02/19/16

Important Question About Cockroaches

Important Question About Cockroaches 2/19/2016 “I saw a single cockroach last week and now they seem to be all over the place. Should I be concerned?” In our Kansas service area, we get a lot of correspondence about cockroaches, and much of it looks like the question above. These are resourceful and resilient pests that… Read more »

01/18/16

Cockroaches: What You Don't Know CAN Hurt You

Cockroaches: What You Don’t Know CAN Hurt You 1/18/2016 You have, no doubt, heard the saying, “What you don’t know can’t hurt you.” It is often quoted when someone wants to justify not telling someone about a problem or misdeed. While this may have some truth when it comes to withholding a piece of information… Read more »

11/13/15

Why Cockroaches Really Are Disgusting

Why Cockroaches Really Are Disgusting 11/13/2015 When you see a slimy-looking, hard-shelled bug run up the wall at a speed that seems to defy physics, are you completely freaked out? When you go to throw a load of laundry into the washer and a dozen roaches scurry out from underneath, do you screech and leap… Read more »

07/24/15

Is There A Midnight Cockroach Buffet In Your Kitchen?

Is There A Midnight Cockroach Buffet In Your Kitchen? 7/24/2015   In Las Vegas the nightlife never ends. It isn’t surprising that you can find buffets that are open all night long. Sirloin tips at 1:00 in the morning, tacos at 2:00, and seafood Newburg aplenty at 3:00. But what happens in Vegas should stay… Read more »

01/13/15

Are Cockroaches Really Bad?

Are Cockroaches Really Bad? 1/13/2015 The best way to answer this question is to ask the scientists and entomologists who study them. Here is what you’ll learn. The Asthma and Allergy Foundation states that 78 to 98 percent of urban homes have cockroaches. Each of these infested homes has from 900 to 330,000 living in… Read more »