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Professional roach control is a must for any business looking to safeguard their reputation. Causing horror for many businesses, particularly restaurateurs, invasions by nocturnal cockroaches call for a Terminix Canada cockroach exterminator.

Ultimately, cockroaches never stop hunting for food inside your space. Is food dirt on countertops? Are dirty dishes in the sink? Are crumbs lying on the floor? These all attract cockroaches. Breaching tiny cracks in your property, cockroaches are nocturnal. This means cockroach infestations are difficult to spot right away. In short, infestations may not reveal themselves until you’ve got a serious cockroach problem.

Our cockroach control professionals respond to cockroach infestations quickly and efficiently. DIY cockroach killers are many but they don’t minimize the chance of future infestations. Terminix Canada roach control ensures your business is a secure and healthy environment. Backed by over 90 years of experience, our cockroach treatment will see your roach infestation crawl away for good.

Common Canada Cockroaches

American Cockroach

Size: 28 to 43 mm long.

Colour: Reddish brown to mahogany with a yellow band around their head.

Behaviour: Adult American cockroaches can fly. Usually living outdoors, they harbour in warm and damp spaces like flowerbeds. When indoors, they’re typically found in basements, bathrooms and kitchens.

Brown-Banded Cockroach

Size: 10 to 14 mm long.

Colour: Light brown to tan bands across adults’ wings.

Behaviour: Brown-banded cockroaches are mainly active at night but sometimes hunt for food during daytime. Usually avoiding water sources, they prefer warm and dry spaces like cabinets and picture frames.

German Cockroach

Size: 13 to 16 mm long (adults).

Colour: Light brown to tan.

Behaviour: German cockroaches leave their harbourage areas at night to find food and water. They will live anywhere inside heated structures with readily accessible food, water and harbourage.

Oriental Cockroach

Size: 25 to 32 mm long.

Colour: Shiny black to dark reddish.

Behaviour: Mainly an outdoor species, oriental cockroaches invade businesses through gaps in doorways. Preferring cool and damp conditions, these cockroaches are commonly found between wall voids, in sewers and in drains.

Frequently Asked Questions

When you’re looking for roach control methods, effective solutions involve diligent sanitation to eliminate excess food, water and harbourage areas. The use of gel baits and dust are the most effective means of control. Glue traps are helpful, but are seen more as monitoring devices than a control tactic. A thorough vacuuming of harbourage areas is also beneficial in neutralizing cockroach populations by destroying cockroach eggs.

Some cockroaches lay eggs aggressively and require persistent treatment to get rid of. That’s where Terminix Canada helps. We’ve helped businesses get rid of cockroaches for over 90 years, succeeding where many fail with their ineffective, DIY cockroach killers.

All four major Canadian cockroach species are active throughout the year, from January to December.

When cockroaches seek food and water sources, they carry bacteria directly into food-dense areas. This can lead to food poisoning, diarrhoea, Dysentery, and other diseases and illnesses like Salmonella Typhi and Poliomyelitis. To safeguard staff and customers, that’s why contacting a cockroach pest control specialist like Terminix Canada is so important as soon as you find traces of cockroaches living in your space.

Cockroaches are attracted to food inside your business. If food is left on countertops, dirty dishes are in the sink or crumbs are lying on the floor, cockroaches will invade your space. Since they are nocturnal, you might not even notice you have a cockroach infestation until the problem has become serious.

Diligent sanitation is the key to preventing cockroaches from invading your property. Since cockroaches are attracted to food and dirt, thorough and regular cleaning and disinfection helps fight infestations. Retail store baits disguise insecticide as a food source while cockroach traps exist too.

For a more permanent cockroach control solution, call Terminix Canada. Our chemical cockroach treatments are safe and proven cockroach killers. Our professional cockroach exterminators will see your cockroach infestation crawl away for good.

How Terminix Canada Cockroach Pest Control Works

Cockroach Inspection

On your initial service, we’ll hunt high and low for cockroaches and their eggs, documenting our findings in a comprehensive inspection.

Cockroach Defence

We’ll treat the interior of your business, targeting the cockroaches you see and the ones you don’t. Our main focus will be kitchens and washrooms, but of course we will ensure an effective overall treatment.

Cockroach Monitoring

During ongoing service treatments, we’ll come back to treat outside your business, fortifying the perimeter to keep you protected. Our custom cockroach treatments adapt with the seasons to address seasonal cockroach activity in your area. This way, you’re protected all year long.

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