Are Cockroaches Poisonous?


Cockroaches are nasty. When you see one run across the floor of your kitchen, you might experience a few moments of terror. With their six legs, wings and antennae, they are the very definition of creepy and crawly. Have you ever wondered if they are poisonous? Your friends at Admiral Pest Control want to keep you safe from harm.

The Cockroach Factor

First off, cockroaches are not poisonous. Unfortunately, they are vectors for a lot of different diseases. Cockroaches leave droppings that look like flecks of pepper throughout your home. Cockroaches spend their time amid garbage cans and bathroom floors and then transmit the bacteria to other parts of your home. Areas like your kitchen table and counter tops are favorite places for cockroaches to spend their time. They also can cause real problems for anyone who suffers from asthma. Dead skin from cockroaches get mixed up in the air and that is when you breathe them in. Cockroaches reproduce rapidly and love to hide. If you see a few scurrying away when you flip on the lights it means that there are plenty more hiding. No matter how big or nasty, Admiral Pest Control is your solution for any cockroach infestation.

Admiral Pest Control

When you are looking for a professional level of cockroach control, you need to call in the experts with Admiral Pest Control. Our technicians understand cockroaches. We know where they hide, we know what their egg sacs look like and we know how to get them out of your home. Each of our technicians is a certified cockroach eradication expert. We have years of experience and use the best technology available. You deserve a home that is free from cockroaches and we can help. Don’t let cockroaches take over your home, give us a call.