There are very high health risks from cockroaches in Chautauqua county NY. Cockroaches can invade anyone’s home, poor, rich, dirty, clean, young or older. Microbes are carried on the bodies of cockroaches that can be extremely harmful to elderly people, and kids but also very healthy individuals. As the cockroaches run around your stove, silverware drawer, counters and anywhere else it feels like running around, leaves those microbes. These microbes can make you sick and cause different illness like asthma,
allergies, and difficulties with breathing. Health problems, and infestations by cockroaches should not be ignored.
There is an odor from cockroaches that can be very disturbing. Cockroaches feed on everything from pet food, grease, glue from wallpaper or boxes, and the list goes on. Adult cockroaches leave behind there fecal matter for their babies to feed off of when they are first able to walk. Cockroaches also leave behind a pheromone that alerts other cockroaches in the area of a good source for food or water. You may find more cockroach activity in kitchens, dining rooms, and bathrooms because of the food and water source. So if you have cockroaches and you can smell something you’re not sure of, it could be the toxic debris from the cockroaches.
You see a cockroach in your home or office and you step on it, wow that was close right? Don’t be so quick to dismiss it especially if it’s during the daytime. The cockroach lays egg sacs that hold between 30-40 eggs. In one years time a female cockroach can lay around 12 egg sacs, that’s 300-400 baby roaches running around if not disturbed. Just remember that’s only the makings from one female cockroach, there are many more I’m sure. They are not healthy for your kids, pets or yourself so I highly recommend getting them taken care of as quickly as possible. You can contact us to take of your cockroaches for you.