Cockroach Management

Cockroach Management

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Steam ‘n’ Dry Pest Control Auckland Service provides expert cockroach control management services for over 34 years. Also, carpet beetle control, wasp, ant, rodent, spider, bed bug, dust mite, cockroach, fly, and flea control services since 1987. Thus, serving North Shore, South Auckland, Eastern Bays, West Auckland City and Hibiscus Coast.


What is the best cockroach management approach?

Prevention of Cockroaches | Cockroach Management

Routine maintenance is indeed necessary. Several measures can be done independently.

  • Keep food from spots of the house and clean any spills right away.
  • Maintain all food and trash in tightly sealed storage containers.
  • Never leave filthy dishes in the sink or the kitchen counter overnight.
  • Take away piles of newspapers and boxes around the house.
  • Utilise a bathroom fan that vents outside after all showers to lessen moisture.
  • Caulk all cracks around the entire home, such as electrical, gas lines, and plumbing in places.


Cockroach Control 

The primary aim is to keep cockroaches away from your home, to get rid of them while keeping residents protected. Achieving this can be challenging, especially in multiple housings. For most buildings, the landlord will need to take an entire building. Typically, it will take a combined effort from the landlords and tenants to get rid of them. Gaining their support takes compelling proof like a trap full of cockroaches.

The new measures are regular cleaning and maintenance. Thus, removing the breeding sites for the cockroaches. It is also imperative to control an existing infestation and keep a cockroach-free environment.


Traditional Cockroach Treatments

When a cockroach issue demands remedial action, there are many paths of management and products available. When they are identified, the landlord or homeowner should consult a pest control professional to inspect them properly. Caution should be taken to prevent residential exposure to pesticides, generally because these are carcinogenic health hazards. Several pesticides can also cause asthma attacks and bring about developmental problems.

Pesticide sprays and fogs must not be applied to control the problem. Not only will spray and mists leave a residue that is harmful to health, but they should not be used regularly. In short, it is not efficient against cockroaches. Baits and boric acid are less risky and preferable treatment options limiting the degree of exposure to pesticides.


Thus, call Steam ‘n’ Dry Cockroach Management Auckland Services on 0800 199 399 or email us. Auckland Steam ‘n’ Dry guarantees cockroach control service treatments throughout South Auckland City, North Shore, East and West.  

For over 34 years in the pest control industry, we have dealt with various residential and commercial pest problems. So there’s no doubt we can deal with your pest troubles, too!


Experienced, researched and written by Graeme Stephens. An IICRC Master Restoration Technician in 2001. With over 34 years of disinfecting, cleaning and pest control Auckland services experience.

Published: 6/11/2014 Updated: 29/12/2021

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