What are cockroaches?

They have a flattened brown oval body with long spiny legs. Many species of them have wings but are unable to fly. they can be brought into your home from various objects such as groceries, used furniture, appliances and cardboard boxes.
They can contaminate food and spread disease by getting into food or food preparation areas.

Where are cockroaches found?

They are attracted to warm, damp conditions such as kitchens, bathrooms, and plumbing areas. They are most active at night and are attracted to food, grease, and water sources.

They spend most of their time hiding. They hide in dark, sheltered places such as under the sink, behind appliances and in cracks and crevices.

Cockroach droppings are black and look like specs of pepper or ground coffee and they have a musty smell.

What do I do if I have cockroaches?

They breed and spread quickly. They cannot be controlled effectively with do-it-yourself measures and in fact this can make the problem worse. They can develop resistance to pesticides and using domestic products can scatter the cockroaches and make them harder to find.

If you think you have Them, give us a call! We will conduct a thorough inspection of your home and property and provide you with a customized treatment plan to deal with the cockroach issue. You will receive a detailed report of the service provided and helpful recommendations to remain cockroach-free!

What is the lifestyle of cockroaches? 

Adaptable nocturnal insects, they reproduce quickly and are opportunistic feeders. They thrive in a variety of habitats and scavenge different kinds of organic matter. Their speed and adept concealment make them hard to control. They communicate to find food and for mating by using pheromones. They are not directly harmful, but they can spread disease, so it’s important to recognize and control their habits if you want to effectively manage pests.

Eliminating sources of food and water are essential for cockroach prevention. It is important to keep the kitchen clean, reduce clutter, vacuum regularly and remove garbage.