Cockroaches brownish black or tan, shiny flat bodied foul smelling insects are well known and are found all over world. More than 30 species of cockroaches are known to occur throught out the world. They are very active at night or in dark places. Their filthy habits, repulsive appearance, odour and possibility that they spread diseases like Tuberculosis, Cholera, Leprosy, Dysenteryand Typhoid make them very dangerous. They contaminate food and contaminate the materials over which they crawl by their saliva and excreta.
The cockroaches do not lay their eggs singly. They are laid in groups, each group being covered by a hard covering matrix.
Cockroaches frequently enter into the houses through small inlets crevices, hole and openings of floors, walls doorframes, spaces behind wooden furniture. It is desirable that wooden utensils or furniture’s are avoided in the houses. Modern practice is to use marble-made utensils like shelves, cupboards etc. Special attention be given to water and drainage pipe.
For every cockroach you see, there are a hundred hidden. Not only do they contaminate food and utensils but readily spread disease causing organisms leading to dysentery, diarrhea, food poisoning and asthma. They also leave dark stains and foul odours leading to very unpleasant and unhygienic conditions.
Get Rid of Cockroaches
Two Main Common Cockroach Species Found At Home:
German Cockroach:Size: 5/8” - Also known as the “croton bug” the German roach is brown in color with 2 dark stripes on thorax. The wings are as long as the body or slightly overlapping in both sexes, despite this they prefer to run or climb. It prefers moist environments such as kitchen cabinets and bathrooms.
American Cockroach:Size: 1 ½” - Also known as the palmetto bug, the American Cockroach is reddish brown in color and has a pale yellow area around the perimeter of the pronotum. These cockroaches tend to be found in dark, undisturbed areas that are high in humidity.
How to kill cockroaches?
Cockroaches can be difficult to control and may require professional treatment. Although many homeowners struggle with do-it-yourself cockroach control remedies the results are often less than satisfactory. Small problems can develop into large ones and this is when many people seek out the services of a pest control professional.
We at Hi-Tech Pest Control & Agro Aid perfectly understand the difficulty and health threat that you experience as a result of cockroach infestation. We offer customized cockroach control solutions to deal with your specific problem. Specialized to deal with problems in apartments, hotels, offices and homes, our team of experts knows just how to get rid of these pests. We offer the option of an effective gel treatment and spray treatment.
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For Cockroach Control,a liquid solution (odourless chemical) is applied as thorough spraying .in follow up steps,cockroach bait gel is applied at harborages such as cracks, crevices, electrical appliances, etc. The cockroaches will be attracted to the gel, eat it and die. The toxicant in the gel also spreads to other cockroaches resulting in a drastic reduction in their population. For control against red and black ants, a liquid solution (odourless chemical) is applied as thorough spraying .