Cockroaches are some of the most common insects on the earth. Be it is your home or office, the long despised creepy insect presence is everywhere. However, they are small in size but they may cause to allergic reactions, asthma attacks, etc. Additionally, an individual may catch 33 types of bacteria including salmonella. A female cockroach can birth more than 30,000 babies in one year and brings plenty of cockroaches to disturb our life.
Often people use several kinds of pest killing spray, chemicals and other techniques. Still, they find existence of cockroaches as these are difficult to remove properly by an individual. Because, the cockroaches have:
Cockroaches can easily live at least for a week after losing their heads. Moreover, they can hold their breath up to 40 minutes and being submerged, they can survive in water for half an hour. There are some species of cockroaches can withstand in freezing temperatures.
- Feeding Habits
Cockroaches are omnivores, still, they can survive at least for one week without water and one month without food.
- Easily Hide
Most of the cockroaches contain the size of 1/16 inch. Due to the small size, cockroaches can easily hide in crevices and cracks.
Cockroaches can run very fast approx three miles in an hour. Before you could spray the pest killer, they would run far away from you.
How To Get Rid Of Cockroaches
- If you have waste food, put it away as soon as possible.
- Make sure to remove the gathered or standing water by detecting the pipes and leaks.
- Block the gaps and crevices where the cockroaches are expected to enter.
Follow these tips preventing cockroaches attack. Along with theses, people infested by the cockroaches are suggested to hire the pest control professionals.
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