Flies are an almost unavoidable nuisance in most homes, especially during the warmer parts of the year. However, there are steps you can take to minimize the presence of flies in your house.
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If you've already removed any garbage that might be attracting your flies but they are still pestering you, you can get rid of flies in the house by putting out bowls filled with vinegar or wine mixed with dish soap, which will trap the flies. You can also try placing fly-repellant herbs like basil and mint around your home. If nothing is working, you can also try sprinkling some non-toxic insecticide over your houseplants and garbage cans. For more ways you can get rid of pesky flies, like using essential oils, light traps, and fly tape, keep reading!
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A combination of high-quality fly traps, baits and insecticide sprays will do the trick in eliminating a fly infestation. Before applying any products, we recommend doing a clean up around your porch and yard. Take out and seal any outdoor garbage cans, pick up any pet waste and cover any outdoor food.
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