Flies can be a nuisance and worse, they can carry diseases that are harmful to humans and animals such as typhoid fever, E.coli, cholera, shigellosis and many more diseases. Sometimes no matter how hard you try to keep them out, flies will slip in through an open door or window. Once inside they can land on food and countertops contaminating those surfaces. There are many different types of flies. Our professional pest control technicians can provide reliable service to remove them to protect you and your family from these diseases!
Drain Fly Treatment
While drain flies may not carry disease individually, they can quickly multiply and in large groups carry disease. Drain flies will look for areas of stagnant water that will often have bacteria present. If you notice drain flies around your sink in the kitchen, bathroom, shower, or any room where you have stagnant water itâ€™s important to control their population before they begin to multiply! With the ability to lay 300 eggs in only 48 hours that means prompt attention! They will also find food for their survival near garbage, animal waste, and compost.
If you’ve seen these moth-like flies in your home, our professional pest technicians can provide solutions to remove them. We will review your home to determine the areas of your home where the drain flies are inhabiting and the necessary treatments to keep them away. In addition to our professional treatments, we suggest that homeowners never leaving standing water in areas throughout the home, and never leave dirty mops in buckets of water. By following these suggestions and with our professional treatments we will keep drain flies from multiplying and away from your home permanently.
Fruit Fly Treatment
Fruit flies may be small, but they can be a nuisance and disease spreading once they are in your home! Fruit flies like warm, moist areas so you may find them in your kitchen near overly ripe or rotting fruit and in your bathroom as well. According to research fruit flies can transfer germs containing bacteria such as:
- E coli.
After contacting us for a pest control treatment, you’ll want to start cleaning your countertops right away. The female fruit fly can lay up to 500 eggs at once and the larvae like to eat on the overly ripe and rotting fruits. If any fruit is questionable, better to play it safe and throw it away.
Our pest control technicians will apply the proper treatment to rid your home of these pesky intruders. The sooner we begin treatment the better to keep females from reproducing. With clean countertops, removal of ripe fruit and our treatments, fruit flies can be removed from your home.