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September 2013

Get Rid of Flies

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The key is proper sanitation and housekeeping to control flies. Following these following steps will help you limit and control flies.

  1. Remove garbage at least 3 times per week.
  2. Get garbage cans with tightly fitted lids.
  3. Keep garbage cans as far away from doors and windows as possible.
  4. Keep doors and windows closed or properly screened.
  5. Pick up animal droppings.
  6. Remove dead animals or birds that have died in or around your home, walls and attic.
  7. Keep exposed food covered.
  8. Do not over water houseplants.
  9. Clean up under tables and hard to reach areas.
  10. Unclog all drains.
  11. Use fly traps, sprays or baits to kill and control flies indoors.

If you have tried these steps and still have a problem, contact Pratt Pest Management today!