The lazy days of summer are just about over. Fall is upon us, and so will be fall pests if you don’t prepare the outside of your home properly. As the cooler weather begins to settle in, the pests we so often associate with the outdoors can quickly become indoor pests. Just as humans seek […]
The cockroach. Nothing says, “Yuck”, like the sight of a cockroach; dead or alive. Roches can be found in our homes, our favorite restaurants, our places of work, and even in our schools and libraries. No place is safe from a cockroach. They are equal opportunity inhabitants. If they have food, water and shelter, the […]
In general, cockroaches are shy pests and prefer to stay clear of anything larger than they are. They hide during the day, when humans are most active, and come out at night to feast on the crumbs left behind. They certainly won’t do battle with you for food. They would much rather eat something that […]
Clean house or dirty house, it doesn’t matter when cockroaches are around. Often, cockroaches are associated with dirty homes, when in fact they are happy to be around any place that provides them with food, shelter and water. Cockroaches have simple need: food, water and shelter. Dirty homes are more likely to attract cockroaches than […]
These creepy crawling pests are often associated with garbage, dirty kitchens, and filth. They are also know for spreading a range of diseases and triggering asthma and other allergies. Keeping a clean house is useful and very important in order to reduce food sources used by cockroaches, but regardless of how clean your house is […]
The most obvious sign you have a roach problem is if you see one. Your home is an ideal breeding ground for certain pest species of cockroaches. With plenty of food, warmth, water and nesting sites, they can remain active all year round.
These common invaders of homes can measure up to more than fifty millimeters or two inches long. The tropical species of cockroaches are typically larger than other kinds of species. Some cockroaches have wings but most are not able to fly for extended periods of time, and all have two antennae and six legs. While […]