
Therefore, we recommend you a natural recipe that will efficiently and fast get rid of these nasty insects in no time. The best part is that your family and pets will be totally safe.
This cockroach repellent is very simple to make and it will only take you few minutes to prepare it.
- 1 egg yolk
- Boric acid powder (between 30 and 50 g)
Mix the boric acid powder with the egg yolk in a bowl until you get a solid mass. Make small balls with the mixture, around 1 cm in diameter.
Leave them to dry and place them where the cockroaches frequently appear.
They often choose places such as pipes, drains, grates etc. Although the boric acid isn’t toxic to people or pets, it can be irritating so keep it away from counters and places where little fingers and noses can reach.
After several days, you can repeat the procedure to guarantee the result.