- Are often raised as food for pets such as reptiles, amphibians, and birds
- Yellowish-brown body with three dark stripes across the head
- In order to attract females, Males chirp by rubbing their hind legs together
House crickets are a common type of cricket is often bred in captivity. They prefer dark, warm, and humid places and thrive in cellars, basements, and other areas of the home. They aren’t a threat to humans but their chirping can be annoying and large numbers can create a mess. Removing these pests starts with pest proofing and ensuring that no more pests can enter your home. A Horizons technician will discuss with you a plan to ensure that pests are fully and permanently removed.