Magnolia area in Seattle Battling Cockroaches
Greater Seattle battling cockroaches. Yes, the yucky pests can be found year round. Magnolia is not exempt and and an apartment complex has been attacked by cockroaches. The apartment manager contacted the owner immediately about a report of infestation in one unit. One important fact is that if one apartment gets infested with cockroaches then chances are other units will too. The owner and manager were right on top of the situation. An online search for a Pest Control company was top priority. Looking for a professional technician that could deal with and get rid of the widespread cockroach infestation. A call was made to AMPM Exterminators.
Cockroach pest control services needed asap:
Creepy cockroaches are alive and well in the Magnolia area. Infestations are on the rise in Seattle and keeping cockroach pest eliminators busy. The creepy crawlers are looking for food, water and warm moist spots to thrive in. The creepy crawlers can access homes and Commercial businesses at a high rate of speed. Sure enough the nightmare came true because now it was reported that more than one tenant had cockroaches. How to get rid of cockroaches is the quest and AMPM Exterminators was ready to get the job done.
Identifying the type of cockroach:
The owner and apartment manager had to positively identify the ugly bugs. The manager was certain it was a German Cockroach infestation. The owner decided to email pictures to AMPM Exterminators to verify. It was a smart move because the AMPM Exterminators technician positively identified the bugs as German Cockroaches. Now the professional from AMPM Exterminators would be prepared with the appropriate products to successfully get rid of the infestation.
Tenants responsibility to report a cockroach problem:
Apartment tenants have a responsibility to notify the apartment manager immediately about having a cockroach problem. Because the infestation can spread like wildfire and the nasty bugs reproduce quickly. Tenants rental agreements could include wording that management will be responsible for contacting a pest control company and incur the costs. In this case the apartment owner claimed financial responsibility. It's important because a pest control professional will not apply treatment unless the invoice is signed by the building manager or owner. AMPM Exterminators was ready to evict the unwanted pests.
How do Cockroaches get in:
Cockroaches are not only disgusting but terrifying to a lot of people. The nasty bugs are relentless in hunting down accessibility to all types of structures. Favorite spots are through cracks, crevices and holes all of which give access to all apartment units. Cockroaches can and will invade a neighbor's unit through electrical outlets. Apartment dwellers share walls and along with it the pests. The property owner, apartment manager and tenants were relieved to know help was on the way. AMPM Exterminators technicians were ready to out battle the nasty cockroaches.
Oh but there are other ways cockroaches get in:
Cockroach infestations in apartment buildings are not uncommon. The pests can invade an entire apartment building by hitching a ride on shipping containers, grocery bags and cardboard boxes. Which are ideal ways to access an apartment building and individual units. Even used appliances are excellent sources for the dirty pests to move into a unit. Keep in mind Cockroaches reproduce at a high rate. If a cockroach infestation is not reported immediately then the chances are high for other units becoming infested. AMPM Exterminators quick arrival and preparedness to do the job was a welcome sight.
Pointers on keeping cockroaches at bay:
Number one on the Cockroach prevention tips list is to practice daily sanitization practices. The saying Cleanliness is next to Godliness and this is fact. Kitchen and bathrooms must be cleaned thoroughly. Sure it can be embarrassing to report a cockroach infestation. But it would be worse to not use prevention measures to reduce the chance of creating a widespread problem. Simple things like taking the garbage out on a daily basis. Not leaving food out anywhere in the apartment. After meals and snacks clean up the area. Otherwise it's an open invitation for cockroaches to enjoy the smorgasbord. The experienced technician at AMPM Exterminators explained that an elimination of this type of infestation could require multiple visits. The apartment manager was instructed to notify all tenants to follow all of the preliminary steps for a successful extermination before treatment was applied. Not complying would mean having to repeat the service. AMPM Exterminators was very successful in taking care of this serious issue. The Pest control professionals at AMPM Exterminators take great pride in the success rate of eliminating the Cockroaches. The professionals are very thorough and diligent in the process of exterminating the infestation. Cockroaches may have been squatters in the Magnolia Apartment Complex. But were soon evicted by AMPM Exterminators. Remember this pest control covers North, South, East and West Seattle areas.