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The German cockroach is the most common species of cockroach and is a year-round pest that contaminates food, spread diseases, and allergies.
Most prevalent in houses, apartments, restaurants, hotels, and other institutions worldwide. They are German cockroaches are a very active species and can move around structures and fit through an opening as small as 3/8 inch in width.
What we do
A-1 Bonded Termite specializes in safe and effective cockroach removal treatments. When taking care of your cockroach problem, you can expect the utmost care and professionalism by our certified team of pest removal specialists.
A-1 Pest Control thoroughly inspects your property to properly establish what pests we are dealing with, and their colony size.
Once the pest is isolated we find ways to effectively remove the pest from your living area.
Once your pests are eliminated, we ensure they don’t come back.
GERMAN COCKROACH PREVENTION TIPS
If you suspect a german cockroach infestation, it is important to hire a pest control professional to rid your home of cockroaches as soon as possible. The most effective way to get rid of cockroaches is to call A-1 Bonded Termite, Inc. for a free inspection*.
Your inspector will make recommendations to eliminate the infestation and make suggestions on how to correct conditions that may be conducive to re-infestations.
They have wings but seldom fly. Females carry capsules that contains 30-48 eggs each.
Adults will emerge in spring or early summer near indoor windows. They feed on nectar and plants that produce abundant pollen such as spiraea and buckwheat.
Light brown to tan, with two dark stripes located on their backs
oval, 1/2″ to 5/8″
Found throughout US, German cockroaches prefer warm humid environments that are close to food and water sources.
They are very resourceful and will even settle for dresser drawers if the infestations are heavy. Infestations in multi-unit apartments buildings are breeding grounds because the units share walls and plumbing.
German cockroaches are commonly found in residential and commercial kitchens, and bathrooms.
PEST THREAT LEVEL
Controlling German cockroaches is incredibly vital.
In addition to being a nuisance pest, the German cockroach has been associated with illness and allergic reactions in many people. Cockroaches have been reported to transmit more than 30 kinds of bacteria, parasitic worms and human pathogens.
They pick up germs on their legs and bodies as they crawl through decaying matter or sewage and then carry these into food or onto food surfaces. German cockroach allergens cause allergic reactions and exacerbate asthma attacks, especially in children.