The most common roach is the German cockroach. You can mostly find this pest in kitchens and bathrooms and just about any place where people eat and drink. It has been implicated in outbreaks of illness and reported to propagate at least 33 kinds of bacteria, six types of worms, and seven other human pathogens. The allergens it spreads can be linked to asthma attacks in children.
Mantis Pest Control will inspect your home or business and devise a treatment plan that fits your specific situation. Each type of infestation will need its own approach. Mantis will also advise on sanitary issues, and educate our clientele on best practices, reducing the likelihood of ongoing issues. We have a wide variety of insecticides and bait gels that will help get the job done.
The Oriental cockroach is often found in sewers and under debris, leaves, stone, and firewood. It also lives around voids and openings beneath porches before invading homes in the summer.
The American cockroach is the type to invade a property when food shortages occur. It likes warm, dark environments and will come up from sewer drains and pipework.