Flies, unfortunately, are a part of everybody’s lives, some more than others. In some parts of the world and in different fields, flies and maggots can be very useful. In Japan, they are used for pollination; they can be helpful in the medical field to clean out wounds; and they are a great source of food for reptiles, birds and other small animals.
If you have been battling swarms flying black dots, you probably want to know how to get rid of fruit flies. These little annoying flies breed extremely fast and can bother just about everyone. A good first step is to go through your kitchen and put away any fruit or veggies you have lying around, even if they are still fresh. It goes without saying that you should also throw away all rotten produce or freeze those extremely ripe bananas; they will go great in your next smoothie.
Coming home from vacation you may have stepped into your bathroom that’s been unused in a while and seen tiny flies near your drain. If you see a lot of them, you may need drain fly control. They are very small, around a sixth of an inch, and can be a bit fuzzy. These flies are not good at flying and tend to hop around rather than fly. You do not need to worry about getting bit because they do not bite at all. In fact, they do not carry any diseases at all harmful to humans. So as far as flies go, they are pretty harmless.
Short of getting your children to flick all the flies in your home with rubber bands, flies will get in your home, especially in those lovely summer months when the kids are playing in the pool or lawn sprinkler and the door to your home gets opened and shut frequently.
If flies have you and your family going crazy, why not become a DIY pest control operator in your own home and get some fly bait.
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Fruit flies are a tiny, gnat like pest that can be a huge nuisance to home owners, particularly, while trying to enjoy outside family gatherings. There is nothing that says ick like having guests over and watching them battle over their juicy piece of cantaloupe with a swarm of fruit flies. In this article we […]
If you are in any type of customer oriented business, one quick way to end repeat business is with this three letter word; F-L-Y. Consciously or subconsciously, people detest the sight of buzzing flies in any area that they want to spend their hard earned money, but most especially in places that are preparing their […]
Commerical Fruit Fly Control Recommendations Effective fruit fly control in a commercial kitchen can be as much about sanitation as chemical application. One of the number one problems facing professional pest control operators today when working in restaurants is small flies, and in particular fruit flies. We at epestsolutions have put together a commercial fruit fly control kit with the essential components used by professionals to effectively manage fruit flies.
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