Cockroach Removal

Cockroach Removal Portland

A cockroach infestation in your home requires multiple treatments to be effective. We provide the initial treatment, a ten-day follow up, and a thirty-day follow up. The Killers is dedicated to offering lasting cockroach removal in Portland.

Depending on the level infestation those three treatments should take care of the cockroach removal in a home or residence. The home treatment will consist of the following: spraying the cabinets, baseboards, injecting the cabinet’s lower soffits, spraying around and under appliance and lastly applying baits in areas that haven’t been sprayed. Monitoring stations will also be positioned to establish where cockroaches may still be hiding.

Restaurants will require a more continual treating process because they are always under attack by cockroaches when they get deliveries or just because of the location of the business. Restaurant treatments include spraying baseboards, crack and crevice applications, treating around and under appliances and treating seating areas if cockroaches have been noted in those areas. Secondly, it is important to not only spray but to also follow up with a heavy baiting program while monitoring activity levels with cockroach traps. Restaurants require a monthly service to ensure total cockroach removal.

Cockroach Pest Control

American Cockroach Removal Portland

In the northwest we have two species of cockroach that can be commonly found. They are the German and Brown Banded cockroaches. The more prevalent of the two is the German cockroach and it found in homes and restaurants. They like to hide in cracks and crevices in kitchen areas and also dark areas around appliances that may give off heat. Most times if you see one cockroach during the day that means that all his cousins will come out during the night. A cockroach infestation can have 10 roaches or into the thousands. It all depends on how fast a professional gets out to take care of your problem.

Roaches breed amazingly fast; one female with an egg capsule can have up to 50 babies in that capsule. If a female roach feels threatened she may drop the egg capsule or hide it somewhere so the babies can mature and hatch out. One of the easiest ways to bring roaches home is when women put their purses on hooks under a bar or set them on the floor in a booth at a restaurant. Not all restaurants have roach problems but it’s always better to be safe than sorry and check your purse after you have finished your dinner.

German roaches are brown in color and move very fast when at the adult stage. Cockroaches go through a molting process as they go from egg to adult. You may, at times with heavy infestations, notice a cockroach when they’re going through this process. German cockroaches will range in size from a 1/16″ to 3/4″ while the egg capsules are oblong and about 1/4″ in length.

Cockroach Removal Guarantee

Home treatments come with a one year guarantee. Restaurants also come with a one year guarantee but require a monthly application.

For cockroach removal in Portland and our many service areas, contact us today!

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  • Hi Killers, thank you for working with me on my pest problem. Having customers in the restaurant seeing pest problems isn't good. Keep up the great job.
  • Paul, Thank you for coming to spray the back of the house. We appreciate the superior work you do.
  • My service with the killers has been great. I would recommend them to anyone that needs a pest service.
  • Wanted to let you all know that Paul did an amazing job on the ants at my home. It's good to have a company that really cares.
  • Paul is an awesome tech and does an amazing job on our pests. I hope it's possible for him to always be our service tech.
  • Thank you for treating our house for ants and spiders. I noticed a big difference the next day and now it's been a week and what a difference. Victor did a great job and was very personable and a great person to represent your company. I would recommend you to any of my clients.
  • Gus did a great job at our house the other day. I wanted to let you know that Gus was amazing at killing the bugs and interacting with the kids as I have a daycare. You have a great employee there.
  • Hello there, I recently had your company out to our house for termites and other bugs. I've seen your trucks and thought they were funny. I'm glad I didn't shop around because you guys did a great job. Paul was very pleasant to talk to and took care of our pest problem. Thank you, Tracy Beadles
  • Gus stopped by to check on how our pests were doing without even us having to call. He's a great tech and my wife said he always does a amazing job.
  • Dear Killers, I'm writing this to let you know how much we appreciate the job Paul did underneath our home. It was not an easy task but he got in there and took care of it.
  • Kyle, Marge called to say that you did an exceptional job yesterday. She said that she hasn’t seen the ants since you treated for them so she wanted you and your boss to know. Great job!
  • Called in to compliment Randal. Mr. Vandehey is a licensed pest applicator for his job and says it is obvious that Randal knows what is doing. He was extremely impressed with how professional and thorough he was. Kudos to Randal!
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