Cockroaches

Can Cockroaches Do Any Harm?

Can Cockroaches Do Any Harm?

Can cockroaches do any harm to humans whether in the home, office or restaurant? If you’ve ever had a close experience with these creepy crawlers then you should read this. Cockroaches could be a real pest or PR problem in the kitchen, home or office. Besides the economic waste, they create cockroaches could pose some…

What Do Cockroaches Eat and What Attracts Them Into Your House?

Do you know what attracts cockroaches in your home or office? Cockroaches in the home or workplace usually strike as not only repulsive but one of man’s worst nightmare. Imagine walking into your kitchen at night only to discover an intrusion, group of cockroaches littered every. No need discussing what follows next if you incidentally…

Can Cockroaches Survive the Dryer?

No place in Canada is off-limits for a cockroach infestation. If you don’t keep tidy and leave food crumbs lying all over your counters, then cockroaches should be the least of your worries. Can cockroaches survive in your dryer? Well, cockroaches are known to survive through all kinds of conditions including radiation levels that could…

Avoiding Being Bitten by Cockroaches

Did you know that cockroaches bite? Cockroaches will bite if they feel threatened, and some are likely to than others. It is important to know that cockroaches are timid creatures and will not dare come close to humans when they are awake. Most of the time (if they ever bite) will happen when you are…

How to Kill Cockroaches in Kitchen Cabinets

Brown Banded Cockroach – What You Need to Know About Them

The Brown-banded cockroach is also known as Supella Longipalpa. This Cockroach can be found anywhere in Canada including Ontario. They are one of the smallest but most invasive cockroaches in Canada. The adult brown-banded cockroach may reach up to 14.5 mm in length. They receive their names from the light brown to tan transverse bands that…

Using Bay Leaves to Repel Cockroaches – Does it work?

Cockroaches often get a bad reputation due to their habits and disgusting nature. However, cockroaches have a serious function and impact on our environment. They are perhaps natures leading recycling machines. Cockroaches munch on decaying matter to clean and reduce what would otherwise be a pretty smelly place. Cockroaches just as useful as they are…

Bugs that Look Like Cockroaches

Bugs that Look Like Cockroaches

It’s not always a simple task to tell cockroaches from other bugs, especially if it’s your first time dealing with them. Common insects like beetles and crickets are often mistaken for cockroaches. Well, if you think you have seen a cockroach, and you are not sure about it, we have compiled a list to help…

Why are There Small Cockroaches in My Kitchen?

Why are There Small Cockroaches in My Kitchen?

Seeing small roaches in your home might not feel like something to panic about. However, there is more to panic about when you start seeing these tiny roaches. They are normally a sign of a roach infestation in your home, that needs to be dealt with as soon as possible by calling cockroach exterminator Toronto.…

Can You Use Vinegar to Kill Cockroaches?

Can You Use Vinegar to Kill Cockroaches?

In case you switched on the light and spotted a small brown body scampering for safety, you probably thought of what can be found locally in your home that could kill it. There are hundreds of cockroach pesticide sprays in the market, but how safe are they? In many cases, these sprays are very toxic,…