Tag: cockroach management

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Cockroach control advice from the pros

October 19, 2018 By
What is one step that will put PMPs on the path to cockroach control? Read more»
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How to curtail cockroach callbacks

October 17, 2018 By
Cockroaches are not going to go away by themselves. Effective treatment depends on many factors; here’s how to gain control. Sometimes, cockroaches come back after treatment thought to be successful. Even when pest management professionals (PMPs) use every tool at... Read more»
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Creative bait placements maximize consumption

September 18, 2018 By
This strategy for placing cockroach bait might your best bet for challenging accounts. Read more»
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German cockroaches: If you don’t kill them, they won’t go away

September 17, 2018 By
The only way to eliminate German cockroaches is to kill them. Read more»
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Cockroach management dos and don’ts

November 9, 2016 By
Pest management professionals (PMPs) share dos and don’ts to consider when managing cockroaches. Cockroach management DOs DO communicate well with the customer. You must be sure they’re willing to modify the roach’s environment by doing a thorough cleaning; otherwise, you... Read more»
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Greg Baumann

Tips & Tricks: Cockroach management starts with proper identification

March 17, 2016 By
Cockroaches are still a challenge in many situations, especially commercial food service and manufacturing. Infestations can wreak havoc on customers from both a regulatory and negative publicity standpoint. Cockroach management must begin with proper identification. The onsite identification of both... Read more»
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SHEPerspective: German Cockroaches

March 1, 2016 By
Knowing the basics of cockroach behavior can drastically improve your cockroach control efforts. German cockroaches love wood, water and warmth, and you can usually find them there. If you hadn’t noticed, German cockroaches (Blattella germanica) have caught their second wind.... Read more»
Dr. Reid Ipser, Director of Technical Services, Nisus Corp.

Tips & Tricks: IPM Approach to Cockroaches

February 19, 2016 By
An integrated pest management (IPM) approach is the most effective method to control cockroaches. Chemical use should not be assumed as a successful standalone method, particularly in severe infestations. Sanitation and exclusion can be just as important. Most pest cockroach... Read more»
James Rodriguez

Tips & Tricks: 5 Tips for Cockroach Management

February 11, 2016 By
When a pest professional is called out to a cockroach job, the customer is normally at wits’ end and expects extreme and immediate results. Here are five tips to remember at your next account: Most residual insecticides are effective, but... Read more»