Habitat: Food storage areas, basements, steam tunnels, and sewers
Attractions: Fermenting food, water and dead cockraches
Description: Known to carry many common disease pathogens and causing allergic reactions in people, the cockroaches is a general nuisance and can cause harm.
Elimination Recommendation: The cockroach can be eliminated from the home through extermination and ongoing maintenance of living and food preparation areas. Outside areas should be evaluated for entry and exclusion completed to avoid future recurrences. Continued occurances may persist if effort is not done to keep sinks free of dishes and standing water. Crumbs and other debris build up, as well as standing water can attract cockroaches. If you see one cockraoch, there are many more.