La Puente Fly Control626-774-5294 There are more than 15,000 species of flies in North America. The lifespan of a fly can be anywhere from eight days to two months (in some cases even a year), depending on the species. Flies are a very common pest everywhere throughout the world excluding the polar ice caps; still not quite a desirable reason to live there. Flies are a quite the inconvenience due to the fact that it won’t take long to have an infestation when they are not properly attended to. It only takes one pair of flies to produce more than one million offspring in just a couple of weeks. Helpful Details About Flies Flies will have around half of a billion micro-organisms in their gut and across their body at any given time. As you realize, flies will certainly land on many surface areas though they prefer the even more horrible surface areas like trash. This is likewise a means for spreading out condition to individuals and pets. A fly’s two wings keep them from being able to continuously fly. Due to this, every time they land, they leave behind thousands of bacteria that you can’t see. When you see one land on food, silverware, plates, etc., there could quickly be germs present and should be cleaned appropriately to avoid possible disease from the infected surface area. Diarrhea, meningitis and food poisioning are just a few of the possible diseases contracted from this type of contamination. If you’re sick of having flies on your property then give La Puente Pest Control & Exterminator a call at 626-774-5294 today to see how we can assist and for some practical suggestions from reputable professionals!