Effective Cockroach Control in Fife

how to get rid of cockroaches

Cockroaches have been around for millions of years they have proved they can survive the ice age, floods and extreme drought.

Wherever you travel in the world you will find one of the many thousands of Roach species. 

They are amazing survivors so getting rid of them really needs professional Pest Control.

That’s why you should call Elysium Pest Control based here in Fife.

There are four species found in the uk. 

The German, American, Oriental and Asian Cockroach.
In Fife the German Cockroach is the most common and can be identified by its light brown colouring and two darker stripes that run down its body.
Households are a perfect environment for the cockroach mainly in kitchens.
Elysium have the training and experience at getting rid of this pest. 

Once in your property do they breed quickly?

German Cockroaches breed at an alarming rate, infestation happens very quickly an adult female can produce 2-300 young in her lifespan especially in warm weather.
An established infestation can happen in a couple of weeks, the females carry their eggs with them in a type of sack until the cockroaches are at a nymphal stage, it then takes them 6 to 16 weeks to get to maturity. 

How long can they live?

An adult German Cockroach is about 14mm in length and can live up to two years. They eat virtually anything, clothes, dry skin, human waste, rubbish, vegetables ANYTHING!
They mainly come out to feed at night, they hide away in cupboards, under sinks, in basements, around plumbing and behind appliances like dishwashers and washing machines.



Cockroaches contaminate your food stuffs and your kitchen utensils, they can transmit infection through bacteria carried by them.

Hepatitas, Streptococcus and Salmonella are the more serious infections, Allergies and Asthma are caused by their feaces, discarded skins and saliva. 

How do I get rid of Cockroaches in Fife?

Cockroaches are masters at surviving in the most extreme conditions but with expert help from professional pest controllers at Elysium Pest Control we can help get rid of this unpleasant little pest.
With the help of the latest methods known to the Pest Control world.


Call Elysium Pest Control now and let’s get it sorted out.    

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