Cockroaches in Queensland

are particularly bad due to the warmer humid climate they prefer to live in. Seeing one of two cockroaches here and there may not be concerning although for every one cockroach seen there are many more hiding. A Cockroach pest control service from Brisbane Termite & Pest Control could be what you are looking for to eliminate cockroach infestations quickly and effectively.


Cockroaches Carry Diseases

Cockroaches carry disease and pathogens due the the nature of living in unhygienic places, such as drawings, rubbish, damp area, and more where disease live and breed.  Spreading of salmonella, Listeriosis, and E. coli infections causing food poisoning. Cockroaches transfer diseases from their droppings, saliva, and bodily transfer on all surfaces they inhabit. Contracting an infection can be as easy as cross contamination, digestion, and inhalation from airborne.


Cockroaches cause Asthmas Symptoms

It is now well known and researched that Cockroaches cause Asthma to both adults and children alike (even if you have not previously had Asthma). The skin and facies of the cockroaches are what causes the symptoms of Asthma when inhaled through airborne particles.


How can I eliminate Cockroaches

Brisbane Termite & Pest Control are professionals at eliminating Cockroach infections and we also provide a service warranty.

We have a multi step process to ensure elimination success at your home or workplace.

  1. Thorough inspection of the infested areas 

    Using a bright torch the pest management technician will inspect all areas of the infested including dark hidden places, cupboard, subfloors, roof void and more. This allows them to fully access the situation and develop a pest management plan.

2. Measures to reduce access to food, water, and shelter

Cockroaches need three main thinks to survive successfully, food, water, and shelter. With these three main things inside of your home it is not uncommon to find a healthy infestation of cockroaches under the sink areas. The pest management technician will recommend improvements to remove these three sources for elimination of cockroaches from your home or workplace.

  • We would highly recommend:
  • Maintaining a high level of hygiene
  • Reducing water and moisture from leaking taps and pipes, or even the broken fridge leaking water
  • Storing food in airtight containers, emptying bins regularly and keeping bin lids on tightly
  • Sealing cracks and crevices where possible to prevent entry points

3. Application of pesticides to target areas

In the pest management plan the pest management technician will apply several different spray, dust, and gel baits to best management the infestation for the situation. This could involve a surface spray around the perimeter of the area, dust applied into hard to reach cracks, crevices, and voids such as under the kitchen cupboard kickboards. A gel bait also applied into the cupboards, and other cracks and crevices around the area. The application of the dusts and gels would be applied in areas which are not accessible from children or pets to keep them and you safe from coming in contact with them after the treatment.



6 Most Common Cockroach Species in Australia

  • German Cockroach
  • Oriental Cockroach
  • American Cockroach
  • Australian Cockroach
  • Brown Banded Cockroach
  • Smoky Brown Cockroach

There are more than 450 native species of cockroaches in Australia, although the 6 most common co-inhabit with humans.


Where are cockroaches found in the home

Common in corners, crawl spaces, kitchen cabinets and anywhere else that is compact. Signs of an infestation is sighting them, cast skin, dark smears egg cases, and smell.



Cockroach Pest Control Treatment in Kitchen

Cockroach Control Service Brisbane

General Pest Control Service

With every General Pest Control Service Brisbane Termite & Pest Control provide includes a general cockroach treatment. A service warranty of 12 months provides a guarantee that the pesky roaches do not reappear for at least 12 months within the service warranty period advised by your pest management technician.


Specialist Cockroach Control Treatment

A large infestation of Cockroaches which have been active for some time may require a little more attention and would not be covered in a General Pest Control service. Brisbane Termite & Pest Control can provide a custom quote for the elimination of the large infestation and this may require several steps and visits to achieve the complete elimination of cockroaches.


Commercial Cockroach Pest Control Treatment

Brisbane Termite & Pest Control provide Cockroach Pest Control for Commercial Premises, including Pubs, Clubs, Cafes, Restaurants, Hotels, Offices, Warehouses, Industrial and more.