Cockroaches - FAQ


  • How do I know if I have a cockroach infestation?

    Signs of a cockroach problem can be identified by various physical evidence such as cockroach droppings, smear marks, moulted skin, cockroach eggs, damage caused by cockroaches, unusual odour and actual sightings in kitchens and bathrooms.


  • What species of cockroaches are there in Singapore?

    There are several species of cockroaches found in Singapore which are

    German Cockroach
    American Cockroach
    Brown Banded Cockroach


  • Can cockroaches fly?

    Cockroaches flying capability vary according to species and gender.

    Most common household species are weak flyers; for example German cockroach does not fly.

    A number of tropical species use their wings to glide from high elevations to lower surfaces.


  • How do I keep cockroaches away?

    The most effective way to keep cockroaches away is to deny them easy access to food, water and shelter, which are the main factors that attract them into your home or business.


  • How do I get rid of cockroaches?

    Although there are many off-the-shelf DIY products offering temporary solution, professional cockroach control service is the most effective solution to combat cockroach infestations and help reduce the risk of re-infestation.


  • What are the treatments for cockroaches?

    We offer solutions which are highly targeted at the cracks and crevices area where cockroaches hide. Solutions used may include gel baiting and residual spraying.


  • Do cockroaches bite humans?

    Cockroaches are omnivore, meaning it eats everything edible. They are rarely aggressive enough to bite people who are awake but could if you are asleep. Even when they do bite, its more of a nibble and rarely does that happen.