American Cockroach Treatment

ONE Cockroach means 100s more

Do you want American Cockroaches killed?

Phone Surekill on 4341 5585 to eliminate your problem.

  • Aim is to kill American Cockroaches

  • Target is to use the best products that are safe for your family and pets

  • Ask about our Pest Maintenance Program - Gold, Silver and Bronze

Booking Information

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Job Booking - Time & Duration

American Cockroach Treatment duration is approximately 1 hour. Jobs are booked with a time allocation of arrival for example between 10 am and 12 noon, the the treatment time needs to be considered. If the Technician arrives at 12 noon. Please note the treatment will not be finished until approximately 1pm. 

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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 a training course and then receive ongoing on the job training. Our Technicians are trained to deliver a service in accordance with Australian Standards. 


Weather Conditions

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

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Service Period

American Cockroach  Treatment has a 3 month service period. Call out fee $50. Our Surekill Technician will come back out within the service period if you are still having an American Cockroach problem.

How Do I prepare for an American cockroach treatment?

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Minimise any Clutter or Rubbish

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Store Goods in Plastic Containers
(no cardboard boxes)

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Close Windows

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Turn Off Air-Conditioner 

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Provide access into roof and subfloor


Remove pets from areas being treated and their bowls


Cover fish ponds and bird cages

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Inform Technician of water tank location

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Chemical Sensitive People should leave until chemical has dried and premises are fully Ventilated


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Discuss and Inspect

Our Surekill Technician will take the time to discuss your American Cockroach problem They will inspect the environment to get an understanding of the problem. Also they will conduct a Environmental Inspection Report to make sure that it is safe to conduct the treatments required by the EPA (Environmental Protective Authority). 

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Payment Options are cash, cheque EFTPOS, credit card.


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



The Surekill 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, veranda and decks.



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

After treatment

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Avoid Contact

Avoid contact with treated surfaces until the chemical agent has dried.

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Dead Cockroaches

After treatment you might notice dead cockroach 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.

How to keep American cockroaches away?

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Pest Maintenance Programs

Surekill offers three Pest Maintenance Programs that are designed to target pests on your premises. The American Cockroach is included in all 3 Pest Maintenance Programs

Ask about our Gold, Silver and Bronze Pest Maintenance Programs

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Seal Cracks and Crevices


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Fix Leaking Pipes


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Clear Away Piles on Properties


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Door Draft Excluders


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Keeping in Touch

Your Friends in Pest Control will keep you updated with reminder texts for your next treatments. Our Surekill Technicians look forward to seeing you again and assisting in keeping your environment pest free.