How to Determine if You Have a Roach Invasion
Nothing makes the skin crawl more than a cockroach. Whether they are in your business or home, they make a place feel dirty and can embarrass you. Do you want to share your dwelling with these crawly critters? No, they are ugly and having one sit in your restaurant or hotel is even worse. You can lose essential customers and get bad reviews. That is why you need a professional roach exterminator Las Vegas provider to solve this problem.
The truth is that these insects move around at night and you cannot seem them during the day. If you do see one roaming around during the day, you most likely have an infestation. They live and feed in dark areas and love to hide in the refrigerator, appliances, inside drains and the sink. They move around quickly with their flattened bodies and fit into tight spaces. A roach can even hide in the smallest crack or make their home behind wallpaper.
What are the signs of a cockroach infestation?
Roaches are attracted to humans as we create garbage filled with delicious food. They enjoy the same temperature as we do and the home, hotel, and restaurant are a cockroach’s dream vacation spot. You can find this insect worldwide, and Las Vegas is no exception. The bug can survive the desert to the Antarctic snow. They are not perilous but can cause some allergic reactions to humans.
Although they do not bite you, they do leave harmful microbes around wherever they walk. These microorganisms cause illness, and they have an unpleasant odor. The smell is like musty and indicates you have a significant problem. The stench is something no one wants to have in the home. Another problem is if you do spot one, the chance is there are dozens.
One more noticeable thing is you will see visible feces that look like the size of coffee ground in cracks or on the floor close to the wall. With the help of Ranger Pest Control, we will be able to tell you how massive the infestation is by the number of droppings found.
There are many DIY options available to eliminate roaches in the home:
- Spreading Diatomaceous earth around the house and path of cockroaches can help kill them as they walk through it. The pesticide is not harmful to humans but kills of this annoying bug.
- Another method is using a roach trap—you will need a smooth-walled jar that is deep, roach bait, and way for them to enter the container. As the walls are, smooth they are not able to exit and with a small amount of water or even stale beer, they will drown.
Using any of these two methods can help to kill off some roaches, but trying to rid the premises of dozens of them needs professional help. We can do a thorough inspection to find where they are hiding. Furthermore, we will provide you with an accurate assessment and strategy to make your home or business roach-free.
Call us today and have your roach inspection done making your property pest free.