Nobody likes flies. It’s safe to say we pretty much all have a universal dislike—perhaps even hatred—for these pests. They are annoying and, frankly, disgusting. But it goes beyond that. Flies are very efficient at carrying and spreading germs, diseases and other nasty stuff. It’s unsanitary, and unhealthy. Plus, flies can also attract other types […]
Flea control with granules is a very important step in the flea control process for outdoors. Applying a quick knock down insecticide such as Tengard and then following with a long term granule application will assist in making your flea control effective and work for the entire season.
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Food debris and other materials that get trapped in sink drains make them a very attractive place for flies, fruit flies and other insects. This can present a challenge for the affected homeowner because it’s hard to battle drain-based infestations—and there are also the considerations of safety for dishes, utensils and other items that might […]
Flies can be among the most annoying common household pests. Not only is their buzzing very annoying, but they can help spread germs and disease. Trying to defeat a swarm of flies with a flyswatter can be frustrating, ineffective and time-consuming. When it comes to weapons you can use in battling flies, fly traps are […]
We’ve all had the designated fly killer assigned in our homes. They were the ones with the best hand and the fastest speed and they could kill a fly with a newspaper or swatter with their eyes closed. Well, eventually we all grow up and lose that designated fly killer. Luckily, we have a solution […]
Getting rid of flies can be annoying and sometimes difficult. There are more than 120,000 different species in the world and although most of them live only about 3 weeks, they are consistently reproducing. Each female fly lays about 500 eggs in her lifetime and those eggs become larvae within about a day and then in less than a week they are fully grown and ready to mate. Most of the time flies populate in areas where they can find rotten natural materials or feces. In those areas fly control is especially important.
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.