Guest Post: How To Get Rid Of German Cockroaches

  This Guest Post was written by John Henry of Active Pest Control in Atlanta. is your online source for roach control products and information.     Blattella Germanica are “German” Cockroaches in the United States. The Germans call them “Russian … Continued

Worst. Day. Ever.

  Most  Honorable and Generous President of Do My Own Pest Control, You know well my traumatizing history with roaches. You know how the sight of one nasty roach reduces me to tears on the spot and induces a massive … Continued

Is Your Home The Perfect Cockroach Penthouse?

Today’s guest post comes from Dan Hinckley. Dan  works with a company that offers pest control services in Alexandria Virginia and has had his fair share of experience chasing cockroaches from their homes! It’s no secret that I love spring. The … Continued

Cockroach Cupcake Tutorial

Now here’s a roach you can really sink your teeth into. No roach bait required, just sweet, sugary goodness.  Someone really needs to make these for the next Do My Own Pest Control staff party.   Any volunteers?

Product Snapshot: Cy-Kick Aerosol

CyKick Aerosol (buy now) is a Crack & Crevice Residual insecticide that offers easy application, 6 week residual, and fast knockdown of insect pests. This product is ideal for both indoor and outdoor use. Target pests include: Ants, Booklice, Boxelder … Continued

Phantom Aerosol Spray Review

As I mentioned in my previous post, I recently applied Phantom Aerosol for roaches in my own apartment. This was my first time using Phantom and I was pleased with how easy it was to use and safe to apply. … Continued

Why Apartments Make Me Paranoid.

Over the past 5 years my husband and I have moved nearly a dozen times, 8 of those being apartment situations. We recently moved to yet another apartment within the past two weeks. As usual I have been an emotional … Continued

Roach Bait Placement: “Where do I put this stuff??”

Just wanted to share this diagram suggesting some of the most effective places for roach bait gel and roach bait station placements in the kitchen.  In addition to these areas, the following are also effective placement suggestions for bait gels … Continued