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Cockroaches are omnivores. Although they can survive several months without food, roaches will eat anything that has nutritional value. They are especially attracted to starch, sugar, grease, meat and cheese. Decaying food items are particularly delicious for a hungry roach in search of his next meal.

Cockroaches are a pet peeve of home owners. As much as we would like to keep our homes chemical free, cockroaches soon become resilient to homemade or DIY organic methods and before long are back to invade your home. Since chemical pesticides are toxic, use when necessary, meanwhile try to keep your home clean, vacuuming periodically and use DIY methods to keep cockroaches and other insects and pests at bay.