You love your indoor plants, but you cannot stand those tiny gnats that are attracted to them! You have tried different sprays and other products, but nothing seems to work as well as you would like. Not to worry though, because we’ve tested out numerous products and today we are going over what we’ve found
Although flies are an essential part of our healthy ecosystem, they are also annoying and sometimes even dangerous pests when they come into contact with humans. With over 120,000 different species of flies throughout the world and 18,000 species in the United States, flies are some of the most common insects we come across. Are
Love bugs have a darling name, but these pests have long been considered a great nuisance. During mating season, these insects can swarm in the millions, and their acidic bodies can damage the paint on cars and homes. The good news is, love bugs are not dangerous to people, pets, or the environment. They do
Bull knats are not only an incredible nuisance, but they can also be dangerous to people, pets, and wildlife. These annoying pests produce painful bites that can draw blood, and they often attack in swarms. Like mosquitoes, bull knats can even spread diseases, though luckily they are not known to spread serious diseases to humans.
Flies are certainly annoying. Worse, they can be hazardous to our health and even lead to a larger pest infestation if they’re not quickly taken care of. Unfortunately, flies can be difficult to get rid of, especially during warmer months or in regions with lots of land, property with a number of animals, or commercial
There are many species of biting flies in the United States, which can make it difficult to identify a particular pest that’s bothering you. Biting flies are not only annoying, but they can also be harmful to your health. These pests typically feed on both human and animal blood and can even transmit harmful diseases.
How are flies getting in my house? This is likely a question you’re asking yourself, especially if you’ve noticed an influx of flies around your home. An abundance of flies in your house could be a sign of a serious infestation, and the more flies you have the worse the infestation is. Flies are problematic
If you’ve found yourself here, chances are you’ve discovered maggots in your trash can. Coming across these fleshy colored worm-like grubs can be nauseating, but the good news is that it’s actually not that difficult to figure out how to kill maggots and keep them from coming back. The bad news is that if you
Flies. They are a nuisance pest throughout the entire world. Flies are common in almost every region and active during almost every season. Flies are annoying, but they can also be dangerous and unsanitary. Luckily, there are a plethora of products and systems put in place to help repel and prevent flies from becoming overwhelming
When we think of flies, many of us think of the common house fly. These flies are large, easy to see, and generally harmless despite their filthy lifestyle. But not many of us are familiar with the small flies that can be common home invaders. So, if you’re dealing with small flies in house problems
There are different types of flies in the United States, and some are worse than others. The green fly is one such filth feeder, known for its nasty habits of feeding on decay and feces. Worse, it is a prolific breeder who has been known to carry and transmit bacteria to foods, causing illness and
No matter where you are in the United States, you know about and have experienced flies. These pests are annoying, unsanitary, and in some cases even dangerous. But did you know that the types of flies you may be dealing with can range from common house flies to flies the size of a felt-tip marker
Most of us associate flies with unsanitary conditions, rotting garbage, decay and filth. This is especially true when it comes to the flesh fly. While flesh flies are not the most common fly known to infiltrate homes in large numbers, and rarely does one encounter a flesh fly infestation, these insects can be bothersome and
Smaller than mosquitoes but delivering a similar (or sometimes even worse) bite, no see ums are an obnoxious pest you’ve probably encountered more than once during the spring and summer months. For many of us living in the United States, no see ums have simply become a staple of the warmer seasons. Of course, that
Are you dealing with phorid flies? These home-invading pests can be particularly nasty due to their unsanitary habits and the fact that they can reproduce so rapidly in and outside of homes. These flies are particularly problematic for hospitals and restaurants as they are attracted to open wounds, human food sources, and piping. Worse, they
It’s smack in the middle of summer, so chances are you aren’t seeing too many cluster flies hanging around inside your home. However, as soon as the weather gets cool and the leaves begin to change, you may start to notice these annoying pests flying around and clustering near windows, in attics, or along doorways.
Gnats are not only a common and highly annoying pest in the United States, but some types of gnats can spread illnesses and bacteria through a bite or even by simply landing on surfaces or foods we humans consume. Whether you’re dealing with a large infestation of gnats in your home or you’re working to
Fruit flies aren’t only annoying, but they can also spread bacteria to the foods they land on. Attracted primarily to overripe fruits and fermentation like alcohol, wine, beer, and even vinegar, fruit flies are common household pests that can be active all year round inside our homes. Are you dealing with fruit flies? If so,
There’s nothing more annoying than sitting down to enjoy a glass of wine or beer and being bombarded by tiny flying insects. And no one likes going to grab an apple from the fruit bowl only to stir up a swarm of annoying little flies. Often confused for gnats, fruit flies are more than just
Drain flies are a common pest in many American households. Because they thrive in damp conditions and live on the organic materials that build up in our drains naturally over time, it is easy to get a drain fly infestation. Luckily, drain flies are not poisonous and don’t carry any diseases that can be harmful
Fungus gnats are tiny, annoying insects that you’ve likely seen flying around your houseplants at one point or another. They don’t actually bite or harm humans in any way, but your plants are a different story. Fungus gnats and their larvae can go from a minor nuisance to a major infestation very quickly. This is
House flies are some of the oldest and most successful insects in the world. Found practically everywhere, flies can be more than just annoying pests. Flies are unsanitary and known to spread disease. Worse, many of the rumors you’ve heard about flies are actually true. Yes, they do defecate when they land. Yes, they “vomit”