If you’re starting to observe an unusual smell lingering around the house, it’s easy to suspect that there’s a roach infestation. Cockroaches are one of the most common pest infestations that produce a strange smell when there is a large number of them. A cockroach infestation smell is hard to describe but it’s an obvious sign of a cockroach infestation.
Roaches are nasty little critters that can spread germs, contaminate food, cause allergies, and contribute to asthma. There are over 3,500 different species of roaches in the world, but thankfully, in Brampton there are only 4 main pest species that we must deal with. Understanding the different species and what they look like can help you identify and get rid of the problem quickly.
Cockroaches are very common pests in Toronto and throughout the world. You may spot the occasional roach and not be too worried, but chances are good that where there is one roach, there are probably more. Since they are nocturnal creatures, you may have a roach problem and not even realize it for quite some time. You can get a jump on the problem and save yourself time and money by being able to identify cockroach hiding places so that you can treat them as soon as possible.
Roaches love areas that are dark, warm, and moist. They also like to be within easy access to food. Unfortunately, there are likely several places in our homes that perfectly fit these preferences. The following are a few of the most common roach hiding places you should check. For each area, we will also provide some tips that can help with your Toronto cockroach control efforts.
Cockroaches are notoriously hardy insects that pose major challenges for homeowners. Not only are they incredibly unsanitary, but they can also contribute to allergies and asthma. Roaches can be difficult to get rid of, but through exclusion, sanitation, and chemical methods, control can be achieved.