Cockroach Control

Helping residential and commercial properties rid of pests

  • Same- and next day availability
  • Child- and pet-friendly pest control methods
  • Guaranteed treatments
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Dead cockroach after treatment
Treating kitchen for cockroaches

Why Choose our Cockroach Control Service

Are you on the losing side of the battle against cockroaches in your home or office? 24/7 Pest Control offers you professional cockroach control in London and the nearby areas to fight back the crawling insects! Our services are:

  • Discreet – we can arrive with discreetly branded vehicles
  • Fast – local exterminators are in your area
  • Efficient – using powerful products to eradicate the pest

Save yourself and your family from aggravating allergies – 24/7 Pest Control will purge these havoc-wreaking creatures. The roach exterminators use all the necessary methods to kill these crawlers, treat the surfaces on your property and prevent the cockroaches from re-infesting your home. The products we use are powerful and obtain a long-lasting residual effect that will protect your home from the crawlers.

How Cockroach Control Works

24/7 Pest Control offers one of the best and most efficient cockroach control services

  • A cockroach pest control specialist will inspect your property or workplace to determine the infestation’s seriousness.
  • The technician will use a specialised bait gel to attract the roaches. The bait gel poisons and kills any cockroach that consumes it.
  • Our full treatment option gives you two extra visits from the pest exterminator during the next three months.
  • As part of your cockroach extermination, the technician can give tips on preventing further cockroach infestations.
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The Additional Benefits of Our Cockroach Treatment

Our services are not just about the treatment. Here’s what else you get when booking with us:

  • Affordable price rates: you will get great value for the costs of our cockroach control in London;
  • Flexible scheduling options: we are available seven days a week, on bank holidays, and even for emergency treatments;
  • 24/7 customer service phone line: our representatives will guide you and answer all your inquiries;
  • Additional services such as professional home disinfection can be booked – you can take advantage of our follow-up cleaning services which will erase all traces of the cockroach treatment and remove any germs. The services can be done at least four days after the cockroach control procedure and can be booked with our operators 24/7!
Treating every corner for pests
Treatment process for cockroach infestation

Why Cockroaches Infest Your Home

The experience of the roach exterminators in London can be helpful to you – you can save yourself the headache of future infestation. The population of cockroaches at your property will multiply as soon as the insects have access to food. For instance, if you don’t wash and put away your dishes right after a meal, the cockroaches will sense the attractive food odour and try settling into the premises.

For the same reason, you should never leave exposed food on the counters and dishes in the sink. You should also take care of old plumbing and leaking pipes – these are potential entrance points for roaches. The same applies to holes and cracks around your property.

Cockroaches can flatten their bodies to fit into narrow areas like the space under mats, wallpaper and, of course, wall cracks. If you see a cockroach during the day, it is a possible sign of infestation – these insects are nocturnal, and only overcrowding would push them out in daylight. Remember to take your rubbish out daily.

Maintain contact with the housing authority and be aware of anyone who has problems with cockroaches nearby, as they tend to seek shelter in neighbouring homes.

Don’t let pigeons infest your property. The faeces of birds are part of the cockroach’s diet. Consider bird proofing service if your property tends to welcome pigeons.

If you are unsure of the pest you are dealing with or can’t establish the severity of your problems, book a simple pest inspection and let the exterminators advise you after they finish.

Possible Dangers of Cockroach Infestation

Most cockroaches emit unpleasant smells, and some people are allergic to them.  Some emitted substances contain allergens that can cause asthma and other health problems. Other sources of filth are the bodies of dead cockroaches, their faeces and the egg cases.

That is why we recommend deep cleaning your property after the extermination.

Cockroaches can also bite if they run out of food. Their bites can cause irritation, lesions, swelling, and even minor infections. If you experience such bites, the pest population is out of control, and you must immediately seek the help of a cockroach exterminator.

Dead cockroach after treatment

Infestation Facts on Other Household Pests

  • Ant Infestation
  • Bed Bugs Infestation
  • Cockroaches Infestation
  • Fleas Infestation
  • Rat Infestation

Ants are a common pest in our homes. Suppose you want to learn more about this menace and how you can and should treat them, read more on our ant infestation page.

They are the terror that lives on your bed. This little blood-sucking house pest could be in your mattress without you even noticing it. Learn more about bed bugs and how to spot a bed bug infestation.

A pest that you don’t want to spot in your kitchen. The cockroach can quickly take over your home, especially at night. Learn some interesting facts about roaches and how to spot the signs of cockroach infestation on time.

Fleas can be a huge issue, especially if you have children and pets present on your property. Flea bites can be irritating and even dangerous in some cases. See how to spot flea infestations early and more facts on the pest.

Rats are a pest that comes into your home for food and shelter, so they like to hide in walls, basements and attics. They can be a severe health hazard and should not be allowed inside. Get familiar with their habits and signs of rat infestation.

FAQ

What time of year are cockroaches most active?
Cockroaches are most active in the spring and summer months. When the temperature rises, roaches are more likely to move around searching for food and spawning. In contrast, cockroaches enter a dormancy called diapause when temperatures drop in the winter.
Why are there suddenly so many cockroaches in my house?
Cockroaches can’t survive without water for more than a week. In humid or high-moisture areas of the home, such as basements and bathrooms, leaky pipes and faucets attract cockroaches, so they are often found there.
Are cockroaches in a house normal?
It’s no surprise to find one or two cockroaches in your home. But when those pesky critters start showing up persistently, it’s time to take action. Ignoring the problem won’t make it go away. Instead, you may end up with an infestation on your hands. Don’t wait until things get out of control – address any signs of cockroaches immediately.
What smell keeps roaches away?
Cockroaches can’t tolerate citrus scents! Even though the fragrance is pleasant to humans, roaches despise it. You can take advantage of this by using citrus-based cleaners in your kitchen and bathroom.