Cockroach Infestation

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What is the best spray to kill cockroaches?

There are tons of cockroach sprays on the market that will give consumers all kinds of promises. Truth be told, it comes down to effective marketing and copywriting. Some over-the-counter cockroach sprays have at least one active ingredient or multiple. The industry leader in common household repellants has Imiprothrin. According to the chemical. life science…

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How Many Cockroach Species Are There?

The Smithsonian Institute answered this very nicely. According to the Smithsonian Magazine there are a staggering 4,500 cockroach species in the world, and out of them 30 species are considered invasive pests! In Canadian households, there are a handful from those 30 species that are often seen in our homes. These are the American, Oriental,…

How Long Can Cockroaches Survive Freezing Temperatures

Cockroaches survived the extinction that killed the dinosaurs. They were the rulers of the Carboniferous period which took place one hundred and twelve million years before the dinosaurs and three hundred and sixty million years before us. They are highly adaptive, resistant to all forms of radiation from photonic solar radiation to particle radiation like…

How to Get Rid of Cockroaches Fast

Seeing a roach or a bunch of roaches scattering for cover when you turn on the light in a room is a frightening sight. Even more frightening is how quickly a roach population can grow if left unchecked. Learning how to get rid of cockroaches fast is of the utmost importance. The quicker you get…

The Best Cockroach Killers in 2018

Cockroaches are perhaps the worst pests there are especially if you got them in an apartment. It is essential to learn how to get rid of cockroaches in apartments to understand how to combat the infestation. They are versatile and capable of taking up residence nearly anywhere. It is no wonder they have been around for…

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Why Restaurants Suffer From Cockroach Infestation

The word Cockroach is enough to make your skin crawl but a customer sighting this hideous creature is the least of a restaurant’s problems. These pests potentially carry and spread diseases including cholera, salmonellosis, E.coli, typhoid fever, leprosy, staph infection, plague and listeriotic. Why Cockroaches Invade Restaurants Cockroach in restaurant is a common situation and…

German Cockroach Control – How to Get Rid of German Cockroaches

The German cockroach is one of the more common cockroaches in Ontario invaders among both business and residential areas. You commonly find these cockroaches dwelling in houses, apartments, restaurants, and hotels. As the German cockroach colony grows larger, you may notice a foul odour. It is a musty and unpleasant smell. These persistent and hardy pests are…

How to Get Rid of Cockroaches in Apartments

When you live in an apartment, a cockroach infestation can seem like a never-ending experience. Even if you do all you can to prevent an infestation, it may seem ineffective if others in your apartment have an issue. If even one person in your building has a cockroach problem, it is likely that everyone in…

Cockroach Traps – Do They Really Work?

In this day and age, everyone is all about the DIY approach. Not that there is anything wrong with behind independent and taking the DIY route, but there are times when it is not recommended. If you happen to have a cockroach infestation in your home, you have likely scoured the internet for a DIY…

Cockroach Eggs: What Do They Look Like and Where to Find Them

Once an adult female cockroach breeds, she will produce an egg sack known as ootheca. Ootheca can contain up to 50 juvenile cockroaches waiting to hatch. Within just three months time, those juvenile cockroaches will reach adulthood and create egg sacks of their own. Knowing what ootheca (egg) look like and where to find them…