FIVE WAYS TO FIGHT COCKROACHES
Do you have cockroaches in your Laundromat? They are usually brought in by your customers in their laundry
First every Laundromat owner should make an effort to clean behind their machines at least once a year using
Your second line of defense should be powdered boric acid available in most hardware stores. It can be liberally
A third line of defense might be to try an ultrasonic sound generator to drive and keep away these creatures. The developers of these units claim laboratory research has shown ultrasonic sound waves attack the auditory and nervous systems of most common pests encouraging them to give up their source of food, water and shelter and move on. Critics provide mixed reviews. The high-intensity sound waves are out of the hearing range or human beings and comments received from Laundromat owners suggest they might be effective in combating cockroach problems. The ultrasonic devices can be purchased for as little as $10.00 per unit and are therefore cheap enough to give them try. One unit behind each bulkhead and in each backroom is what is needed. Cost is about 25¢ per month to operate each unit.
Your fourth line of defense is monthly bug bombs. You need to do it monthly to kill all the roaches
A fifth line of defense suggested by a Laundromat owner who is concerned about the overuse of
COCKROACHES IN YOUR LAUNDROMAT