Cockroach Control Philippines
Common Cockroach Species in the Philippines
German cockroaches are common pests, particularly in residential and commercial kitchen environments, and bathrooms. They measure 10-15 mm and have distinctive stripes on their head shields. They rarely fly and prefer to run. They tend to harbor in dark and secluded areas like under cupboards, behind refrigerators, and under the sink.
American cockroaches are one of the largest pest cockroaches, with reddish-brown bodies and wings. Both males and females have wings and can fly short distances. They prefer warm and humid environments such as drains and sewers and are commonly found in commercial buildings such as but not limited to restaurants, bakeries, and grocery stores. Infestations can occur in areas where food is stored or prepared, as well as boiler rooms, steam tunnels, and basements.
Brown-banded Cockroaches are small pests, measuring between 10-14mm in length, and have two light brown bands across their dark brown bodies. They prefer warm and humid environments, commonly found in bathrooms, kitchens, and other areas with high moisture levels.
Dangerous Facts About Cockroaches
Dangerous Facts About Cockroaches
Cockroaches are notorious for their ability to breed rapidly and produce large numbers of offspring. In fact, a single female cockroach can produce up to a thousand offspring in her lifetime.
In addition to their rapid breeding habits, they can also emit an obnoxious odor that can be difficult to get rid of. This certain odor is often associated with their presence and can be a warning sign of an infestation.
They are also known to favor warm, moist environments, such as floor drains and other areas with standing water. This makes them particularly well-suited to spreading diseases like typhoid fever, which can be transmitted through contaminated food and water sources.
In addition to their role in spreading disease, a cockroach taints foods with their feces and sheds skin. This can lead to serious health risks, particularly for individuals with allergies or respiratory problems.
Despite their many drawbacks, they are highly resilient and can be difficult to eliminate once they have established a presence in a home or business. Effective control measures may include the use of insecticides, traps, or other methods designed to limit their access to food and water sources.
Ultimately, the key to preventing cockroach infestations is to be vigilant and take proactive steps to limit their presence in your home or business. By keeping floors and surfaces clean, sealing up cracks and crevices, and seeking professional help when necessary, you can help to keep these pests at bay and ensure the safety and health of yourself and those around you.
Our Cockroach Control Methods
Our Cockroach Control Methods:
- High-performing cockroach baits – Cockroach baits contain insecticides mixed with materials that attract cockroaches for food. It is effective in eliminating the nest structure and provides long-term protection.
- Spraying – to keep the cockroach colonies out of ofﬁces and establishments.
- Ultra-Low Volume (ULV) Misting Treatments – For wide spaces, we use a machine to disperse our FDA-approved and green-labeled chemicals to cover all surfaces including the hard-to-reach areas. They come in residual forms, aerosols, or fogging materials.
Our Service Process
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We offer cockroach control in residential, commercial, industrial properties in the Philippines; eliminating and preventing cockroach infestations.