Know Your Pest - COCKROACHES

Have you encountered an insect scurrying across your countertop when you flip on the lights for a midnight snack? Cockroaches can hitchhike into even the cleanest of homes on items as innocuous as your grocery bags.

German Cockroaches :Measures around 1.5 cm. Tan through brown to black color. One of the most common household cockroach. More active at night.

American cockroaches: Usually referred to as Waterbug. Adults grow to around 4 cm to cm. They are reddish brown and have yellowish margin on their body region behind head.

They generally live in moist areas, prefer warm temperatures. Normally found in basements and sewers, crawl spaces and crevices of porches, foundations and walkways.May move outdoors into yards during warm weather.