Tag: cockroach management

How to determine the extent of a cockroach infestation

April 16, 2019 By
Having trouble assessing the infestation level? Inspection aerosols are useful tools to locate and flush out cockroaches from harborage areas that are not easily accessible. Think broadly, and do not restrict inspection to just well-known areas such as kitchens and... Read more»
Dr. Janis Reed, BCE, Technical Services Manager, Control Solutions Inc.

Specify cleaning instructions for better cockroach management

April 15, 2019 By
Be specific with clients when addressing what needs attention and give cleaning instructions for better cockroach management. Read more»
PHOTO: Mark Sheperdigian, BCE

Cockroach control toolbox options

February 6, 2019 By
Product manufacturers share what’s new, what’s coming, and their forecasts for 2019-2025. Read more»
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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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Determine infestations: Cockroaches by the numbers

October 6, 2016 By
Mark Sheperdigian describes how a cockroach infestation is classified and determined based on the ratio of nymphs to adults. Read more»
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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