This roach does not require as much moister as the German roach so it can survive in dryer areas. Because of this we can find this roach in offices, warehouse, storages, residential homes, schools, motorhomes, and public buildings. This species is known to hide in high locations like crown molding, shelves, closets and art frames.
Controlling the Problem!
To control the Brownbanded cockroaches, it is important to do a thorough inspection. This roach is found in places around the kitchen like pantries closets and furniture. Knowing this, it is important to service these areas with a residual product to kill the roaches on the way to and from its food source. Baits can also be used to attract this roach out of its hiding place.