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Roaches

Woods Roach

woods roach

Size: 1/2-inch to 1 inch in length.

Color: Reddish brown to dark brown. Females do not have fully developed wings, the wings are much smaller.

Behavior – These live primarily outdoors and are considered a nuisance pest. It does not breed inside homes. Adult males usually mature around June and July and are active at night. They are good fliers and will fly into porch lights and may crawl inside.

Habitat – They live in leaf piles, firewood stacks and similar outdoor locations. Homes located on wooded lots may be more likely to encounters problems with these cockroaches.

Tips for Control – Changing outdoor lights to yellow "bug" lights can help reduce the number of roaches attracted to a home. Or simply keep lights turned off.

 

Northern Kentucky

859-525-6515

1020 Arbor Tech Drive
Hebron, Kentucky 41048

Cincinnati-Loveland-Mason-Lebanon

513-352-0080

1418 Walnut Street
Cincinnati Ohio 45202

Middletown

513-841-2847

733B South Second Street Hamilton, Ohio 45011

Eastgate

513-734-2660

300 Wards Corner
Loveland, Ohio 45140

West Chester

513-777-6480

10851 Reading Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45241