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True flies are insects of the order Diptera, their name deriving from the Greek δι- di- "two" and from πτερόν pteron "wings". Insects of this order use only a single pair of wings to fly, with the hind wings having become advanced mechanosensory organs called dumbbells, which act as sensors of high-speed rotational motion and allow dipterians to practice. advanced level aerobatics. Diptera are a large order containing about 1,000,000 species, including horse flies, crane flies, hoverflies and others, although only about 125,000 species have been described.

Flies are common household pests that spread disease by contaminating food and various other surfaces. Some flies, like deer and horse flies, even bite! Show them who owns this house using various chemical traps, repellents and sprays. As you eliminate the flies, find ways to keep them from entering your home by cleaning up trash and other sources of infestation. By consistently using these treatments, you can make your home less attractive to flies as a source of food and shelter.

Prevention tips and recommendations

  • Trapping and catching flies
  • Regularly clean areas likely to attract flies
  • Install mosquito nets if necessary
  • Make sure waste is in tightly closed containers
  • Make sure to keep the kitchen clean and make sure food is in tightly closed containers
  • Use insecticides last and as little as possible.