Among many types of pest problems, nothing is more distasteful and more challenging to control than a full-blown cockroach infestation. Among the oldest living species on earth, evidence of cockroaches has been documented in fossils that are more than 300 million years old! The longevity of this particular pest classifies them as one of the planet’s most adaptable survivors.
Cockroaches are nocturnal and extremely adept at hiding. Since they do all of their feedings at night, if you happen to spot one scurrying around in mid-day, chances are you have a potentially large infestation on your hands that will most likely require immediate professional assistance.
The presence of cockroaches in the home or workplace can threaten wellbeing and cause serious health problems in addition to severely damaging, or even destroying, a business reputation within a range of industries. For this reason, do-it-yourself pest control methods for eliminating the tenacious cockroach are rarely successful and best carried out by a licensed and experienced pest control expert to ensure success.
Proven Pest Control Strategies for Cockroaches
Our pest management specialists apply several effective strategies for ridding a commercial or residential Queens property from the threat of an infestation from the dreaded cockroach.
Systematic cleaning and strategic techniques to improve sanitation; limiting food sources and sealing cracks and crevices, while helpful, is not sufficient to get rid of cockroaches once they have invaded your Queens location. In existence for over 200 million years, cockroaches are highly tenacious and can live for a long period of time without food. Methodical treatments administered by professional exterminators are usually required to eliminate this type of pest.
We use a combination of traps and liquid concentrates within a comprehensive and customized pest management plan that qualified technicians to customize for your location following a thorough inspection. Queens home and business owners can rest assured that we take special care to consistently ensure the safety of children and pets.
Facts about Cockroaches
- Cockroaches can survive up to a month without food and up to 2 weeks without water and still reproduce rapidly
- Cockroaches can run at a speed of 3 miles an hour