Updated: December 27, 2022

Flying Pests

There are many different types of flying pests that can become a nuisance around the home. Some of the most common include flies, mosquitoes, and moths. While most of these pests are more annoying than anything else, some can pose a serious health risk. Mosquitoes, for example, can transmit diseases like malaria and West Nile virus.

The best way to deal with flying pests is to prevent them from getting inside in the first place. Keep doors and windows closed as much as possible, and repair any screens that have holes in them. If you do find yourself dealing with a flying pest problem, there are a number of different insecticides that can be used to get rid of them. Be sure to follow the directions on the label carefully, and always wear gloves and a mask when applying insecticides.

Here are different types of flying pests and articles on prevent, manage and get rid of them: