There are a lot of reasons not to like cockroaches. They spread disease, bring their waste into our homes and generally just gross us out. Sometimes, they even need cockroach pest control to remove completely. But did you know that cockroaches are also linked to allergens? If you’re allergic to these tough little insects then … Continue reading How Are Cockroaches Linked to Allergens?
We joke that they could survive nuclear disasters, but they certainly do have an uncanny ability to survive. Cockroaches can live off scraps of food or waste and will forage just about everywhere imaginable. They can be extremely resilient in the harshest of conditions and they’re notoriously difficult to get rid of once an infestation … Continue reading How Cold Does It Need to Be to Kill Cockroaches?
When fall arrives, our daily routine begins to change. We can’t help but spend less time outdoors as the hot summer air disappears. Instead of enjoying barbeques and gardening, we rake leaves and dig out our warm clothes. Many of us prepare for the cold weather ahead and unfortunately, certain insects are no different. … Continue reading Are There More Cockroaches in the Fall?
After discovering a cockroach inside of your home, your first emotion is likely to be disgust. They’re not exactly pests you look forward to finding inside your home, and the stigma surrounding them is enough to make anyone feel uneasy. Many people think that cockroaches are as disgusting as it gets. But you may also … Continue reading How Did Those Cockroaches Get Inside Your Home?
Spring is a time of excitement. We anxiously wait for the sunshine and watch our gardens and plants begin to flourish. Animals appear after long months of hibernation and you begin to set up your outdoor areas, determined to spend time outside. Contrarily, fall is a time where we look to pack our things away … Continue reading Fall Pest Control Maintenance Advice
Spotting that cockroach moving across your kitchen floor is enough to give most of us a fright. If you’re one of the braver ones among us, you’ve probably killed it and disposed of it. Unfortunately, this is just the beginning of potentially very bad news. It’s highly unlikely that your recently deceased pest was travelling … Continue reading How Pest Control Companies Identify Cockroach Eggs
To most people cockroaches are really disgusting but they are also transmitters of several diseases. It’s not unusual to see them in your bathroom and kitchen as there are plenty of good hiding spots. You can be assured that once you catch a glimpse of one in your home, there will be others close by. … Continue reading Hide and Seek: Knowing Common Cockroach Spots for Pest Control
You wake up in the night and head for your kitchen to get a drink but as you turn on the lights you see a cockroach scattering away. Chances are there are more of them, and if that is so, you’ll be needing some professional pest control. Did you know that there are over 3,500 … Continue reading Pest Control: Do Cockroaches Fly?
There are several thousand different species of cockroaches in this world. Many of them are wild, while others are a common pest. You’re not expected to know the differences between the Oriental German, Dubia or Cuban cockroach however, like every living creature, cockroaches of every type must eat and drink to survive. Their favourite snack … Continue reading What Do Pest Like Cockroaches Eat?
Cockroaches are notorious for being extremely resilient and hard to kill. Bugs sprays don’t work on them because most bug sprays are contact killers and therefore only kill the cockroaches you see, not the ones that are hiding in the dark corners of your home. Cockroaches have survived on our planet for more than 300 … Continue reading Avoiding a Cockroach Infestation in Winter