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American Cockroach Treatment


1 cockroach means 100 more

How do we get rid of pesty American Cockroach Treatment?

Call Surekill on 4341 5585 to make a booking!


Below is our guide to a successful American Cockroach Treatment. 

  • Booking Information

  • Customer Preparations

  • Treatment

  • After Treatment 

  • How to Keep American Cockroaches Away?

  • For American Cockroach behaviour, lifecycle and facts press the "American Cockroach" Button




Booking Information

Job Booking - Time and Duration

American Cockroach Treatment duration is approximately 45 minutes.

Jobs are booked with a time allocation of arrival for example between 10 am and 12 noon. then treatment time needs to be considered if the Technician arrives at 12 noon. Please note the treatment will not be finished until approximatel 1pm.



Weather Conditions 

American Cockroach treatment cannot be done if it is raining or rain is imminent. Surekill will ring you to arrange another appointment.

Insurance and Australian Standards

Surekill Pest Control Pty Ltd is insured by Pacific International. Our Technicians are licensed by the Environmental Protection Authority EPA. Our Trainees complete the Rapid Training Course and receive on the job training. Our Technicians are trained to deliver a service in accordance with the Australian Standards.


Free Service Period

American Cockroach Treatment has a 3 Month Free Service Period. Our Surekill Technician will come back out within the month of treatment if you are still having a American Cockroach problem.  


How to prepare for an American Cockroach Treatment?

Minimise any clutter or rubbish 

Treatment Time

Close windows
 Access into roof and subfloor
Remove pets from area being treated and their bowls
Store goods in plastic storage containers (no cardboard boxes)
Turn off airconitioner during treatment
Inform technican of water tank location
Cover fish ponds and bird cages
Chemical sensitive people should leave until chemical dried & premise fully ventilated


Discuss and Inspect

Our Surekill Technician will take the time to discuss your flea problem. They will inspect the environment to get an understanding of the problem. Also they will conduct a Enviornmental Inspection Report to make sure that it is safe to conduct the treatment as required by the EPA (Environment Protection Authority). 


Spray inside and outside property

The Surekill Pest Control Technician will spray all surfaces in which the American Cockroach is known and seen to be active.


  • Spray inside areas: skirting boards

  • Spray outside areas: yard, patio, verandas, decks



Payment Options are cash, credit, eftpos or cheque.


Unless specific written arrangements has been provided then full contract price shall be due and payable and recoverable by the Surekill Technician on commencement of the intial treatment.

Dust subfloor and roof void

The Surekill Pest Control Technician will use Dragnet dust in the subfloor and roof void. It is a flushing agent that has a good residual life.

After Treatment

Pest Management

Our Surekill Technician will discuss your Pest Management Plan when they are at your property. This will include how long until your next treatment and that we will send you a reminder letter. 


Let the Technician know if you have any other pest problems or concerns that you want treated or monitored. They will be able to discuss it with you and  include it in your Pest Management Plan.

Dead Cockroaches

After treatment might notice dead American cockroaches on the ground and/or them dying and moving slowly around. The treatment is working. It takes approximately 21 days before you will see no more activity. 

Avoid contact with treated surfaces until chemical agent has dried

How to Keep American Cockroaches Away?

Keep food and water sources unavailable 
Seal cracks and crevices
Fix leaking pipes
Clear away piles on property
Door Draft Excluders
Renewal Letter

Your Pest Management Plan will let us know when to send you a reminder for your next treatment. A renewal letter or email will be sent to you to advise that your pest treatment is due.  Our Surekill Technician looks forward to seeing you again and keeping your environment pest free!

Contact Surekill 

Please contact our friendly staff to arrange your next American Cockroach Treatment!




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