If you live in or around the Coconut Creek area and need cockroach extermination we are here to help. There isn’t a single person who wants to have them, and if you do find yourself, your family, or your business with a problem here are some things you should know.
There are two types of you will find.
The American Cockroach
They live in areas that have lots of trees.
Generally they will live, nest, and breed in these hollow trees. Occasionally they get in to your home through small cracks in your home. Normally this is by loose-fitting windows and/or holes where wiring comes into your house, or sometimes they can come in through the pipes that enter your house.
Other times they can creep in on clothes, equipment, people, pets, or other items. These are not the type of roach that instantly hides when you turn on alight.
It is easy to for us to treat it. We also can show you areas on your property you need to patch or to fix to prevent you from getting another roach infestation.
The German Cockroach
These are about a half-inch long, and they have wings on them when they adults. Theseones lay eggs and these eggs can hatch in as little as 2-4 days. This can lead to reproduction very fast, and within just a matter of a few days you can have hundreds of roaches.
These types of roaches are afraid of light, and are generally only active at night. If you find one it usually is in an area of warmth, food, or moisture.
These are not easy to kill and a lot of times are resistant to over the counter pest products. If you see one of these contact us at (954) 634-5835 immediately as these can carry lots of different diseases including Salmonella and even Typhoid.
If you see any type of cockroach, contact us immediately. We’ll take the time to answer all your questions, explain to you what you need to do, and help you eliminate these for good by sending one of our pest exterminators to your property as soon as possible!