Orange County's Ultimate Guide To Fly Control: How To Keep Flies Away For Good

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Flies are common pests to find flying around your house, and most of the time, a rolled-up magazine or fly swatter is enough to get rid of one. But sometimes, large numbers of flies can enter homes and become a significant problem. Whether you are currently dealing with an invasion of flies or looking to prevent one, this guide is for you.

We'll begin by describing the types of flies that frequently invade local homes and review the issues and risks they can cause. We'll also provide some of our best solutions for keeping flies out of the house. Learn more about fly control in Orange County and how to get rid of these pests for good with The PEST Group.

Unveiling The Mystery Of Flies: How To Identify Different Fly Species

Most types of flies are similar in appearance, having two wings, six legs, and antennae. But learning to identify the different species can help to determine what attracts them and the best way to control them. The following list describes the most likely flies to infest Orange County homes:

  • House flies are dark gray, with slightly hairy bodies and red compound eyes.

  • Fruit flies are tiny and have tan bodies with black or gray abdomens.

  • Drain flies have gray fuzzy bodies and wings and appear moth-like.

  • Bottle flies have metallic coloring, usually green, blue, bronze, purple, or black.

If you have trouble identifying the species of fly causing problems around your home, the pros at The PEST Group are here to help. Contact us today to learn more about our fly control services or to request a free inspection.

Troublesome Presence Of Flies In Your Home: Common Issues And Risks

Flies pick up pathogens while they live, breed, and feed on decaying matter, including garbage and feces. When they enter your home, flies in the kitchen can spread these disease organisms onto your food and surfaces. Flies can lay hundreds of eggs in their short lifetimes, which become reproductive adults quickly, in some cases, in less than a week.

The best way to avoid a severe infestation is to contact the pros at the first signs of fly activity. The experts at The PEST Group can help you to get rid of these pests, and any potential breeding sites in your home, to help protect your family. Contact us today with any questions or to schedule an appointment.

Effective Fly Prevention Methods: Keep Flies At Bay

Proactive prevention is the simplest and most effective way to avoid an infestation. Here are some tips to help keep flies away from your Orange County property and out of your home:

  • Regularly remove pet waste from the yard.

  • Check that all of your screens are intact.

  • Take the garbage out frequently and place it in receptacles with tight lids.

  • Keep the kitchen neat and sanitary.

  • Regularly clean drains and garbage disposals.

Combining your efforts with professional pest control measures is the best way to keep flies away for good. Contact us today at The PEST Group to learn more about how our fly control services can help to deter these troublesome pests.

Professional Pest Control For Fly Control: Why Hire Experts

If you have been trying to get rid of flies in the house, and nothing seems to be working, it is time to call in the pros. The PEST Group's fly pest control services will eliminate flies and breeding sites around your property. Contact us today to request your free inspection and get rid of troublesome flies for good.

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