We would recommend that you use one of our Roach Control Kits to ensure that you have everything necessary, including an insecticide spray, roach bait gel, and insect growth regulator, to do a complete roach treatment. You may want to take a look at our Roach Control Guide for more information on treating and preventing this pest.
Roach Control Kit Rotation A is a great option for roach control, which would include American Roaches. The roach bait in this kit is Maxforce FC Magnum and it is labeled for several species of roaches including German, American, Oriental and Smokey Brown roaches. This kit is ideal for beginning or cleanout treatments of cockroach infestations in apartments. You can also apply an insecticide dust like CimeXa Insecticide Dust inside the wall voids, light switch plates and electrical outlets if you are concerned about your neighbors.
The roach control kits such as Roach Control Kit Rotation A should be rotated every 3-4 months if you still need to treat after that time.
The amount of applications that the Roach Control Kit A will provide will vary depending on the level of insect activity and the size area that you will be treating. Please contact us at 866-581-7378 for additional information.
First, be sure to review our Roach Guide for helpful tips and videos. We recommend starting out with Roach Control Kit Rotation A. Roach Control Kit Rotation A is ideal for beginning or cleanout treatments of cockroach infestations in homes, apartments, and similar areas. This kit contains the chemical products we recommend using after you have been able to inspect the area and take preventative measures such as eliminating food and water sources and harborage areas. Using all these techniques together is crucial for effective roach treatment.
The product Temprid SC in our Roach Control Kit Rotation A, is not only labeled for roaches but for a wide variety of other insects as well. When it comes to roaches, we do recommend patience as roaches don't appear overnight and will not disappear overnight either. Read over our How to Get Rid of Roaches article for further information.
The amount of area that the products in Roach Control Kit Rotation A will cover can vary depending on the level of infestation you are dealing with and the type of area you are treating. Please contact us at 866-581-7378 for further assistance.
We do sell many different kinds of insecticide dust. The only one that we sell that has both pyrethrins and piperonyl butoxide is Drione Dust. This should only be used in cracks and crevices. For the most complete roach control, we recommend our Roach Control Kit Rotation A. This kit contains all the products that we recommend to use together for roach control: an insecticide concentrate, and insect growth regulator (IGR), and roach bait gel, and glue traps for monitoring. Please see our Roach Treatment Article for more information and tips about roach control.
The products in the Roach Control Kit Rotation A are more geared towards treating the smaller roach species indoors.
Getting rid of palmetto bugs requires patience, persistence, and a combination of both chemical and non-chemical methods. Palmetto Bugs prefer to live outdoors, but will easily set up residence indoors if they can find their way inside. Exclusion is about keeping Palmetto Bugs out, or at least making it harder for them to get in.
Demon WP provides excellent control when mixed in a 1 gallon or 2 gallon sprayer and applied at a low-pressure setting. In addition, you can mix in Gentrol IGR which prevents pest larvae from progressing to the pupal stage of development, so the larvae die before they become breeding adults and future infestations. Spray indoors along baseboards, especially in corners; window and door frames, on the underside of furniture, behind bookshelves, and in other problem areas as listed on the product label. With Palmetto bugs, the outher perimeter of the home or structure should also be treated. Residual sprays like these need to be reapplied every month to every 3 months, depending on the level of infestation.
For added protection, spread DeltaGard G Granules outdoors in pine straw, mulched areas, landscapes surrounding the infested structure. Deltamethrin in a new water-dispersible carrier to provide quick knockdown and lasting control of insect pests in lawns and landscaped areas.
When treating for German roaches, it is recommended to use a combination of products in order to completely eradicate them. Using one of our Roach Control Kits will ensure that you have everything you need for a complete treatment. All products in the kits are safe for pets if used as directed. Pets need to be kept out of the area while products are being applied, but can safely return as soon as all surfaces are dry. Please look over our Roach Control Guide as well for more information on treating and preventing this pest.