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How to keep flies out of your home

Espresso Logo By Véronique Harvey of Espresso | Slide 1 of 11: It’s no secret that houseflies are attracted to garbage, leftover food, sugary drinks and alcohol, scum at the bottom of drains, as well as animal excrement and carcasses. Luckily, you can usually avoid them by keeping your home clean and tidy. But if a few pesky flies do happen to find their way into your home and your trusty fly swatter isn’t enough to take care of them, you can always try our 10 tips to keep flies in check in your home and yard during the summer.

How to keep flies out of your home

It’s no secret that houseflies are attracted to garbage, leftover food, sugary drinks and alcohol, scum at the bottom of drains, as well as animal excrement and carcasses. Luckily, you can usually avoid them by keeping your home clean and tidy. But if a few pesky flies do happen to find their way into your home and your trusty fly swatter isn’t enough to take care of them, you can always try our 10 tips to keep flies in check in your home and yard during the summer.

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