Home Remedies to Get Rid of Flies
Flies are exceptionally annoying, and it seems that no matter how quickly people close doors; flies sometimes make their way inside the house and garage. Even more mysteriously, flies seem to appear from nowhere, even when doors haven’t been opened, and window screens are intact. If pesky houseflies inundate your home or garage on a regular basis, and you’re tired of swatting flies all day long, besides patching holes in screens, keeping your kitchen clean, and properly disposing of trash, there are home remedies you can try in an effort to get rid of flies that make their way into your house and garage. Although flypaper isn’t an attractive household accessory, this home remedy for catching flies is extremely effective, and it’s very easy to make.
To make homemade flypaper you’ll need a brown paper bag, scissors, string, and a shallow pan. You’ll also need cup of sweet maple syrup, two tablespoons of brown sugar, and two tablespoons of white sugar. Combine these ingredients in a shallow pan, and cut the brown paper bag into one inch wide strips. Poke a hole in the top of each strip, and thread a string through each hole. Soak the strips in the michael kors canada sticky mixture for about eight hours. Remove the strips from the mixture, and after they stop dripping, hang them in areas where flies are a problem.
Bags of Water
One of the most effective home remedies to get rid of flies involves hanging clear plastic bags of water near outdoor entryways. This might sound like a ridiculous way to get rid of flies, but people who live on farms, and those who operate fruit stands use this home remedy to get rid of flies on a regular basis.
There is more than one theory behind this home remedy, and the first theory hinges on the natural instincts and the poor eyesight of flies. Clear bags of wa michael kors canada ter are said to cast images that to a fly resemble spider webs, and flies steer clear of anything that resembles a web. The other theory claims the reflection of the water disorients flies, and this illusion is said to be an effective way to get rid of flies and greatly control their numbers. Whatever the reason, this home remedy is said to really work.
Simply fill gallon size bags of water about halfway full, and hang the bags outdoor areas where flies are a problem. Suspend the bags near entryways, garage doors, and anywhere else files seem to graze. Simply place food that attracts flies in the bottom of a jar with a lid. Poke a couple of holes in the lid so th michael kors canada e flies can enter the trap. After entering the jar, the flies won’t be able to get back out. This home remedy to help get rid of flies is inexpensive, easy, and this simple homemade flytrap can be thrown away when you’re ready to replace it with a new one. She won a top PMA from Associated Content in 2009 as well as numerous awards for her finel. View profile
The Many Uses of a Brown Paper BagThis article contains many uses for your pile of paper bags. You know, sometimes the best way to convince a fly to behave is simply to have a rational conversation with it. Violence is NOT the answer. Sitting down and calmly explaining how you FEEL to the fly is the most effective approach. Also allowing the fly some quality “time out” will also help you understand that the fly has needs too, and he is indeed a creature of God. Remember, fly swatters KILL flies, and flies are some of Gods most remarkable little creatures.
HotRod 9/10/2013Every time a fly lands it craps or regurgitates. So just remember they should all be killed ASAP.
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Lynn 9/5/2013I tried the water in a baggie. For some reason, the directions I got said to put some pennies in the bag. It didn work at all. During the past few days, I had some big flies in the house. They are very loud and a huge nuisance. When I”m eating, I have to keep waving my hand over the plate to keep them away from my food. I leave my doors wide open so the dog can come and go as he pleases. I hate the filthy buggers.
JACKIE 8/19/2013I just want something very easy, and 100 per cent effective. FLIES HAVE NO USEFUL PURPOSE wHATSOEVER. tHEY SPREAD DISEASE AND MAKE PEOPLE AND ANIMALS SICK.
crochetgirl53 8/16/2013I would really like to find some thing simple to rid my home of these nasty pests. I do use sticky pads, and some of the flies do land there. No matter what I try, just can get the pests out of my house. I have tried several things, but haven had much luck. Am open to any ideas that anyone has on this. Hope someone out there can help
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Sarah 6/27/2013Wait a minute. Flies have rights so they shouldn be killed, yet people should be executed?! What a MORON
Jeff 6/19/2013The person who thinks flies have rights and that people should be executed for swatting them is an idiot and they themself should be swatted. Your sick and you should be institutionalized!!!!!