21 Mar HOW BAD ARE COCKROACHES IN MY HOME?
One thing that is true, cockroaches are everywhere. When they invade homes, it’s usually in search of food, water, and shelter. Your home has all of these and it’s because of that ideal environment that roaches will want to creep inside.
Whether you want to kick them out or keep them from getting in at all, the pest control experts at Eco Advantage are here to explain a few things you should know.
TYPE OF COCKROACHES IN NORTH CAROLINA
Although most cockroaches can look the same, there are some key differences between them. The most common species of cockroach known to invade homes in our area:
The American cockroach — the largest of the big three, boasting a reddish-brown color with a distinctive pattern behind their heads.
The German cockroach — smaller, with a tan or light-brown shell concealing vestigial wings. It has two black stripes behind its head.
The Oriental cockroach — also known as the water bug due to its preference for areas of high moisture, is on the larger side with a black shell.
HOW TO HANDLE A COCKROACH INFESTATION
- Keep your property clean and clutter-free.
- Seal any cracks, crevices, and other potential entry points around the exterior of your home.
- Repair any leaks around your home to remove excess moisture.
- Partner with a knowledgeable professional, like Eco Advantage Termite and Pest Solutions
COCKROACH CONTROL AND PREVENTION
At the end of the day, the easiest and most effective means of pest control will always be to contact professionals for guidance. If you’re dealing with a stubborn cockroach problem in your Fayetteville area home, reach out to the experts at Eco Advantage Termite and Pest Solutions. Our certified technicians will take care of the present problem and put thorough prevention measures in place to ensure a cockroach-free home, guaranteed.
Eco Advantage Termite and Pest Solutions is your trusted pest control expert. Whether your home is in Fayetteville or Hope Mills, you can count on Eco Advantage Termite and Pest Solutions to rid your home of pesky rodents, cockroaches, spiders, and other nuisance. Be sure to give us a call today at (910) 425-6415 to learn more about how we can eliminate your rodent and other pests for good!