Pest Control for Cockroaches

Cockroach

The Green Advantage can assist you with all your pest issues. Cockroaches can overrun a home or business because they breed quickly. Dozens can turn into hundreds and hundreds into thousands. Relying on conventional, over-the-counter components to rid your property of cockroaches often isn't enough, especially if the infestation is beyond those methods. It may be in the best interest to get professional pest control service to come in and tackle the problem, and the sooner the better. Once you see an immediate and noticeable reduction in cockroach infestation, you will find your property more comfortable and appealing.

Cockroaches are considered pests of public health because they are closely associated with humans and commonly breed and feed in unsanitary areas. All of the pest cockroaches are nocturnal. Cockroaches are among the oldest surviving insect form on the planet. Cockroaches are well-adapted to indoor life. They are flattened, which allows them to enter tight cracks and crevices.

Expert Cockroach Control Professionals

Our knowledgeable staff will assist you in finding the proper treatment for your pest issues. We will begin by detecting and identifying the infesting cockroach. Proper identification of the infesting cockroach species tells the technician where he should focus his treatments. We have the knowledgeable to use the proper safety to eradicate the pest from your home and away from your family.

The treatment for cockroaches can require using gel baits, granulars, residual spray, and foggers. Each method serves a different purpose and is based on the type of infestation.

Vacuuming is a useful approach: The Benefits
An immediate impact on the cockroach population. Reduces reproductive potential. Removes insecticide-resistant cockroaches. Can be accomplished without vacating the building. Reduces the number of dead or dying cockroaches.

Cockroach Information: Facts, Habits, Identification

Cockroach

Cockroaches are one of the most common bugs on the planet. Their size gives them a resiliency that allows them to be adaptable and flexible to a broad range of environments. They move quickly and, while it's not unusual to be seen during the day, they prefer the dark.

The cockroach is a threat to all your environments and should be dealt with promptly. If you want to eliminate cockroaches in your life, contact The Green Advantage for pest control service. Take advantage of our services and return your spaces back to where you expect them to be insect free.

Cockroach Identification

American Cockroach

American Cockroach

Scientific Name: Periplaneta americana
Family: Blattidae
Length: 1.5 - 2.1 Inches
Shape/Color: Reddish brown with the margins of the thorax lighter
Reproduction: 14 - 16 Eggs per Ootheca, 1 Ootheca per 5 days, 6 - 14 Oothecae during lifespan
Information: May live out doors in warmer areas, prefer moist dark areas, have fully developed wings and can glide long distances.
Brown-Banded Cockroach

Brown-Banded Cockroach

Scientific Name: Supella longipalpa (Serville)
Family: Blattidae
Length: 1/2 Inch
Shape/Color: Brown with two lighter bands across the body
Reproduction: 14 - 18 Eggs per Ootheca, 14 Oothecae per lifespan
Information: Female wings are 1/3 the length of males. The males can fly and the females do not fly.
German Cockroach

German Cockroach

Scientific Name: Blattella germanica (Linnaeus)
Family: Blattidae
Length: 1/2 Inch
Shape/Color: Pale brown
Reproduction: 30 - 40 Eggs per Ootheca, 1 Ootheca per month, 4 - 5 Oothecae during lifespan
Information: Both sexes are fully winged, but they do not fly.
Oriental Cockroach

Oriental Cockroach

Scientific Name: Blatta orientalis (Linnaeus)
Family: Blattidae
Length: 1 1/4 Inches
Shape/Color: Dark brown or black
Reproduction: 16 Eggs per Ootheca, 8 Oothecae during lifespan
Information: The male has wings and the female has wing pads, but neither fly.
Smokeybrown Cockroach

Smokeybrown Cockroach

Scientific Name: Periplaneta fuliginosa (Serville)
Family: Blattidae
Length: 1 1/4 Inches
Shape/Color: Dark brown
Reproduction: 20 Eggs per Ootheca, 10 Oothecae during lifespan
Information: The males and females are fully winged and strong fliers.
 
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