Did you know there are 4,300 different types of cockroaches? Thankfully, we don’t have to worry about most of them. The most common cockroaches in Florida include the Florida roach, the American roach, the German roach, and the Smoky Brown roach.
In addition to being a nuisance, roaches can:
- Cause asthma
- Carry diseases
- Contaminate food
- Damage belongings
The reason cockroaches find their way into homes can vary. Some are attracted to water from leaky pipes while others seek out clutter and food. The type of infestation will inform the eradication plan for your home.
At Ohana Pest Control, we use many different methods to eradicate cockroaches from your home.
Our methods include:
- Inspecting cracks and crevices
- Removing excess food and grease
- Setting up a customized extermination plan for your home
We also offer a vacuuming as a non chemical treatment option.
In addition to professional extermination, you can defend your home from cockroaches with simple maintenance and cleaning.
We recommend the following prevention methods:
- Fixing leaky faucets and drains
- Sealing foundation cracks
- Installing weather proofing on windows
- Cleaning kitchen and cooking areas
- Removing yard waste
Eradicating cockroaches from your home may seem like a daunting task. However, with our years of experience we are able to remove cockroaches and help prevent their return making your home safe for you and your family.