Let Aardvark Pest Services in Vienna, OH get rid of cockroaches in your home or business. These pests carry disease and they are difficult to get rid of once you've had an infestation.
. The German cockroach is light brown or tan in color and although they have wings, they can barely fly. They are characterized by black stripes on the head.
. The American cockroach has a yellow band behind the head, and they are generally a reddish brown in color. They can grow up to three inches long.
. The Brown-banded cockroach is probably the most invasive species, but it is also very small. Just under a half-inch in length, these pests are lighter in color with brown bands on the body.
. The Oriental cockroach species tend to be very dark and shiny in appearance. They are typically smaller than one inch in length.
The most effective cockroach control is professional extermination and treatment. Here are some tips for prevention.
|. Remove all food sources and improve the cleanliness and sanitation of the area||. Don't use paper or cardboard storage containers|
|. Sticky traps will help you identify where you are having problems with pests||. Keep your trash area clean and use a lid|
|. Eliminate any moisture problems that attract pests||. Don't put your trash can under the sink|
|. Reduce the clutter around your home or business||. Don't leave pet food out all night|
|. Seal up the cracks and crevices with caulking or weather stripping||. Move woodpiles away from your home|
Contact our pest control company at 330-980-4310 for roach control and removal in Trumbull, Mahoning, Mercer and surrounding areas. We can help you get rid of all your pests.