We provide pest control services to get rid of cockroach infestations in any home or workplace in Sydney. Masters Pest Control only uses eco-friendly pest control treatments to exterminate cockroaches and other common pests. We are your local Sydney Pest Controller, fighting cockroaches and keeping your loved ones safe.
While many people would agree when cockroaches enter our homes, it's a nuisance to realise that these annoying creatures are in and out of our kitchen cupboards, clothes and even running across our floors. Yet the problem of cockroaches is far more serious for people than simply having a few hungry pests biting on some left overs. Cockroaches can affect the health of individuals in the household and business owners in the food industry. (See the cockroach fact sheet from Food Authority NSW).
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Of course, there are other health effects of cockroaches. Asthma sufferers can experience a trigger when exposed to cockroach antigens. Cockroaches leave behind debris such as their old shells, saliva, and droppings. These elements contain proteins that can trigger serious asthma attacks. Naturally, people who are also allergic to the antigens can experience uncomfortable allergy symptoms too. People who are sensitive to cockroach antigens can experience dermatitis and respiratory problems.
Cockroaches leave trails of dangerous germs behind them. If they crawl across food, you may never know it. Having a cockroach problem can cause feelings of terror and panic. It's ideal, of course, to deal with infestations immediately and thoroughly. If you see a couple cockroaches, there could literally be thousands that you do not see and this is where our specialists can assist you. These bugs get into everything from bedclothes to the fruit bowl. Eliminating them takes persistence, but it must be accomplished in order to establish a healthy environment and we do this all in the first visit.
Tips for homeowners in Sydney
It's always ideal to ask professional like us to deal with cockroach infestations. If you aren't sure if your situation is severe, you might try commercial products to deal with your problem. Always be careful, of course, of using poisons that are accessible to young children. Food must also be protected from chemical insecticides. We use pet and child friendly pest control methods.
People should do their utmost to prevent cockroaches from finding their abodes hospitable. Remove all debris from around the home where insects can hide and thrive. Also, seal any cracks around your home to prevent cockroaches from sneaking inside. Empty your garbage immediately when your bag is full as smelly trash attracts cockroaches. Be sure to keep all your food tidy and sealed as well as not leaving dirty dishes in the sink overnight. By following these simple tips everyday, you will be able to prevent these insects from setting up shop in your home.
Have an expert answer your cockroach question
You might be wondering about what is the best and most efficient solution to your cockroach pest eradication campaign. Well, the truth is that cockroaches are one of the most difficult types of insects to deal with. They are able to reproduce very quickly and in surprisingly large numbers, while in the same time being highly resilient to many pest removal treatments available on the market. You should not be alarmed because there is still something that you can do to take care of the problem for good. You can contact a professional cockroach pest controller to come and get rid of them for good. If you do not take action in a timely manner, you risk exposing your health to various diseases that these pests carry. When you think about it, the best way that you can deal with cockroach infestation is not that hard at all ”“ it is to have proper sanitation and preventative measures. Just like any other living organism, cockroaches also require food and water in order to survive. One of their main sources of water that can be found in literally every household is moisture. This is why they can most commonly be found in bathrooms and kitchens. Once they see a cockroach, most of the people react by taking a can of insecticide and spraying them. Even though this can help kill of the individual one, it is not an effective solution to address the problem of having cockroaches permanently. After all, one victim is nothing for them. In case you find out you have cockroaches in your home, contact Robert Taboas your professional pest controller in your local Sydney suburb to take care of the problem. In the meantime, an effective way to prevent an infestation from them in the first place is to remove any possible sources of water for these creatures. Do a complete repair and upgrade on your plumbing system in order to eradicate any potential source for cockroaches to survive. (Read: How to get rid of cockroaches)
Cockroaches also need a source of food, and this is where proper sanitation can help you a lot. To put it simply, try not to leave any potential sources of food to accumulate, especially in places where the cockroaches could reside. This means to always thoroughly clean your dining room and kitchen after you finish your meal and never leave any unwashed dishes in the sink or cooking utensil. In addition, cockroaches could also manifest from any pet dishes, unsecured food containers, garbage containers, litter boxes, etc. so make sure that you clean them up on a regular basis as well. Additionally, make sure that you do everything in your power to leave the cockroaches without any potential place for shelter. This means that you should avoid storing any trash or other unnecessary items such as old rags, boxes, newspapers, or other such items that could be a potential place for the bugs to thrive in. In addition to cockroaches, there are also a few other rodents such as rats that can also take advantage of such places, so throwing them away does not only help your cockroach pest prevention efforts, but your overall pest removal efforts as well. [fivecol_three] It is not an uncommon occasion for cockroaches to migrate from one area of a building to another. This is why if you live in a flat, you can get infested even if you have made sure to take all of the preventative measures mentioned above. If this is something that you are afraid of, then you could try installing caulking or weather stripping in various places that can be potentially infested such as sections of the plumbing system and other dark and moist areas. Taking care of any crevices and cracks can also ensure that there is no way for the bugs to enter your household. Remove them in a timely manner so that you can rest assured you are protected. In addition, these places also serve as a storing place for the eggs of the pests, so you could end up stopping a full cockroach infestation by doing a few simple tasks. Finally, if all your cockroach pest removal efforts turn out to be in vain and you get infested, the best possible course of action for you is to contact Robert on (02) 8007 4666. We will take care of the infestation in a timely manner and will secure your home from any future threats from spiders and other pest such as rats, termites, ants and bed bugs