Cockroaches are Harmful to Your Health! New York is home to many wonderful sights, sounds and attractions but one characteristic that the city shouldn’t be bragging about is its cockroaches. Cockroaches are running mad all over the place and if you’ve got a roach problem within the walls of your home, it can be extremely difficult to get rid of them on your own. The best way to combat cockroaches is with the help of a professional technician from Rest Easy Pest Control. Rest Easy Pest Control … [Read more...] about Cockroaches are Harmful to Your Health!
Restaurant Roach or Rodent Infestation: Your work place should be somewhere where you can focus on completing your assigned tasks and magnify your abilities as a successful employee. If you run a business, you are responsible for providing an environment where your employees are motivated to be more productive and get their jobs done in a timely matter. Creating this type of environment is essential to running a successful business. One of the most important aspects of running a smooth … [Read more...] about Restaurant Roach or Rodent Infestation?
Cockroaches are everywhere in New York, both in the city and on Long Island. Clean up your crumbs, take out your trash, seal up your cracks, and unless you get unlucky, you should be in decent shape, but even so, there's only so much we can actually do. It’s hard to be as vigilant as necessary when these little buggers can get in without you noticing and set up a nest in a matter days, at which point you need to act fast to prevent a full-blown infestation of cockroaches. In some ways, … [Read more...] about Cockroaches: 3 Things You Must Know
Netflix has really been killing it lately. Cockroach Control & Netflix's Success: First came House of Cards, a powerhouse drama starring Kevin Spacey that HBO and AMC—arguably the two hottest networks on TV right now—both originally wanted, but were thwarted by Netflix outbidding them. House of Cards has consistently received rave reviews in both of its seasons, and it garnered an Emmy nom in 2013. It’s ridiculously good, and might be right up there with Breaking Bad (of which Netflix … [Read more...] about Cockroach Control & Netflix’s Success
Cockroaches and People are Similar? An intriguing study has shown that we may have more in common with cockroaches than we’d like to think. Research led by Dr. Mark Stoeckle, a specialist in infectious disease at Rockefeller University, has shown that New York cockroaches tend to stick around the neighborhoods they were born in, and segregate themselves into groups of similar cockroaches. “Once they move in, they don’t leave,” says Stoeckle. “This is a window into cockroach society, and … [Read more...] about New York Cockroaches Are Like People
It’s starting to be another hot Brooklyn summer which could mean more Brooklyn cockroaches. Tempers flare in the heat, and for those of us packed together tight in Brooklyn neighborhoods, little problems can quickly become big ones. But lest you think you have bad neighbors, we recently found a strange story of a Chinese woman who breeds cockroaches in her home, and claims that she cohabits with approximately 100,000 of them at any given time. Yuan Meixa, 37, grows cockroaches in her … [Read more...] about Brooklyn Cockroaches Growing at Neighbors?
The cockroach is the only insect whose name doubles as an effective insult. You wouldn’t call someone you didn’t like a “spider” or an “ant,” but referring to them as a “cockroach” can be rather satisfying. The main character in the 1983 classic, Scarface, felt the same way—before shouting his iconic “Say hello to my little friend!” line, Tony Montana refers to the assailants coming to murder him as “little cockroaches.” It’s not hard to see why cockroaches are held in such low … [Read more...] about How to Make a Cockroach Trap