Flies can be a nuisance when buzzing around the home particularly if in large numbers. However, some species of flies also pose a health risk.
In particular, house flies can transmit a wide range of disease-causing microbes, including those responsible for food poisoning, dysentery, tuberculosis, cholera and parasitic worm infections.
Mosquitoes are associated with a variety of human diseases including malaria and West Nile Virus; mosquitoes also transmit the organism associated with dog heartworm.
Mosquito bites can be very irritating and distressing.
There are thousands of different species of flies but the most common fly problems are caused by:
To some extent, you can prevent fly activity by minimizing food sources and larval habitat:
Finally, you can help prevent flies and mosquitoes from entering your home:
Although many homeowners struggle with do it yourself pest control products, the results are often less than satisfactory. Small problems can develop into large ones and this is when many people seek out the services of a pest control professional.
Ehrlich technicians are skilled, extensively trained and experienced professionals – they are state certified licensed pest control technicians. They understand the habits of pest species and use that knowledge to choose the proper control methods and to develop an effective control program. They also have respect for you, your home, your family and your time.
At Ehrlich Pest Control, we pride ourselves on fast, responsive service every day. We are always available 24 hours a day for any emergency pest concerns that may develop and all appointments are scheduled at times that are convenient for you our customer.
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