Cockroach control and management are important for health and safety reasons, because cockroaches are know to cause allergic reactions and trigger asthma attacks, especially in children. Cockroaches spread nearly 33 kinds of bacteria including E.Coli and Salmonella.
Cockroaches are generally an indoor pest, usually around kitches, food storage areas and pet food dishes. Cockroaches have been long despised by homeowners due to their creepy appearance.
Yes - According the the NPMA "Cockroaches can contaminate food and transmit diseases by carrying organisms, including staphylococci, strep, colform molds, salmonella, yeast's and clostridia. They also spread parasites that cause toxoplasmosis, an illness that can causes birth defects if pregnant women get infected.
Cockroaches spread disease by carrying contaminated organisms onto your countertop or onto your leftout food. Roaches will eat animal and human feces, rotten and contaminated food, book bindings, leather, and even the glue on canned food labels. They like the glue in paper bags and can be transported from grocery store to homes via the bags.
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Cockroaches are a health hazard as their feces can contaminate counters, stoves, anywhere they leave it behind.
If despite all these measures, you discover a cockroach infestation in your home, Contact Us with elimination and prevention.
Desert Roots Pest Control
P.O. Box 51131
Sparks, NV 89435