Cockroaches are one of the oldest and most adaptable
insects known to man. Certain species have learned to scavenge and grow solely
from human food sources. They like dark, moist places with easy access to food.
The kitchen is the most common place for infestation.
Cockroaches are not only a nuisance, but they bring with
them many health concerns:
make pre-existing conditions such as asthma worse.
bodies and body parts can produce allergic reactions in some humans.
secretions leave behind unpleasant odors.
can transport disease causing bacteria and viruses on their bodies.
The German Cockroach is the most prevalent species in
Colorado. It has the highest reproductive rate of all house dwelling
cockroaches. Brown-banded, American, and Oriental cockroaches are also
Signs of Cockroaches:
Egg Shells: Check
behind your books or plates on shelves for small dark brown cases.
Shed Skin: Check along the
walls for molted skin, often times you will find complete body casings.
fecal matter often looks like small black sand. The larger the roach, the
larger the droppings.
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