Cockroaches, fleas, bees, and other problem insects are known to carry many diseases and parasites that can infect humans. Cockroaches transmit disease-producing organisms such as bacteria, protozoa, and viruses from their bodies to food and eating utensils as they forage around your kitchen. Different forms of food poisoning, dysentery, and diarrhea, are the principal diseases transmitted by cockroaches.
Many people are allergic to bee, hornet, and wasp stings causing anything from localized swelling and itching to nausea, diarrhea, dizziness, and even anaphylactic shock for those who are severely allergic.
Bed Bugs can cause itching and loss of sleep. Sometimes the itching can lead to excessive scratching that can sometimes increase the chance of a secondary skin infection.
Bed bug bites can cause welts and rashes that itch and cause discomfort.
Carpenter ants can cause serious structural damage to your home or business.
Many types of insects can cause structural damage to your home or commercial property. Carpenter ants are probably the most notorious example of insect related property damage. They are capable of damaging any wood in which they nest. They can burrow through the wood framing of your home or business, costing thousands of dollars in repair work, and severely weakening the building structure if not controlled.