If you have ever been to a picnic or a barbecue, you may have noticed a small swarm of fruit flies hovering over a bowl of macaroni salad. Not only are these fruit flies annoying but also they bring germs and bacteria to the party. A good tip for when you are having an outdoor… Read more Tips and Steps To Prevent Fruit Flies
It may sound crazy, the term fruit fly traps but they do exist. But there are ways to trap these annoying pests. There are a few ways store bought traps that you can use; there is the bug zapper. These are from the 90′s; they light up and when a fly or insect hits the… Read more Fruit Fly Traps
You may not think that Fruit Flies pose a health risk but they are insects and all insects pose a health risk if they hang around long enough. Fruit Flies generally hang around because there is food lying around. Fruit Flies have a life cycle of about 10 days and it doesn’t seem like much… Read more Health Risks from Fruit Flies
Flies are small flying insects that are often attracted to human settlements because of the food available. These are not only annoying pests, they also spread diseases from contaminated food to uncontaminated ones. If you have noticed flies in the kitchen or bathroom, they may be reproducing in the sink pipes. This is a problem… Read more Can flies reproduce in the pipes of my sink?
A fruit fly is a small insect and coffee that looks like a miniature version of a home fly. Fruit flies tend to gather around decaying fruit, garbage, stagnant water, and decaying flesh. When the fruit flies appear, they can get inside the food and become a risk for your health and that of your… Read more The secret to eliminating the fruit fly
Know thy enemy! Common household fruit flies grow from egg to adult in just 8-10 days. There are four stages in this growth process; egg, larva, pupa, and adult. Following is a (very) brief description of each of them. Stage 1: Egg Fruit flies can lay up to 500 eggs in their lifetime of less… Read more The Fruit Fly Life Cycle