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When you need professional cockroach exterminators, turn to Terminix Canada. We permanently remove cockroaches so you can maintain a safe and healthy space.

Cockroach Biology

Cockroaches are insects making up the order Blattodea. With over 3,500 species of cockroach around the world, Canada is home to four major species – the American cockroach, brown-banded cockroach, German cockroach, and oriental cockroach. One of the most common home and business invading pests, cockroaches invade heated structures with readily accessible food, water, and harbourage. Contaminating food and spreading disease when travelling on, or excreting on food preparation areas, this pest is nocturnal making them incredibly difficult to remove on your own.

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An incredibly resilient pest, cockroaches can live up to a week without a head, and can live up to three months without food and a month without water.

Cockroach Behaviour, Diet, Habitat and Life Cycle

The German cockroach is one of the most common household pests worldwide and typically infests kitchens and bathrooms. Smaller cockroach species like the brown-banded cockroach can harbour in smaller spaces like wallpaper, electrical appliances, shower units, and spaces beneath furniture. You should know that the American cockroach is synonymous with infesting sewer systems too.

A nocturnal pest, cockroaches are active at night to find food and water, and sometimes appear in the daytime too. Most cockroaches feast on sweets, meats and starches with some like the American cockroach feeding on decaying matter, leaves and smaller insects too. Ultimately, cockroaches will make your home or business their home if it provides warm, damp and humid spaces to hide.

Wondering How To Get Rid Of Cockroaches?

Wondering how to get rid of cockroaches? Ultimately, diligent sanitation is the key to preventing cockroaches from invading your residential or commercial 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 pest 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.

Terminix Canada Cockroach Exterminators Can Help You

Cockroaches are a common source of problems for home and business owners when they turn up in unwanted places. Our cockroach pest control is the best and safest way to rid your property of irritating cockroaches for good.

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