Dobson flies are very large insects and not flies. They have large wings and mandibles which exagerate their appearance. These insects are common around streams where they lay eggs. The larvae are popular as fishing bait.
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Deer flies are large and bite their host. Females must feed to produce eggs, so they tear skin using their mouth. Bites can cause serious reactions. The usual diet is nectar and honeydew. They don’t often come indoors.
Conniff flies are generally considered a nuisance. If flies are present, its because of something they know. Flies transmit disease and deposit eggs in garbage, droppings, or carcasses. Their presence signals inspection.
What came first: the fly or the mold? Damp areas attract several types of flies. Fungus gnats, moth flies, phorid flies, and fruit flies are a few. Finding and removing the breeding ground is essential to elimination.
Black flies have a painful bite. Its used when feeding to tear the skin and consume blood. Some have allergic reactions to the saliva. Black flies live mostly near streams, and their larvae develop in the water.
“Biting fly” is used to describe several different types of flies: black flies, deer flies, horseflies, sand flies, and stable flies. Flies have one set of wings unlike other insects. They are difficult to control outdoors.
Prevention is the best method to keep rodents out of a house. Ensure all openings to the outside are sealed with proper materials. Keep counters clean, food properly stored, trash sealed, and all of it away from the ground.
Termites can devastate a home. They feed on the products used in construction. Signs of damage are hollowed wood, mud tunnels at the foundation, piles of wings or swarms, blistered paint, and minimal water damage on walls.
The first step in controlling bedbugs is finding their hideout. Once located, a plan of action can be enacted. High heat, inescticides, and powders are all good at eliminating bedbugs. Consult a pest control expert for help.