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Four Seasons HomeTown misconceptions about cockroaches

5 Misconceptions About Cockroaches

Cockroaches come in various species, but the most common to our area are the Smokey Brown cockroach sometimes called water bugs or Palmetto bugs. The other main cockroach is the German cockroach. In some countries, roaches are a delicacy. For me that just conjures up ickiness - no thank you! Below are 5 misconceptions about cockroaches that all homeowners should know. 1. You can get rid of roaches with DIY treatments This is a misconception that is…

Four Seasons HomeTown German cockroach

Cockroaches of North Carolina – The Scavengers of the Insect World

Cockroaches in North Carolina are nasty little critters, not only are they elusive but they carry so many germs and pathogens which get transferred to us and our environment. The Smokey Brown Cockroach and American Cockroach are native to this area and our technicians are seeing an increase in them, which is probably due to the weather warming up. Cockroaches like to live in warm surroundings and anywhere with food, water and harborage. Cockroaches are the scavengers of…