Likely to gravitate in dark, warm locations, many homeowners notice that cockroaches inhabit their bathrooms, closets, and kitchens. Ranging in color from light brown to black, the type of cockroach has much to do with the location they are likely to be found.
The German cockroach is the most common species found in houses, apartments, hotels and other institutions in the United States.
From Their Home…
Cockroaches hang out in damp and unsanitary places (drains, bathrooms, sewers).
…to Your Home
Filth and germs from these areas are spread into food storage areas, utensils, plates, bowls, and countertops, when the cockroaches move about.