If you've spent any amount of time around a sizable body of fresh water such as a pond or lake during the summer months, you've probably seen a waterbug or two. Waterbugs are frequently mistaken for cockroaches, but these two insects are classified under different categories.
Waterbugs have some distinct features that will help you identify them including:
Waterbugs typically do not like to take up residence inside of homes as they prefer living near the water. However, waterbugs still do find their way into homes across the Lubbock, Texas area. This particular pest is attracted to a variety of food sources such as: