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How to Get Rid of Flies

Using a professional fly control service is the most effective way to guarantee the complete removal of flies from your business. Your Rentokil expert will follow the ERDM approach to ensure your long-term protection to get rid of flies:

  • Exclusion - Proofing of doors, windows, roof vents, etc. to prevent flies entering a premises.
  • Restriction - General good housekeeping practices to remove possible fly breeding sites.
  • Destruction - Use of the correct fly control treatment for your individual circumstances.
  • Monitoring - Inspection during regular visits.

Wondering how to get rid of flies?  Contact Rentokil today for an effective solution to get rid of flies. If you are looking for some practical advice in the meanwhile, we have some great tips to help you keep flies out of your house.

How To Get Rid of House Flies

There are practical measures you can take to deter house flies, such as thorough cleaning which can get rid of flies breeding spots, removing potential areas for flies to lay eggs, as they can reproduce very quickly.

Removing decaying food such as meat, fruit, vegetables and faeces as these attract the common house fly. Fruit flies like sugary substances and will feed on overripe fruit, spilled soft drinks and alcohol. Drain flies typically seek moist areas to lay their eggs, so keeping your property and drains clean and dry as possible will reduce opportunities for them to breed.

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Rentokil Fly Treatments

Once a survey of your premises is complete, your Rentokil expert will recommend a fly control treatment program specially for your needs. It may include one, or a combination, of the following:

  • Housekeeping and hygiene recommendations
  • Baits
  • Dusting powders
  • Sprays
  • Fogs
  • Aerosol mists
  • Electronic Fly Killers

Used in conjunction with Exclusion, Restriction and Monitoring practices you will have effective, long-term protection from flies for your business.

On-going Protection with Lumnia

Rentokil’s Lumnia range of Electronic Fly Killers are highly effective glue board fly units that trap the insects inside the unit, avoiding contamination on the surfaces below.

Need a professional solution to your fly problem? Call Rentokil today on +27 211 410 970 or contact us online to effectively get rid of flies.


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