Cockroaches are tough pests. They can live for up to a week without their head, three months without a food source and a month without water! They will adapt in several conditions but prefer warmer, indoor environments.
COCKROACHES IN ARIZONA
The most common cockroaches in Arizona are the German cockroach, American cockroach, European cockroach, brown banded cockroach, brown cockroach, and Turkestan cockroach.
While they are certain to make you jump and scream when crawling across your counter, they are also potential illness transmitters and an asthma trigger. They are considered an allergen source that causes asthma related issues and carry certain diseased bacteria that they leave on surfaces.
Like many pests, if you find one, there are many. Whether you are looking to take preventative measures or have a current infestation call or text Action Termite & Pest Control today!