If you’re having issues, cockroach, or any of the pest, it’s time to call your Tulsa pest control company. Cockroaches are pantry, pests that attack our homes and get into our places of business. They feed upon our food and use our homes as a place to live. They can spread disease and cause all sorts of issues in your home. It’s important that if you have them in your home that you find out as much as you can about cockroaches in order to get rid of them. And this article is like a good hard look at cockroaches, the life cycle, and what you and your Tulsa pest control company can do to stop them.


Cockroaches can carry many different diseases. These insects work as the cleanup crew of nature. They will consume dead animals, dead animal, material, and droppings. Because they’re in contact with these filthy and highly bacteria ridden food sources, they carry many different bacteria on their bodies. If a cockroach finds way to your home, it’s gonna head straight for your kitchen. If you can get in your foods, it’s going to spread those bacteria on your food, your utensils, and in any general area that you’ll have contact with. This can cause diseases to be spread by the cockroach.

In addition to the problems, that cockroaches cause with bacteria spread, these insects also molt often. This is a process by which they shed their exoskeleton in order to continue their development into an adult cockroach. Because of this, they admit a lot of dust. Bits of their leg parts, and the chitin that makes up their exoskeleton find a way into the air. This dust can caused many different kinds of breathing problems, especially asthma. Etymologist have done studies and found that inner city apartment projects that have high densities of cockroaches have a very high occurrence of childhood asthma. This is linked to the fact that this dust gets into our air and we breathe it. It’s so important that you contact your Tulsa Pest control company to help you get rid of these insects.


These insects find themselves at the bottom of the food chain. Many different animals will make a meal out of cockroaches. Because of this cockroaches have to have defenses against that. Being a larger insect, they aren’t super fast although for their size, they move pretty good. Scientist have studied the movements of the cockroach and found a very efficient system that they use when they move their legs. This gives them the ability to be fast for their size. but in addition to this, they also have to reproduce very quickly. If you get a couple cockroaches in your house, it’s awesome that these cockroaches will reproduce and do so very quickly. They love to find places that you can’t get to such as a gap inside a wall or an area behind a appliance, that they can hide out, lay eggs and grow the family.

Because of us getting rid of cockroaches can be tough. Most cases people will find their way to the hardware store and buy a can of the latest pesticide that they can use to kill these bugs. Well, this may be affective if you happen to catch the very first cockroach in your house, in most cases These insects have already established their population. These cans of pesticides are made with a knock down agent and a residual repellent pesticide. The knockdown agent makes it so that if you spray directly on an insect, it will kill it immediately. This knockdown agent breaks down pretty quickly. So if you’re not spraying a cockroach directly, this part of the pesticide will go unused. Your Tulsa pest control company will have more information.  


The residual repellent spray will kill cockroaches if they walk through it. The trick is is the day can sense it. If they sense that they won’t walk through it. When you spray too much of it, you can trap them in an area where they can’t get out. If this happens, they will stay in that spot and reproduce until the residual pesticide breaks down. This can be as much as 30 days. If this happens, most cases you’ll end up with a larger problem than when you started. Contact your Tulsa pest control company for help.  


The best way to get rid of these cockroaches is to contact your broken arrow or Tulsa pest control company. They will go in and find the harborage places that are accessible and apply pesticides directly to those places. By disrupting their harborage point, we can get them out into places where they are more easily killed. Using a non-repellent spray, can give your technician the ability to apply a pesticide that these cockroaches won’t even know is there. 

They’ll walk through it and then go back to harborage points that we can’t get to spreading the lethal chemical around. In this way, you can kill cockroaches at their source. unfortunately these kinds of pesticides are only available to your Tulsa pest control company. So it’s important that you contact them to be able to illuminate these insects. They will have access to sprays, Bates, and dust that can be using all sorts of different ways to eliminate your cock roach issue.

If you’re having an issue with cockroaches or any other pest control then its time to call a Tulsa pest control company that you can trust. Here at TermMax pest control we are the best in the business, when it comes to dealing with cockroaches or any other insects. We service the greater Tulsa area, including Broken Arrow, Coweta, Claremore, Catoosa, Jenks, Bixby, Sand Springs, Sapulpa, Prattville, Owasso, Turley, and so much more. Call today for a free estimate. We are here to help!

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